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IDA Winter Educational: Egress and Exiting

January 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EST

Join Interior Designers of Alberta (IDA) for part one of their two-part virtual IDCEC-accredited Winter Educational Series!

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IDA Members | $60.00 per session

Non-Members | $85.00 per session

Session One Overview

January 10, 2023 | 12:00 – 1:30 pm | Egress & Exiting
IDCEC Approved for 1.5 General CEU

This is an intermediate-level seminar that identifies the fundamentals of egress and exiting for suites. This course will address various Egress and Exiting topics and floor areas.

This seminar includes the following learning objectives:

  • Understanding egress from rooms, suites, and floor areas
  • Requirements for public corridor requirements
  • Application of travel distance
  • Brief discussion on security considerations in relation to egress and exiting

Facilitator | Kim Karn, Principal; Kim brings over 21 years of experience working with Provincial, National & International Building Codes. Kim refined her skills as a Code consultant in Ontario and Alberta with Larden Muniak Consulting Inc. She then provided in-house consulting for Riddell Kurcazba Architecture Engineering Interior Design Ltd. before incorporating her own consulting firm in 2015.

With her knowledge, Kim has provided Code analyses for many existing and proposed buildings, focusing on life- and fire-safety. Kim has performed Code reviews, developed alternative solutions, and conducted audits for various projects including arenas, exhibition halls, high rises, multi-family residential, hospitals, and industrial buildings.

Kim has presented continuing education seminars related to Building Codes and life safety subject matter since 2004. She has presented accredited seminars for Alberta WoodWorks!/Canadian Wood Council, BuildEx, Canadian Home Builders Association (Alberta), IIDEX, Interior Designers of Canada, Safety Codes Council, and various architectural and design firms.

Learn about Session Two on February 21!



Due to fraudulent registrations, this event requires a two-step registration process.

After completing your registration here you will receive a confirmation email, within 72 hours of registration, with a link to sign in to Zoom. At this point, you will need to follow the steps supplied to receive your individual Zoom webinar access Link.

Please note that the name you use in your Zoom registration will be the name on your certificate of attendance.



January 10
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EST