Building Code Overview: Building Codes – Why They Matter

Building codes are regulations governing design, construction, alteration, and maintenance of structures. They are the foundation for community resilience.  This training provides an overview of the building code pertaining to earthquake effects on buildings and underline the importance of code adoption and enforcement.  This training also highlights why this information is important to emergency managers, decision makers, and the general public.

Duration: 2 hours in person | 2 hours online

Last updated June 9, 2021