50 Hour COMPLETE Building Official Course Package | Michigan Code Officials

This package fulfills all 50 hours of continuing education requirements for Building Officials ($590 Value) Administrative:  16 hrs Communication:  2 hr Technical:  24 hrs Specialty:  8 hrs Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

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47 Hour COMPLETE Plan Reviewer Course Package | Michigan Code Official

This package fulfills all 47 hours of continuing education for Plan Reviewers ($560 Value) Administrative:  4 hrs Communication:  1 hr Technical:  24 hrs Specialty:  6 hrs Plan Review:  12 hrs Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

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47 Hour COMPLETE Building Inspector Course Package | Michigan Code Official

This package fulfills all 47 hours of continuing education for Building Inspectors ($551 Value) Administrative:  4 hrs Communication:  1 hr Technical:  24 hrs Specialty:  18 hrs Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

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24 Hour Technical Course Package | Michigan Code Officials

This package fulfills all 24 hours of Technical education for Building Inspectors, Building Officials and Plan Reviewers and contains the following courses ($276 value)
  • 6-hour  Weatherization and Renewable Energy #18295  (6 hr Technical)
  • 6-hour  Construction Safety Standards #18298 (6 hr Technical)
  • 6-hour  2010 ADA Key Exterior & Interior Elements  #18296 (6 hr Technical)
  • 6-hour  Residential Code Review  #CP-18-00220 (6 hr Technical)
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

$239.00Add to cart

18 Hour Specialty Course Package| Michigan Code Officials

This package fulfills all 18 hours toward Specialty Category of continuing education for Building Inspectors and contains the following courses ($207 value)
  • 8-hour  Overview of Building Trades  #CP-18-00223 (8 hr Specialty)
  • 6-hour  Building Green  #CP-18-00224 (6 hr Specialty)
  • 4-hour  Code & Energy Efficient Building  #18303 (4 hr Specialty)
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

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16 Hour Administrative Course Package | Michigan Code Officials

This package fulfills all 16 hours of Administrative Category continuing education for Building Officials and contains the following ($187 value)
  • 6-hour   Business of Building #CP-18-00216 (6 hr Administrative)
  • 6-hour   Contracts, Liabilities, & Risk Management  #18300  (6 hr Administrative)
  • 4-hour   Responsibilities of Building Officials #CP-18-00217 (4 hr Administrative)
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

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12 Hour Plan Review Package | Michigan Code Officials

This package fulfills all 12 hours of Plan Review Category continuing education for Plan Reviewers and contains the following courses ($147 value)
  • 6-hour  Successful Site Design and Michigan Energy Code #CP-18-00221 (6 hr Plan Review)
  • 4-hour  Recreational Facilities and Construction Documents #CP-18-00222 (4 hr Plan Review)
  • 2-hour  Legal Descriptions  #18305 (2 hr Plan Review)
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
 

$119.00Add to cart

Code Official Continuing Education Courses

Code Official Overview of Building Trades | Michigan Approval #18294

8 Specialty Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat This course is approved for 8 hours specialty for Building Inspectors, Building Officials and Plan Reviewers.  It provides an overview of building trade skills and outlines the fundamental requirements involved in residential construction or remodeling. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$89.00Add to cart

Code Official Weatherization and Renewable Energy | Michigan Approval #18295

6  Technical Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Rodger Peck This course will explore factors that contribute to exterior shell failure and identify practical solutions that will help professionals apply those principles to a project to achieve building efficiency.  Approved for Building Inspectors, Building Officials, and Plan reviewers. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official Successful Site Design and Uniform Energy Code | Michigan Approval #18301

6 Plan Review Hours | Online Video and Narrated Course | Instructors:  Wayde Hoppe and J. MacDowell Learn to navigate through the challenges and pit falls of site development without compromising building design and also the new changes to the Michigan Uniform Energy Code.  Approved for Building Inspectors, Building Officials, and Plan Reviewers. VIDEO AND NARRATED COURSE DETAILS  
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official Business of Building | Michigan Approval #18299

6 Administration Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat Gain an understanding of the Code of Conduct and your responsibilities as a business owner and how to maneuver through new business startup stages.  This course fulfills 6 hours for Building Inspectors, Building Officials, and Plan Reviewers. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official 2010 ADA Standards: Exterior and Interior Code Elements | Michigan Approval #18296

6 Technical Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Rodger Peck Learn the ADA Standards minimum requirements for newly designed and constructed government, public and commercial facilities.  Approved for Building Inspectors, Building Officials, and Plan reviewers. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official Contracts, Liabilities, and Risk Management | Michigan Approval #18300

