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The safety of Indiana citizens is why we offer critical and timely educational opportunities.

Upcoming events

    • 23 Jun 2021
    • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (UTC-04:00)
    • Virtual
    • 52


    2020 Indiana Residential Code: Performing Residential Mechanical Inspections

    A training seminar sponsored by the Indiana Association of Building Officials, Inc. a chapter of the International Code Council, Inc.


    Date: Wednesday, June 23, 2021

    • Class will start at 9:00 a.m.
    • There will be 1-hour allotted for lunch
    • Class will conclude at 4:00 p.m.
    This is a virtual class and will be held via Zoom.  The link to Zoom and a PDF of the handout will be emailed directly from ICC to registrants.  The course completion certificate will be emailed by ICC several days after the class.


    Cost*:

    Member $100

    Non-member:  $125


    *IABO has applied for funding through the Statewide Fire and Building Safety Education Fund (675 IAC 12-11).  Please DO NOT pay in advance as an invoice will be sent following the class.


    This course consists of six contact hours and earns 0.6 ICC PPN CEU's. 


    Course Description:

    This seminar will enhance your understanding of mechanical terminology, equipment, materials and methods of installation as related to the 2020 Indiana Residential Code.  Discussion will concentrate on the mechanical portion of the 2020 InRC along with the appropriate portions of the Indiana Fuel Gas Code and the Indiana Energy Conservation Code.  It will cover the minimum requirements for residential mechanical inspections as well as discuss major portions of a residential plan.  This seminar will provide information so that the residential mechanical inspector can perform inspection tasks that are consistent with the requirements in the 2020 InRC.


    Presenter:  Jerry Flanik

    Jerry Flanik is a member of the Ohio Building Officials Association and a Past President of Building Officials Conference of North East Ohio. He is an International Code Council (ICC) Instructor, ICC-Certified Master Code Professional, LEED BD+C, and holds over 30 various licenses and certifications.

    Mr. Flanik is the owner of Associated Consulting Solutions, LLC (ACS) in Cleveland, Ohio. Jerry’s wide range of disciplines promote essential partnerships with clients in order to provide comprehensive technical solutions. Additionally, ACS is an ICC Preferred Education Provider specializing in private and governmental educational services. Previously, he served as the Chief Building Official in Lake County, Ohio for 16 years. Prior to working as a code official and engineer, he owned and operated a design build contracting company.

    Mr. Flanik holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Cleveland State University; as well as, a degree in Civil Engineering Technology. He is also an adjunct faculty instructor at Lakeland College in the Civil and Electrical Engineering Departments.
    Jerry is a professional consultant and educator for private businesses and government agencies throughout the United States, and for the International Code Council throughout the world.


    Registration Deadline:

    The registration deadline is June 20, 2021 at 11:59 pm.  Registrations received after June 20 will not be guaranteed class materials at the time of class.

    After registration is successfully submitted a confirmation email will be sent to the email address entered during registration.


    Cancellation Policy:
    All cancellations must be received in writing no later than June 20, 2021 to avoid penalty.  All late cancellations and no shows will be billed $50.  Faxed cancellations must be verified they were received.  It is the responsibility of the registrant to make the verification.  Emergencies will be dealt with on an individual basis.


    Attendance Notice Regarding Certificates/Funding: 

    Indiana Association of Building Officials is committed to complying with the requirements of the Division of Fire and Building Safety, as they administer the education fund.

    As Indiana Association of Building Officials submits the request for funding on behalf of the membership, IABO will not submit an attendee’s name who does NOT attend the entire class; failure to attend the entire class renders that attendee ineligible for funding.

