The total number of persons allowed to occupy a building or space at any given time based on occupancy type (ex. assembly, mercantile, educational, etc.). Calculate the occupant load by dividing the total square footage by the given occupancy load factor in the NCIDQ Building Codes.
NCIDQ Exam Glossary Terms - O
Important NCIDQ Glossary Terms to know for the IDFX, IDPX, and Practicum Exams.
Distance between 2 objects, measured from the center of one (centerline) to the center of another.
Images of architectural facades taken with a digital camera. This type of photography is similar to rectified photography except that because the images are digital, software programs can be used to rectify any distortions in scale.