2015 International Building Code Essentials (Commercial) - Building Code Essentials, based on the 2015 International Building Code® explores those code provisions essential to understanding the application of the IBC® in a straightforward and easy-to-read format. The user-friendly approach of the text simplifies critical concepts so that users can achieve a more complete understanding of the code’s intent. Full-color illustrations, examples and simplified tables assist the reader in visualizing the code requirements. This up-to-date, step-by-step guide to understanding and applying the code provisions makes it an invaluable companion guide to the IBC® for both new and experienced code users.
- Topic organization reflects the intent of the IBC and facilitates understanding and application of the code provisions
- Detailed full-color illustrations and tables enhance comprehension of code provisions and assist in visualizing complex issues
- Practical, on-the-job scenarios provide real-world context and explanations for applying the code
- References to corresponding code sections provide added value as a companion guide to the IBC
- Glossary of code and construction terms clarifies their meaning in the context of the code
2015 International Building Code (Commercial) - The scope of the International Building Code® (IBC®) includes all buildings except detached one- and two-family dwellings and townhouses up to three stories.
2015 International Building Code Study companion (Commercial) - The 2015 International Building Code® Study Companion is a comprehensive self-study guide for the requirements of the 2015 International Building Code®. It addresses occupancy classification, types of construction, fire protection systems, fire-resistance-rated construction, means of egress, and more. The Companion’s 18 study sessions provide practical learning assignments and contain specific learning objectives, applicable code text and commentary, and a list of questions summarizing key points for study. A 35-question quiz is provided at the end of each study session enabling users to test their knowledge of the material. An answer key indicates the correct response and reference for each of the 630 total questions.
- 60-question online quiz
- 18 study sessions
- 630 total study questions with answer key and code references
- Applicable code text and code clarification
- Helpful illustrations provide additional clarification of provisions