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2018 IBC and IEBC Significant Structural Changes

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The 2018 Significant Structural Changes webinar discusses changes to the International Building Code (IBC) and International Existing Building Code (IEBC) structural provisions. Changes to loads, inspection and material requirements are discussed. Differences between the new and existing building codes are highlighted. Also addressed are changes to the 2016 edition of ASCE 7 which affect determination of design criteria in the IBC for environmental loads including wind, seismic, snow and rain criteria.

  • Course will award 1.5 hours of continuing education
  • This course is Diamond Review approved in 49 states. New York does not accept hours from recordings.


  • Sandra Hyde, P.E.

    Sandra Hyde, P.E., is a Senior Staff Engineer with the International Code Council (ICC) where she develops books and seminars about the structural provisions of the International Building Code (IBC), International Existing Building Code (IEBC) and International Residential Code (IRC). Sandra has co-authored the Significant Changes to the 2018 IBC, the Special Inspection Manual, and multiple editions of the Significant Changes to the IRC and Guide to the IRC Wood Wall Bracing Provisions. 
    She creates seminars for each of these books as well as other structural topics. Sandra has prior experience in manufacturing and research of engineered wood products with Weyerhaeuser and is a Registered Civil Engineer.

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May 22, 2018
Tue 12:00 PM CDT

Duration 1H 30M

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