Past events

26 May 2021 2020 Indiana Residential Code: Performing Residential Plumbing Inspections
24 Mar 2021 2020 Indiana Residential Code: Building Safety Features
18 Feb 2021 Two Classes: 2018 IRC Safety Glazing Provisions w/Indiana Amendments AND 2018 IRC Residential Deck Construction w/Indiana Amendments
17 Dec 2020 Advanced Legal Aspects of Code Administration for Building Officials and Inspectors
19 Nov 2020 2020 Indiana Residential Code: Comparison and Changes from the 2005 InRC
15 Oct 2020 2020 InRC: Chapter 11 Residential Energy Code
13 Sep 2020 2020 Fall Indiana Code Education Conference
04 May 2020 CANCELED: 2020 Indiana Code Education Conference
19 Mar 2020 POSTPONED INDEFINITELY: 2020 Indiana Residential Code: Wood Wall Bracing
20 Feb 2020 2020 Indiana Residential Code: Building Safety Features
16 Jan 2020 2018 IRC Essentials with Indiana Amendments
15 Jan 2020 2018 IRC Essentials with Indiana Amendments
20 Nov 2019 2014 Indiana Building Code: Chapter 34
16 Oct 2019 Electrical Provisions: 2005 InRC & 2009 InEC (When, Where and Why)
22 Sep 2019 2019 Fall Indiana Code Education Conference
21 Aug 2019 2014 InBC Fire Door Systems: A Guide to Code Compliance
17 Jul 2019 2014 InBC Performing Structural Plan Reviews
19 Jun 2019 7 C's for Inspectors
15 May 2019 2009 Indiana Electrical Code - Grounding and Bonding
29 Apr 2019 2019 Indiana Code Education Conference
20 Mar 2019 Residential Swimming Pools & Electrical Bonding
20 Feb 2019 2005 IRC Mechanical Fuel Gas Provisions including Combustion Air, Ventilation, Gas Pipe Sizing and other related topics
13 Dec 2018 Code Palooza
15 Nov 2018 What is an Industrialized Building, Mobile Structure and Manufactured Home? Everything You Need to Know!
25 Oct 2018 2005 InRC Introduction to Basic Electrical Provisions
16 Sep 2018 2018 Fall Indiana Code Education Conference
22 Aug 2018 2012 IBC Fundamentals
25 Jul 2018 2012 IFC/IBC Hazardous Materials Provisions
27 Jun 2018 2012 IFC High-Piled Combustible Storage
23 Apr 2018 2018 Indiana Code Education Conference
22 Mar 2018 Essentials of Quality Concrete
22 Feb 2018 NFPA 72
25 Jan 2018 The General Administrative Rules (675 IAC 12) Rules 3,4,5,6,9,10,11 and 13
07 Dec 2017 Chapter 34, IBC, and Code Applications for Existing Buildings
15 Nov 2017 2014 Indiana Mechanical Code & 2014 Indiana Fuel Gas Code
10 Sep 2017 2017 Fall Indiana Code Education Conference
24 Aug 2017 Introduction to Sprinklers, Pumps and Standpipes
27 Jul 2017 Transitioning from 2003 IRC to 2015 IRC
22 Jun 2017 2014 InBC Care Facilities Provisions
25 May 2017 2005 Indiana Residential Code Chapter 11 and RES Check AND 2009 Indiana Electric Code to Solar Energy
27 Mar 2017 2017 Indiana Code Education Conference
02 Mar 2017 Residential Code: Swimming Pools
02 Feb 2017 Overview of Fire Provisions
27 Oct 2016 Introduction to Basic Electric
22 Sep 2016 Introduction to Basic Residential Plan Review
28 Aug 2016 IABO Member Benefit Days and Membership Meeting
26 May 2016 2005 InRC: Residential Code, Structural Chapters; 4 Foundations, 5 Floors, 6 Walls, and 8 Roof-Ceiling Construction
11 Apr 2016 Indiana Code Education Conference and Annual Business Meeting
24 Mar 2016 Indiana Commercial Swimming Pool Code
28 Jan 2016 2012 IBC Means of Egress
08 Nov 2015 IABO Member Benefit Days
15 Oct 2015 2012 InPC Design, Installation and Inspection Principles
18 Sep 2015 2012 IFC Transition from the 2006 IFC
27 Aug 2015 2005 InRC Chapters 4-10
05 Aug 2015 FIRESTOPPING - Plan Review and Inspection Based on the 2012 IBC

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