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Specifying Structural and Nonstructural Steel Framing per IBC 2018

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About This Program

Having an up to date specification starts with understanding what is in the building code. This course reviews the requirements that steel framing must meet to be compliant to IBC 2018. It covers the standards for manufacturing tolerances, minimum thickness and protective coatings. Participants will also review fire-rated partitions.

Session Takeaways

  • Gain awareness of new standards to specify per IBC 2018
  • Define structural and nonstructural studs
  • List and describe material, manufacturing, coating, and installation requirements
  • Identify characteristics of fire-rated assemblies

Learning Units

CSI: 1.0 LU
*May be submitted for domain specific learning units to CDT, CCS, CCCA, and/or CCPR recertification.
AIA: 1.0 LU/HSW*
*Submitted for credit and awaiting confirmation.

Relevant Practices

Specifying/Information Management
Product Selection/Specification
Construction Management/Construction
Ownership/Property Management


  • Brad Vrana, CSI, LEED Green Associate

    Brad Vrana has been in the steel framing industry for 14 years. He started with Dietrich Metal Framing in the Boonton, NJ office in 2006. After the merger with ClarkWestern he became Territory Manager for the NYC metropolitan area. In 2021 Brad obtained his LEED Green Associate credential. For the last 4 years, Brad has been the Architectural and Technical Sales Manager for the Northeast.

August 4, 2021
Wed 2:00 PM EDT

Duration 1H 0M

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