EXPO & EDUCATION • AUGUST 16 & 17, 2018 - #SEBC40

Floodplain Design, Construction, and Impacts on Flood Insurance

28 Jul 2017
9:05 AM - 10:05 AM
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

Floodplain Design, Construction, and Impacts on Flood Insurance

Learning Objectives: Describe floods, floodplains, and the potential hazards to buildings; Explain the differences between wet flood proofing and dry flood proofing techniques and acceptable applications; Describe the role of flood openings in flood events to ensure resilient structures; Identify regulations, codes, and standards as they relate to sustaining foundations in flood hazard areas; Analyze the role of building compliance in securing lowering flood insurance rates and what mitigation solutions are available.

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AIA Provider #T058
AIA Course #SV0004
1 Hour of HSW/LU