Introduction to Green Building and the IGCC webinar
An overview of green building and the 2012 IGCC
By Tim O’Toole
The Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA) will present Introduction to Green Building and the International Green Construction Code on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at 10:00 AM CST.
This webinar will provide an overview of green building and how the 2012 International Green Construction Code (IGCC) fits in the alphabet soup of green codes, standards and rating systems. The development and organization of the IGCC will be reviewed, and key provisions relating to masonry products and construction will be discussed.
At the conclusion of this webinar attendees should be able to:
- List various green building codes, standards and rating systems (the alphabet soup)
- Understand the differences between codes, standards and rating systems
- Understand the organization of the IGCC
- Identify how masonry products and systems can be used as part of sustainable design strategies to meet provisions in the IGCC
Register for Introduction to Green Building and the International Green Construction Code.
Visit www.masoncontractors.org/live for a full schedule of MCAA’s Live Webinar Series.
About the Author
Tim O’Toole is the Director of Marketing for the Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA). He has a Masters in Business Administration from Webster University and has worked in the masonry industry since 2003.