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Sacramento 2019 CBC Short Course

Updates to the 2019 California Building Code and CGS Review Requirements for Schools and Hospitals.

Event Sponsors

Special Thanks to the Event Sponsors! (Click on links to visit company/organization website)


Education, Engineering, and Geology

AEG, EERI, and ASCE-GI are providing a short course on the updates to the 2019 California Building Code. The focus of the event will be on practicing geoscience professionals including geotechnical engineers, engineering geologists, and related fields.  Instructors from California Geological Survey (CGS), Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), and Dr. Zia Zafir PE, GE will provide an overview and detailed instruction. 

-Schools and Hospitals Review Program and Updates to Note 48

-Updates to Seismic Provisions (ASCE 7-16 / 2019 CBC)

-Structural Engineering Perspective on Update Effects

-Advanced Issues including development of site specific ground motions and time histories for design (overview)


"Major changes in the building code will have significant impact on the state of the practice"

Supporting Organizations

Special thanks to the participating organizations which supported this event and the various volunteers.  If you wish to register (or register) for one of these organizations links to their webpages are below.