Floodplain Design, Construction, and Impacts on Flood Insurance

This course provides insight into the importance of proper foundation flood vents and

dry floodproofing techniques for buildings located in a flood zone. It will identify FEMA Technical

Bulletins 1, 2, and 3, the National Flood Insurance Program, ASCE 24, ICC, and Building Code

regulations and standards as they relate to sustaining foundations and overall business continuity in

flood hazard areas. The course will also analyze the role of building compliance in securing

lowering flood insurance rates and what mitigation solutions are available for both residential and

non residential structures.