The Decoded course is a 4-class series on code requirements applicable to doors and hardware. Classes will be held online, led by Lori Greene, Manager – Codes & Resources for Allegion. There is no charge for this course.

The course is based on the following codes:

  • International Building Code (IBC)
  • NFPA 101 – The Life Safety Code
  • NFPA 80 – Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives
  • ICC A117.1 – Standard for Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities

Classes cover the following subject areas:

  • Accessibility Requirements
  • Fire Door Assemblies
  • Egress and Life Safety
  • Codes for Electrified Hardware

The 4 classes in the Decoded series will be held on April 11th, April 25th, May 2nd, and May 9th at 1 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (Central: noon, Mountain – 11 a.m., Pacific – 10 a.m.).  Plan for 1 hour of instruction per class, plus up to 15 minutes of Q&A.

For anyone participating in industry education through the Door & Hardware Institute, the Decoded course will help prepare you to take the COR140 challenge exam. Additional materials will be available for independent study.

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