6 Administration Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat Get it in writing!  Understanding how to utilize contract law for risk and liability management will protect your Michigan business from unscrupulous people.  Approved for all Registrant Categories. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official Building Green | Michigan Approval #18293

6 Specialty Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat Learn methods of green building that allow homes to have less impact on the environment while providing great economic benefits to the homeowner and also the importance of incorporating them into their building projects. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official 2015 Residential Code Review | Michigan Approval #18297

6 Technical Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell
The 2015 MRC establishes minimum requirements for one and two family dwellings.  This course is a review of the codes required for residential construction and focuses on the 2015 Michigan Residential Code Book and the latest changes.  Approved for all Registrant Categories.
VIDEO COURSE DETAILS

 

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Code Official Michigan Construction Safety | Michigan Approval #18298

6 Technical Hours | Online HD Video Course | Instructor:  Scott Corbat Creating a safe building site in Michigan can only be accomplished when everyone understands their role.  In this course, expert project managers explain the responsibilities of both the employer and the employees.  Approved for all Registrant Categories. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$69.00Add to cart

Code Official Responsibilities of Building Officials | Michigan Approval # 18302

4 Administration Hours | Online Video Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell Registered building inspectors are required to have experience in the construction industry and demonstrate ability to perform inspections throughout all phases of construction.  Approved for all Registrant categories. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$49.00Add to cart

Code Official Code and Energy Efficient Building | Michigan Approval #18303

4 Specialty Hours | Online Video Course | Instructor:  Rodger Peck This course covers the current code  and addresses safety as well as environmental and energy concerns and is enforced by building officials to safeguard the health, safety, property, and public welfare.  Approved for all Registrant Categories. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$49.00Add to cart

Code Official Recreational Facilities and Construction Documents | Michigan Approval #18304

4 Plan Review Hours | Online HD Video and Narrated Course | Instructor:  Rodger Peck his course covers the ADA requirements for amusement parks, fitness equipment, and other recreation facilities as well as documentation and coordination of the plan review process and is approved for 4 hours of Plan Review VIDEO AND NARRATED COURSE DETAILS
 

$49.00Add to cart

Code Officials Legal Descriptions | Michigan Approval #18305

2 Plan Review Hours | Online Video Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell Gain an adequate understanding of legal descriptions which is necessary when working with deeds, claims of title, leases, purchase of real estate, easements, etc. and is what uniquely describes and identifies property. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS
 

$29.00Add to cart

Code Official Positive Communication Strategies | Michigan Approval #18307

1 Communication Hour | Online Fully Narrated Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell Learn strong interpersonal and communication skills that will foster effective, cooperative working relationships and strategies used to create a positive work environment.  Approved for all Registrant Categories. NARRATED COURSE DETAILS
 

$19.00Add to cart

Code Official Inspection and Complaint Process | Michigan Approval #18306

1 Communication Hour | Online Video Course | Instructor:  J. MacDowell Building officials often inform, advise and resolve conflicts between the local jurisdictions, architects, contractors and homeowners with regard to code compliance.  This course addresses the process of inspection, complaints and violations. VIDEO COURSE DETAILS  
 

$19.00Add to cart

Michigan Code Official Frequently Asked Questions

When is my license due for renewal?

Licenses are due for renewal every 3-years by September 16th.

How do I become a Registered Building Code Official, Inspector or Plan Reviewer?
  1. You must first be hired by a municipality.
  2. Fill out the application provided by the State and submit within 30 days.
    (Page #2 of this application gives further information on specific requirements.)
Do you report my continued education completion to the state of Michigan?

No, the state of Michigan does not require continuing education be submitted unless they perform an audit. We will keep track of your records for 6-years at no extra cost.

What is the renewal process for Michigan Code Officials?
  1. Licensees will receive a statement at the end of April. The statement will show the continuing education hours and courses the licensed individual has completed their license cycle.
    Continuing education will need to be completed and submitted before renewing your license.  The State of Michigan MUST receive your continuing education no later than 5 p.m. on September 16th.  As an approved provider, we submit proof of completing your continuing education to the State of Michigan.  If your continuing education is completed prior to 3:30 p.m. on September 16th, we will be able to submit your continuing education on time.
  2. Around the end of July/ early August, renewal notices will be sent to licensees.
  3. Licenses will need to be renewed before September 16th of the renewal year.
Who do I contact at the State level for questions regarding my continued education?

Please contact the Bureau of Construction Codes:

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Bureau of Construction Codes
Website: http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-10575—,00.html

Building Division
Phone: 517-241-7053

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