Education

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Trade Courses

Courses sorted by topic, followed by number of hours, and price. Take all your hours from one class or take several different classes! 

Email course completion certificates to cecerts@state.or.us​​

Courses

Hours

Cost

Spanish

Type

Bathrooms and Kitchens​ (more classes under Plumbing)

Wedi shower system training
Wedi Corporation​
847-357-9815​
​3 ​Free Live
3 Hour Kitchens and Baths
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150
​3 ​$30 ​Online
​Bath Planning: What Goes Into Planning a Bathroom (RV-10494)
www.redvector.com
​866-546-1212
​2 ​$30 ​Online

Building Codes

8 Hour Building Codes
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150
​8 ​$68 ​Online
​8 Hour 2017 Residential and Energy Code Updates
Oregon Home Builders Association
503-378-9066​
​8 ​$69
Free for members
​Online

​Structural Codes that Effect Electrical Codes and Installation
3SC Company
541-746-7534
​8 ​$79 ​Online/DVD
Top 10 Best Practices for Today's Homebuilder (energy code updates and more)
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​7 ​Free ​Live
​2017 Residential and Energy Code Updates
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066​
​5 ​$39
Free for members
​Online
Residential Specialty Codes Span Tables Revisited
3SC Company
​800-774-7534​
​5 ​$40 ​Online
Oregon Construction (energy code, radon mitigation, moisture management, etc.)
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066​
​5 ​$89
Free for members
​Online
Oregon Residential Specialty Code – New Code Changes for CCB Contractors. Part 2
3SC Company
800-774-7534​
​3 ​$30 ​Online/DVD
Oregon Residential Building Code
Business License Class​
800-727-7104​​
​3 ​$35 ​Online
Oregon Residential Building Code
Business License Class
800-727-7104​
​3 ​$51 ​Online
OR Residential Code (Ch. 1-10)
Builders License Class
​800-727-7104
​2 ​$19 ​Online
Oregon Residential Specialty Code – New Code Changes for CCB Contractors. Part 1
3SC Company
800-774-7534​
​2 ​$20 ​Online/DVD
Making Sense of the Energy Code
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066
​2 ​$30
Free for members
Online
​​Oregon Residential Specialty Code
PacePDH.com
800-576-4341​​
​2 ​$34 ​Online
Oregon Building Code Issues
Oregon Contractor Education
503-781-7885​
​2 ​$48 ​Online
Oregon Energy Code Refresher & Taking Advantage of 2017 Code Changes
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066​
​2 ​$49 non-members
$29 members
​Live
Residential Specialty Codes Span Tables: See how wood framing span tables are used in 1 & 2 family dwellings.
3SC Company
800-774-7534
​1 ​$15 ​Online/DVD
​Energy Code Option 6 - Making it Simple
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066​
​1 ​$15 non-members
Free for members
​Live
​2017 Oregon Energy Code Changes
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066​
​1 Live class: Prices vary by region; Free for members
Online: $15 non-members. 
​Live or Online
2017 ​​Oregon Residential Key Code Changes
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066
​1 ​Live class: ​$49 non-members. Free for members
Online: $15 non-members. Free for members
​Live or ​Online
Energy Code Compliance
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066​
​1 ​$19 non-members
Free for members
​Online
HVAC Codes and Efficiency
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066
​1 ​$19 non-members
Free for members
​Online
Oregon Residential Cod​e
@ Home Prep Education
800-952-0910 
​1 ​$20 ​Online

Carpentry

​Katz Roadshow Finish Carpentry Clinics
Katz Roadshow
877-822-2309​
​4 ​Free ​Live
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Concrete/Masonry/Retaining Walls/Pavers

​Decorative Concrete Product Training
Butterfield Color
503-967-6271
​14 ​Free ​Live
NUDURA Installation Training
NUDURA
503-967-6271
​8 ​$150 ​Live
​​Allan Block Contractor Training (retaining walls) (Feb. 15, 2018)
Oregon Block and Paver Manufacturing
541-233-7856
​7 ​$50 ​Live
The Cost and Benefits of Insulated Concrete Forms
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
​3 ​$30 ​Online
Concrete Repair Design
Simpson Strong-Tie Company
​2 ​Free ​Online
​Concrete Repair Installation
Simpson Strong-Tie Company
​2 ​Free ​Online
Basic Concrete
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​2 ​$49 ​Print

