Topic: 2018 International Energy Conservation Code Essentials

Description: Participants will apply the critical concepts of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code. These concepts provide a basis for the correct use of the code in the design, plan review, inspection, and analysis of projects. It will provide a clear understanding and correct use of the requirements identified by these basic code provisions, tables and categorizations. Participants will apply the code in clear-cut situations and build their understanding of the intent of the code when asked to make code compliance decisions. Participants will be to apply the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code to increase the efficient use of energy in the construction of new buildings and alterations to existing buildings.

Course Objective:

Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:

  • Locate general topics in the 2018 IECC.
  • Locate applicable tables in the 2018 IECC for specific situations.
  • Apply code requirements to real-world situations.
  • Explain the intent behind a code requirement.
  • Identify borderline scenarios as compliant or noncompliant.
  • Identify essential code components for designing energy-efficient building thermal envelopes; energy-efficient mechanical design principles; and electrical power and lighting systems.

Continuing Ed: This training session is 6 hours and offers .6 CEU’s.

Date: June 13, 2024

Time: Membership meeting starts at 8:00 AM & training starts at 8:30 AM

Location:  Giant Food Store, 2nd floor community room.  315 N. York Road, Willow Grove, Pa.  19090

Cost: $100.00 for members only

Register: All attendees must register online. No mail-in registrations are accepted. Registration closes Jun 6th.  Seating is limited so register early.

Questions?  Contact Paul Purtell,, 267-607-1034.

Be sure you are logged into your PENNBOC account to register as a member.