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Floodplain Design, Construction, and Impacts on Flood Insurance

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Miami-Dade Aviation Department

4200 NW 36 Street

4th Floor Main Conference Room F

Miami, FL 33142

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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This course provides insight into the importance of proper foundation flood vents and compliance with Building Codes and FEMA standards and how they can effectively prevent major damage to buildings due to flooding. The course will review applicable codes pertaining to foundation flood venting, including a complete review of FEMA’s new Technical Bulletin TB-1.

After the course, participants will have a thorough understanding of the difference between nonengineered openings and engineered openings and the important role they play in designing a sustainable structure.

Learning Objectives

1. Understanding of floods, floodplains, and the potential hazards to buildings.

2. Understanding of the differences between wet and dry floodproofing techniques and acceptable applications.

3. Understanding of the role of flood openings in flood events to ensure resilient structures

4. The role of building compliance in securing reduced flood insurance rates and what mitigation.

Schedule

11:30 AM Registration and Light Lunch provided by Floodproofing.com

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Presentation.

NOTE - the 1 LU.HSW learning credit for this course and a certificate of completion will be provided by the course provider.

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Miami-Dade Aviation Department

4200 NW 36 Street

4th Floor Main Conference Room F

Miami, FL 33142

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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