Posted June 2017 - The Inspector Training Program has implemented electronic (online) registration for its courses. Beginning in June, individuals should register electronically for all courses rather than submit a paper registration form. Fee payment can be made electronically by credit card, or by mail, although electronic payment results in a faster registration process.
Posted February 2017 - The review process for five Oregon specialty codes is underway. Code review committee meeting schedules and agendas are available online. Meetings can also be viewed online. Follow the process by selecting from the links below.
2018 Commercial structures code adoption
2018 Mechanical code adoption
2017 Electrical code adoption
2017 Residential structures code adoption
2017 Plumbing code adoption
Posted February 2017 - Great tips in the February 2017 BCD newsletter for renewing your licenses and certifications.
Posted October 2016 - The deadline to renew the OIC and Oregon code certifications is Nov. 1, 2016. Learn more in the October 2016 BCD newsletter.
Posted June 2016 - Rules adopted July 1 will convert ICC certifications to Oregon code certifications. Read the new rule.
Posted April 2016 - Changes to the state's certification rules in April 2016 provided alternate pathways to obtain some certifications, as well as expand the scope of work allowed under others. Read the new rule.