Decks

​Building a Better Deck and Rail
AZEK Building Products
​​877-275-2935
​2 ​Free ​Live
Deck Building 101 - Beginner's
Simpson Strong-Tie Company 
Visit website for details
​1 ​Free ​Online
Deck Building Basics (RV-10120)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212
​1 ​$15 ​Online

Doors and Windows

OSI Certified Installer Program
Henkel Corp.
440-570-2261
​3 ​Free ​Live
New Construction Windows, Installed with Confidence
​DAP Products, Inc.​ 
248-761-9536
​1 ​Free ​Live

Exteriors

​Allura Fiber Cement Installation Training
Allura Fiber Cement
253-625-1898
​2 ​Free ​Live
Low Maintenance Exterior Building Products
AZEK Building Products
​​877-275-2935
​2 ​Free Live​
Siding installation best practices ​
​​James Hardie Building Products
​503-720-9658
Call to schedule
​2 ​Free ​Live
TruExterior Siding (Poly-Ash Siding)
Boral Li​ght Building Products
503-521-6438
​1 ​Free ​Live
Versetta AIA (Understanding Mortarless Stone Veneer)
Boral Light Building Products
503-521-6438
​1 ​Free ​Live
​TruExterior Trim
Boral Light Building Products
503-521-6438
​1 ​Free  ​Live
TruExterior Trim/Sustainability (Poly-Ash trim products)
Boral Light Building Products
503-521-6438
​1 ​Free ​Live

Exterior Shell

​High Performance Building Envelopes
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​7 ​$99 ​Live
​Building Exterior Shell
MoneyWise
​503-722-2894​
​3 ​$30 ​Online
Building Exterior Shell Training
pacepdh.com
​800-724-6150​
​3 ​$33 ​Online
OR Envelope Failure: A Better Weatherization Design
Builders License Class​
800-727-7104​
​3 ​$35 ​Online
The Building Exterior Shell
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150​ 
​3 ​$45 ​Online
​Building Exterior Shell Training
Oregon Home Builders Association ​
503-378-9066
​3 ​$45
Free for members
​Online
​Building Exterior Shell Training
Oregon Contractor Education​
503-781-7885​
​3 ​$79 ​Online
​Moisture Management - Complying with Wall Envelope
Oregon Home Builders Association
503-378-9066
​2 ​$30
Free for members
​Online
Drainage & Drying in the Exterior Wall
​Benjamin Obdyke
800-523-5261
​1 ​Free ​Live
Understanding Housewraps
Benjamin Obdyke
800-523-5261
​1 ​Free ​Live
The Building Envelope & Site Design and Storm Runoff
DiscountPDH.com
713-787-6810
​1 $30 Online

Floors & Walls

Innovation Workshop (tile and stone installation systems): Part 1.​
Schluter Systems L.P.​
​800-472-4588, ext. 4118
​16 ​Free ​Live
Innovation Workshop (tile and stone installation systems): Part 2.​
Schluter Systems L.P.​
​800-472-4588, ext. 4118
​16 ​Free ​Live
​Industrial Coatings
Elite Crete
541-550-0755
​16 ​$300 ​Live
Architectural Overlays
Elite Crete
541-550-0755
​16 ​$300 ​Live
​0 Effort Masonry
​​​At Your Pace Online
​877-724-6150
​2.5 ​$28 ​Online
​Installation Techniques for Vinyl Flooring
Area Floors
503-684-5585 
​2 ​Free ​Live
Floor Covering Scenarios - Solving Difficult Substrates
Uzin-Utz North America
541-207-2050
​2 ​Free ​Live
​Costs and Benefits of Insulating Concrete Forms for Residential Construction
PDH Academy
888-564-9098
​2 ​$20 ​Online
Drywall in Construction Applications
3SC Company
800-774-7534​
​2 ​$20 ​Online/DVD
Importance of Correct Subfloor Preparation
Uzin-Utz North America
541-207-2050
​1 ​Free ​Live
​0 Effort: Dry Walling
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150​
​1 ​$11 ​Online

