Be aware of life/safety/welfare codes as they relate to design. Have understanding of extent to which design professionals must research all aspects of FBC, Residential. Have insight into specific codes concerning residential design and construction.
Design Arts Seminars’ “Home Study: FBC Advanced Course – Residential” details the requirements of Florida’s residential building code, which architects, interior designers and contractors must follow in the design and construction of one- and two-family residential housing with no more than three stories. This course directly addresses the provisions of the Florida Building Code, Residential, including these sections: Planning, Means of Egress, Foundations, Floors/Walls/Ceilings, Plumbing/Electrical/Mechanical Systems.
IDCEC Subject Code:
6 Codes and Standards
6.2 Building Codes