This is a 1 hour course on the regulations and practices for wind mitigation, and counts as a full hour of credit towards your education. The class takes an in-depth look into wind mitigation, detailing topics such as the purpose and definition of wind mitigation, laws governing wind mitigation, building codes, high-velocity hurricane zones, large and small missile impact tests, and appropriate construction assemblies.

Instructor Bio

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Mike Melvin, owner of At Your Pace Online, LLC, is the instructor and industry expert for many of our courses. In addition to his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from Ottawa University, Kansas, 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.