Earthquake Home Retrofit Seminar

Washington Association of Building Officials (WABO) will sponsor an earthquake home retrofit seminar, on May 14, for builders and contractors. Earthquake home retrofit training provides a consistent, approved approach to the seismic retrofit of older, wood-frame, single-family homes.

Event Details
Saturday, May 14, 2016
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Shoreline City Hall Council Chamber
17500 Midvale Avenue North
Shoreline, Washington 98133

Registration Information
Fee: $250 (lunch provided)

This six-hour seminar course was developed in collaboration with Seattle Emergency Management (Project Impact). The training enables builders and contractors to enhance their skills and expand their business into a new area. Participants receive extensive materials as part of the course. Contractors who complete this course will be given the option of having their names made available to homeowners via City of Seattle Emergency Management.


  • Kaveh Aminian, PE, Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections
  • Larry Key, Seattle Department of Construction and Inspections
  • Mike Showalter, Construction Dispute Resolutions, Inc
  • Tony Holder, Home Improvement Services


Please share this meeting information with any contactor who might be interested in attending.