Introduction to Building Codes and Standards

Introduction to Building Codes and Standards

About this course

Learning Format:

eBook / Article

Description:

Building codes are the lesser known authority behind the design, construction, and occupation of the built environment. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has put together a white paper with the aim to help architects and construction professionals develop a basic understanding of current model codes and practices. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Discover the origin of building codes and their impact on the built environment. 
  • Familiarize yourself with current code development processes.
  • Learn which national organizations have influence and jurisdiction over building codes. 
  • Understand the distinctions between building codes, building standards, and building rating systems. 
Continuing Education Credit:

This course has been approved by these organizations and associations.

Course Title: Introduction to Building Codes and Standards
Course Number: PC-288
Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
Credit: 1.0 AIA LU

Procore's Continuing Education courses may fulfill state licensing requirements. When a course is completed, a certificate of completion is provided. It is up to the construction professional to submit their certificates of completion to their state licensing board to request credit for participating in a Procore Continuing Education course. 

Curriculum

  • Read eBook
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!
  • We want to hear from you!

About this course

Learning Format:

eBook / Article

Description:

Building codes are the lesser known authority behind the design, construction, and occupation of the built environment. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has put together a white paper with the aim to help architects and construction professionals develop a basic understanding of current model codes and practices. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Discover the origin of building codes and their impact on the built environment. 
  • Familiarize yourself with current code development processes.
  • Learn which national organizations have influence and jurisdiction over building codes. 
  • Understand the distinctions between building codes, building standards, and building rating systems. 
Continuing Education Credit:

This course has been approved by these organizations and associations.

Course Title: Introduction to Building Codes and Standards
Course Number: PC-288
Delivery Name: Procore Technologies
Curriculum Group Name: AIA Providers
Credit: 1.0 AIA LU

Procore's Continuing Education courses may fulfill state licensing requirements. When a course is completed, a certificate of completion is provided. It is up to the construction professional to submit their certificates of completion to their state licensing board to request credit for participating in a Procore Continuing Education course. 

Curriculum

  • Read eBook
  • Quiz
  • Congratulations! You've completed a Procore Continuing Education course!
  • We want to hear from you!