The Wood Frame Construction Manual (WFCM) for One- and Two-Family Dwellings (ANSI/AF&PA WFCM-2001) has been updated to the 2012 WFCM which is referenced in the 2012 International Building Code and 2012 International Residential Code. This presentation will provide an overview of the significant changes in the 2012 WFCM relative to the previous 2001 edition.
- Understand the purpose of the 2012 WFCM and its development process.
- Be familiar with the significant changes between the 2001 and 2012 WFCM.
- Be able to analyze format and content within the 2012 WFCM.
- Be familiar with additional resources that are available.
Equivalencies: 1.0 Hours of Instruction = 0.1 Continuing Education Units (CEU) = 1 Professional Development Hours (PDH) = 1 Learning Units (LU)