This class is designed to explain the various locations where safety glazing is required. The primary emphasis is on residential uses, however many of the requirements are also found in commercial uses. We will look at the most common locations along with the most common misunderstood code requirements. Alternative methods to comply for the code requirements will also be discussed.
The student will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the different types of glass used in construction. Examples- Annealed glass, Heat strengthened glass, Temperate glass, Insulated glass, and Laminated glass.
The student will learn the Code requirement between the IRC-2015 and the IBC-2015 code requirements.
The student will have a working knowledge where various glass types are used in the construction industry.