Framing

Boring and Notching in Wood-Frame Construction
Simpson Strong-Tie Company
Visit website for details
​1 ​Free ​Online
Oregon State Connector PK​​
​​​Simpson Strong-Tie Company 
Visit website for details
​1 ​Free ​Live
SST Fastener
​​​​Simpson Strong-Tie Company
Visit website for details
​1 ​Free ​Live

General Residential and Commercial Construction

Building Science (designing for the future, durability and water management, thermodynamics, building fundamentals)
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066
​8 ​$75
Free for members
​Online
OR 2010 ADA Standards, Real World Application 
Builders License Class
800-727-7104​
​8 ​$79 ​Online
​ADU Class for Homeowners
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​7 ​$125 ​Live
​Drones in Construction
Builders License Class
​800-727-7104​
​5 ​$45 ​Online
​OR 2010 ADA Standards; Exterior and Interior Elements​
Builders License Class
​800-727-7104​
5​ ​$45 ​Online
​OR Construction Techniques for Contractors
Builders License Class
​800-727-7104
​5 ​$45 ​Online
Durability by Design
PDH Academy

​888-564-9098
​5 ​$49 ​Online
Taking Shelter from the Storm: Building a Safe Room
PDH Academy

​888-564-9098
​5 ​$49 ​Online
Residential Remodeling and Universal Design
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
​4 ​$40 ​Online
Home Builders Guide to Coastal Construction
pacepdh.com
800-576-4341
​4 ​$44 ​Online
All About ADUs for Brokers
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160​
​4 ​$125 ​Live
Review of Structural Materials for Home Building
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
​3 ​$30 ​Online
​Review of Structural Materials & Methods for Home Building in the U.S.: 1900-2000
PDH Academy
888-564-9098
​3 ​$30 ​Online
OR 2010 ADA Standards
Business License Class
800-727-7104​​
​3 ​$35 ​Online
Building Science Fundamentals
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066
​3 ​$45
Free for members
​Online
Basic Blueprint Reading & Related Math (RV-5356)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212​​
​3 ​$45 ​Online
Residential Construction for Coastal Areas (RV-10158)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212​
​3 ​$45 ​Online
Micro Houses
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150​
​2 ​$20 ​Online
Commercial & Residential Mixed Use Development and Sustainability Webcase (RV-10349AW)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212
​2 ​$30 ​Online
SIPs Layout Drawings, Site Planning, Coordination Layout and Panel Installation
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​1.5 ​$18 ​Online
Introduction to SIPs
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​1 ​$12 ​Online
​SIP Building Science
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​1 ​$12 ​Online
​Integrating Mechanical Systems
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​1 ​$12 ​Online
​Panel Friendly Structural Designs
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​1 ​$12 ​Online
SIPs Finish Materials, Detailing & Sales
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​1 ​$12 ​Online
Remodology Part 1: Get Paid For Your Time: Part of a series of courses on the conflict-free home remodeling process
PacePDH.com
800-576-4341
​1 ​$17 ​Online
Remodology Part 4: Design Review: Part of a series of courses on the conflict-free home remodeling process
PacePDH.com
800-576-4341
​1 ​$17 ​Online
Three Structural Systems for Load Bearing & Platform-Framed Housing Construction
DiscountPDH.com
713-787-6810
​1 ​$30 ​Online

