Credit: 17 PDH
Course Fee: $255.00
This course provides information on current best practices for earthquake-resistant house design and construction for use by builders, designers, code enforcement personnel, and potential homeowners. It also introduces and explains the effects of earthquake loads on one- and two-family detached houses and identifies the requirements of the 2003 International Residential Code (IRC) intended to resist these loads.
Review the quiz before studying the course.
Course Author: Department of Housing and Urban Development