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Mixed Occupancies and Smoke and Fire Separation Seminar 12/01/16

posted Nov 1, 2016, 7:11 AM by Code MO   [ updated Nov 1, 2016, 7:58 AM ]

SMCO & The International Code Council (ICC) are pleased to offer a two part educational seminar covering the 2012 IBC Mixed Occupancies and 2012 IBC Use of Smoke & Fire Separations. SMCO wishes to invite all interested parties to join us.  Registration fees include seminar handout, breakfast, lunch and certificates of completion citing 6 contact hours = 0.6 CEUs (Design Professionals must self report).


2012 IBC Mixed Occupancies 3 contact hours

Based on the provisions of IBC Section 508, this seminar addresses those special requirements applicable to buildings containing two or more occupancy classifications. The three mixed-occupancy options are presented along with examples and exercises that illustrate the proper application of the provisions. Specific topics include:

  • Occupancy classification

  • Mixed occupancy conditions

  • Accessory occupancies

  • Non-separated occupancies

  • Separated occupancies

  • Multi-story conditions

2012 IBC USE OF SMOKE & FIRE SEPARATION 3 contact hours

This seminar identifies the many and varied conditions identified in the IBC where fire and/or smoke separations are required. The discussion will focus on those required locations where fire-resistance-rated wall and horizontal assemblies, as well as smoke-resistive wall and horizontal assemblies are either required by the IBC or utilized by design professionals as alternative approaches to code compliance. Such locations include the selective or mandated use of fire walls, fire barriers, fire partitions, smoke barriers, horizontal assemblies and other separation elements. Specific topics include:

  • Separated occupancies

  • Control areas

  • Incidental use areas

  • Institutional and residential occupancies

  • Exit-ways

  • Smoke compartments

  • Fire areas

  • Separate buildings

  • Shaft enclosures

2400 S Scenic Ave


Where: Springfield Botanical Center  2400 S Scenic Ave

2400 S Scenic Ave

Date:  Tuesday August 2nd, 2016
Registration: 8:15 - 8:30
Seminar: 8:30 - 4:30
Credits:  7 contact hours .7 CEU's
Cost:  $90.00 for non SMCO members, $75.00 for members, no cost for students with ID
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