Green Building and Energy Efficiency

​Portland Home Energy Score - Guided Simulation Training, Test & Group Mentoring
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​21 ​$250 ​Live
Portland Home Energy Score - Guided Simulation, Training and Test
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$100 ​Live
​Deconstruction and Material Reuse
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$245 ​Live
Earth Advantage Broker
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160​
​14 ​$245 ​Live
​​​Sustainable Homes Pro. Module 5: Health, Materials and Water
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$245 ​Live
Sustainable Homes Pro. Module 1: Intro & Integrated Design Process
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$295 ​Live
Sustainable Homes Pro. Module 2: Building Science Fundamentals
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$295 ​Live
Sustainable Homes Pro. Module 3: High Performance Building Envelopes
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$295 ​Live
Sustainable Homes Pro. Module 4: Mechanical Systems & Performance Testing
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$295 ​Live
Sustainable Homes Pro. Final Presentations and Certification Exam
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​14 ​$295 ​Live
​Building Science Toolkit for Home Inspectors
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​7 ​$139 ​Live
​​OR Energy Efficient Building
Builders License Class
​​800-727-7104
​5 ​$45 ​Online
​OR Weatherization and Renewable Energy
Builders License Class
​​​800-727-7104​
​5 ​$45 ​Online
Green Building Guidelines for New Home Construction
​PDH Academy
​888-564-9098​
​5 ​$49 ​Online
​Market for High Performance Homes
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160​
3 ​$45 ​Live
Green Building: What's It All About
Oregon Contractor Education​
503-781-7885​

​2 ​$39 ​Online
Designing for the Future
Oregon Home Builders Association​
503-378-9066
​2 ​$40
Free for members
​Online
Assessor Orientation: City of Portland Home Energy Score
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​2 ​$75 ​Live
EPS as a Sales Tool
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​1.5 ​Free ​Live
​Demystifying the Green Home (communicating the value and benefits)
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​1.5 ​$69 ​Live
​Cost Effective Pathway to Zero Energy Homes
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​1 ​Free ​Live
Solar 101: Overview of solar technology for residential and commercial buildings
Sunlight Solar Energy, Inc.
​541-322-1910
​1 ​Free ​Live
​​Energy Star Qualified New Home
pacepdh.com
​​800-576-4341
​1 ​$11 ​Online
​​Building for Energy Efficiency
pacepdh.com
​800-576-4341
​1 ​$11 ​Online
​Energy Efficient Roofs
pacepdh.com
​800-576-4341
​1 ​$11 ​Online
​​Green Building Sustainability and Smart Growth
pacepdh.com​
​​800-576-4341​
​1 ​$11 ​Online
Home Energy Performance Scores: Understanding and Using the New Law
Oregon Home Builders Association
503-378-9066
1​ ​$15 
Free for members
​Online
When a HERS Rater Builds a Home
Oregon Home Builders Association
503-378-9066
​1 ​$15 ​Online
Build Net Zero Using Natural Gas
Oregon Home Builders Association
503-378-9066
​1 ​$15 ​Online
Zero Net Energy Homes
Oregon Home Builders Association
503-378-9066
​1 ​$15 ​Online
Demystifying the Green Home
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​1 ​$29 ​Online
HVAC & Home Energy Efficiency
DiscountPDH.com
713-787-6810
​1 ​$30 ​Online
​Are you Ready for Solar?
Earth Advantage
503-968-7160
​1 ​$49 ​Live

Home Inspection

​Real Estate Inspection
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
​20 ​$695 ​Online
Residential Rehabilitation Inspection Guide
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
Multiple five-hour courses on topics ranging from air conditioning/heat pumps to gas and oil furnaces to key structural components.
​Inspections Unlimited​
503-581-5855
​5 ​$55 (doesn't include cost of required text) ​Text study; online quiz

Miscellaneous

0 Effort 13 Hour Residential Contractor Package
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150
​13 ​$110 ​Online
Residential Rehabilitation Inspection Guide
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
​13 ​$99 ​Online
Moisture Resistant Homes
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098
​13 ​$99 ​Online
8 Hour CCB CE Training Videos Package
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​8 ​$64 ​Online
8 Hour CCB CE Package
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150
​8 ​$88 ​Online
5 Hour CCB CE Training Videos Package
ce.big-step-training.com
503-898-0694
​5 ​$40 ​Online
Water Heater Systems
PDH Academy
​888-564-9098

