Understanding Basic Energy Definitions in the Florida Building Code 

CILB Course #0611909,  ICC #22153  /  1 Hour of General Credit

                       

Course Description

This course reviews the basic terms related to energy conservation according to the Florida Building Code 5th Edition (2014) Energy Conservation. The participant will increase their understanding of these terms with code compliance.

 

Course Objectives:

 

The participant will learn:

 

  • The evolution of the concepts of energy conservation, energy efficiency and energy performance.

  • The top key word concepts that designers, builders and code officials must appreciate.

  • Key energy terms that are not defined in the Florida Building Code

  • Understanding the Effective Use of Energy. C101.3 Intent