Uniform-Construction-Code

UNIFORM CONSTRUCTION CODE PROGRAM 

Building Inspector ICS (Remote)

Prerequisite: Residential and Small Commercial Specialist (RCS)

This course covers the administrative, plan review and inspection requirements for structural, energy, accessibility, radon, mechanical and fire protection systems applicable to Class 2 structures. This is a online course that meets for 19 sessions for a total of 75 hours, which includes a mandatory field trip and has additional online work as well. Textbooks: 2021 International Building Code, 2021 International Mechanical Code, and the 2021 International Fuel Gas Code.

Offered Spring

Cost:$ 825

Building Inspector HHS (Remote)

Prerequisite: Residential and Small Commercial Specialist (RCS), and Building Inspector (ICS)

This course covers the administrative, plan review and inspection requirements for structural, energy, accessibility, radon, mechanical and fire protection systems applicable to Class I structures. This is a online  course that meets for 15 sessions for a total of 60 hours, which includes a mandatory field trip and has additional online work as well. Textbooks: 2021 International Building Code, 2021 International Mechanical Code, and the 2021 International Fuel Gas Code.

Offered Spring

Cost:$ 660

Electrical Inspector HHS (remote)

This 45-hour course covers: system design, electrical service design and sizing, branch circuit and feeder design, appliance and motor circuits, plan review and field inspection, systematic plans analysis, material requirements, installation methods, basic inspection, report writing, violation notices, inspection and recordkeeping, Uniform Construction Code organization and content, electrical subcode, and other relates ICS. This is a course that meets online.

Offered Spring

Cost:$ 660

Building Inspector RCS (remote)

This course covers the administrative, plan review and inspection requirements for structural, energy, radon, and mechanical systems applicable to Class III structures. Textbook Required: 2021 International Residential Code

Offered Fall

Cost:$ 938

 

Electrical Inspector ICS  (REmote)  

This 60-hour course covers system designs, electrical service design and sizing branch circuits, plan review and field inspection. Also systematic plans analysis, material requirements, installation methods, basic inspection, report writing, violation notices, and record-keeping. Uniform Construction Code organization and content, electrical sub code and other related topics.  Textbook required: National Electric Code 2020 NFPA 70.

Offered Fall

Cost:$ 660

 

Plumbing Inspector ICS (remote)

This course prepares students to inspect plumbing and mechanical systems in accordance with the Uniform Construction Code.  Areas covered will include design, testing, inspection procedures, plan review, administrative law, and NJ health codes.

Books needed: 

2021 National Standard Plumbing Code (This can be ordered by emailing director@nj-phcc.org)

2021 International Fuel Gas Code (https://shop.iccsafe.org/)
2021 International Mechanical Code (https://shop.iccsafe.org/)

 Offered Fall

Cost:$1,395

 

Plumbing Inspector HHS

This course prepares students to evaluate advanced plumbing and mechanical systems in hazardous and high rise structures in accordance with the Uniform Construction Code.  Areas covered will include plan review procedures, special design systems, and review of the codes necessary

Offered Spring

 

Fire Inspector ICS (remote)

This program will consist of 120 hours covering the administrative, plan review, and inspection requirements for passive and active fire protection systems; use and occupancy classification, fire-rated assemblies, and means of egress for Class II and Class III structures. Books needed IRC, IBC, IMC, IFGC (https://shop.iccsafe.org/) and NFPA 13, NFPA 72 (https://www.nfpa.org/). 

Offered Fall

Cost:$1,395

 

Subcode official (remote)

This course prepares inspectors for the administrative license of Subcode Official. Subcode administration, legal aspects of code enforcement, and related legislation are covered. Topics include procedures and forms for permit applications; stop construction orders; variations; notices of violation; emergencies; and record keeping

Offered Summer

Cost:$ 628

 

Construction  official (remote)

Prerequisite: Subcode Official class or license  

This course acquaints inspectors and subcode officials with the role of the construction official. Includes instruction in such areas as: office organization, purpose and fundamentals of code enforcement, procedures for processing cases, search warrants and administrative hearings, records, maintenance, warrants, relocation, housing maintenance, and legal rights of landlords and tenants. Textbook: 2021 Uniform Construction Code  

Offered Summer

Cost:$ 628

 

 

 


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