At the end of this class, you will be able to identify major elements for general structure and learn the key definitions.
Describe the elementary construction styles of the building
Recognize the construction materials that are used
Identify and explain general construction arrangements for the attic region (i.e., rafters, truces, etc.)
Develop an understanding of vermiculite and other insulations used
Develop knowledge for the construction and operation of wood & gas fireplaces
Describe the difference between a level 1 and level 2 fireplace inspection
Explain the functionality of the general plumbing arrangements
Explain and identify differences between standard outlets, Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI), and Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters (AFCI)
Recognize and identify the materials used for foundations in early century homes to new construction
Explain how vertical and horizon cracks may impact a foundation
**Meets Virtual Card Requirements
IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE YOU MUST HAVE A VIDEO ON YOUR DEVICE IN ORDER FOR THE INSTRUCTOR AND MODERATOR TO SEE YOU. YOU WILL RECEIVE AN EMAIL WITH THE LINK TO THE ZOOM CLASS THE DAY BEFORE THE CLASS TAKES PLACE. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE ZOOM LINK, PLEASE CHECK YOUR SPAM OR JUNK MAIL.