Florida licensing requirements include the following: "If applying to become a Certified General Contractor, a Certified Building Contractor, Certified Residential Contractor, or Certified Roofing Contractor, you must also provide proof of completion of a board approved 2-hour course on the Florida Building Code which includes information on wind mitigation techniques.”
This class provides a one-hour review of wind mitigation rules, laws, and code taken from Chapter 16 of the 2020 Florida Building Code, Building, with a discussions of how each of the laws, rules, and codes work together to make Florida’s structures more protected against damage from wind and wind-borne debris. It also provides the one-hour advanced module course CE that covers the significant revisions made to the 2018 IRC when it was adopted as the 2020 FBC-R as selected by the FBC in the Analysis of Changes for the 7th Edition (2020) of the Florida Building Code-Residential.
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- Approved By: Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
Mike Melvin, owner of At Your Pace Online, LLC, is the instructor and industry expert for many of our courses. Mike has owned, operated, and worked for numerous construction companies. Mike's relevant construction experience includes framing, concrete construction, foundations, and roofing. As the current owner and an approved lead instructor for At Your Pace Online, he teaches multiple courses pertaining to construction and business. With over fifteen years of experience in the industry, Mike combines his proven understanding of teaching online education with the practical and academic industry knowledge needed by our students, to allow them to complete their courses and get back to the job site.