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 Export to Your Calendar 5/7/2018 to 5/10/2018
When: May 7-10, 2018
Classes will begin at 8 a.m. each day
Where: Citrus Heights Community Center
6300 Fountain Square Drive
Citrus Heights, California  95621
United States
Contact: (916) 451-9093

Online registration is available until: 5/2/2018
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Early Registration: Until April 15th | Per Class: $135 Members | $160 Non-Members
Late Registration: After April 15th | Per Class: $150 Members | $180 Non-Members
Registration includes lunch and light snacks.

Minstitute Catalog - pdf

Monday, May 7 Tuesday, May 8 Wednesday, May 9 Thursday, May 10
2016 Energy Code:
Envelope Requirements

Amie Brousseau & Chris Olvera |
California Energy Commission

Applying Title 24, Part 6
Envelope Requirements
Gina Rodda & Brian Selby |
Energy Code Ace

2016 Energy Code:
Lighting Requirements
Daniel Wong & Javier Perez |
California Energy Commission

Applying Title 24,
Part 6 Lighting
Gina Rodda & Brian Selby |
Energy Code Ace

Tall Buildings
Out of Mass Timber
Dennis Richardson |
American Wood Council

Seismic and Wind Design
Considerations for
Wood-Framed Structures
Alese Ashuckian | APA

Structural Engineering
Bill Rodgers |
Interwest Consulting Group


Electrical Code 101
Adam Sessions |
Shums Coda Associates








California Code Updates
Stoyan Bumbalov | HCD
Enrique Rodriguez | Assoc.
Construction Analyst CBSC; Gary
Fabian | Associate Architect, CBSC
Gregory Andersen | Chief of Code
Dev. & Analysis, Cal Fire and Office of
State Fire Marshal
Ida Claire | Principal Architect, DSA
Headquarters Mike Nearman |
Deputy Executive Director, CBSC

An Introduction to
Means of Egress in the
2016 CBC and CRC
Paul Armstrong | HR Creen Pacific















Residential/Multi Family
Housing Accessibility
Requirements (CBC 11A
and FHA)
Paul Klein | CalCASP




2016 CBC 11B Significant
Changes and
Essential Concepts
Mark Wood | CalCASP





Abatement of
Dangerous Buildings
Josh Pino | City of Sacramento

Essential Components of
a Successful Rental
Housing Inspection
(RHI) Program
Jose Mendez | City of Sacramento

So You Want to be a
Code Enforcement Officer
Pete Piccardo | City of Folsom






Fire Sprinklers
Russ Blair & Steve Trout |
Interwest Consulting Group

Plan Review 101
Richard Ames | Shums Coda Associates


Post Disaster Safety
Evaluations Training

Glenn Schamblatt | City of Sebastopol
Gene Ashdown | City of Winters

Disasters: Training vs.
Real Life Response
Nancy Springer| County of Butte



An added bonus this year is early and convenient access to all class handouts. Log onto to download and print your seminar/class information ahead of time!
Don’t forget to bring all handouts and necessary code books with you to the conference.

Overnight Accommodations | Reserve by April 11th, rooms are limited!
Best Western Plus Orchid Hotel & Suites
130 North Sunrise Avenue | Roseville, CA 95661
For reservations: 916-784-2222
Group Rate: $109 | Mention “SVABO”

Lake Natoma Inn
702 Gold Lake Drive | Folsom, CA 95630
Group Rate: $95 | Group Name: SVABO