​5 ​$49 Online
Groundwater Protection
Technical Learning Consultants
1-866-557-1746
​5 ​$149 ​Print
Lead and Other Metals in Construction
PacePDH.com
800-576-4341​
​3 ​$51 ​Online
Cannabis Contracting: LED Grow Lights
Steven D Landry
541-410-1785
​3 ​$95 Live

Painting

​0 Effort: Painting Techniques
At Your Pace Online
​877-724-6150
​2 ​$22 ​Online
Professional Painting (RV-5705)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212
​1 ​$15 ​Online

Plumbing/Electrical

​Valves and Fittings (lead reduction requirements)
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​14 ​$199 ​Print
​Basic Electricity
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746​
​13 ​$200 ​Print
Basic Plumbing
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​8 ​$150 ​Print
​Oregon Rule and Law for Plumbers
McKenzie James
503-998-7411
​4 ​$75 ​Live
2017 Oregon Plumbing Specialty Code Changes
McKenzie James
503-998-7411
​4 ​$75 ​Live
Plumbing: Tips, Tricks and Tools (RV-6189)
www.redvector.com
​866-546-1212
​1 ​$15 ​Online

Pools and Water Features

Swimming Pools: Introduction to Aquatic Design & Construction (RV-6401)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212
2 ​$30 ​Online

Product Manufacturers' Directories

@AECDaily​
Free online continuing education to the construction, architect, interior design and engineering community.
​​Varies but all are at least 1 hour​ ​Free ​Online
Hanley Wood University

Variety of topics by leading product manufacturers.

​1 ​Free ​Online
​Simpson Strong-Tie Training Center
Simpson Strong tie has more than a dozen online courses created by experts on its structural products. The CCB has approved all its courses for credit.
​Varies but all are at least 1 hour ​Free ​Online
GreenBuild University
Wide range of green-oriented topics relating Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).
​Varies but all are at least 1 hour ​Free ​Online

Roofing

0 Effort Roof Maintenance
At Your Pace Online
​877-724-6150
​2.5 ​$28 ​Online
Residential roofing installation best practices
GAF Corporation ​
503-410-1234
Call to schedule
​2 ​Free ​Live
Roofing in Residential Applications
3SC Company
800-774-7534​
​2 ​$20 ​Online/DVD
​Raising the Roof
pacepdh.com
​​800-576-4341
​2 ​$22 ​Online
Roofing Materials - Asphalt Shingles (RV-7476)
www.redvector.com
866-546-1212
​2 ​$30 ​Online
Attic ventilation basics
GAF Corporation 
503-410-1234
Call to schedule
​1 ​Free ​Live
Residential roofing installation best practices
GAF Corporation
503-410-1234
Call to schedule 
1​ ​Free ​Live

Sanitary Systems

​Find additional courses on this topic from Oregon Association of Water Utilities​
​Pumping Principles
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​20 ​$200 ​Print
​Pumps and Motors
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​20 ​$249 ​Print
Onsite 101
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746​
​18 ​$200 ​Print
​Sewer and Septic
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​18 ​$200 ​Print
​Chlorination 202 
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​14 ​$200 ​Print
Fluid Mechanics
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746​
​14 ​$249 ​Print
​Water Mains and Services
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746​
​12 ​$149 ​Print
Point-of-Use Water Treatment
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746​
​12 ​$200 ​Print
Backflow Awareness
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​10 ​$149 ​Print
Qualified Erosion and Sediment Control Inspector Training
American Stormwater Institute
833-786-7698
​8 ​$350 ​Live
Qualified Stormwater Construction Inspector
American Stormwater Institute
833-786-7698
​6 ​$350 ​Live
Drywells, Manholes and Catch Basins
McKenzie James
​503-998-7411
​4 ​$75 ​Live
Sanitary and Storm Sewer Installation
McKenzie James
503-998-7411 ​​
​4 ​$75 ​Live
Certified Maintenance Provider Training (stormwater treatment systems)
Contech Engineered Solutions​
​503-258-3157
​3 ​Free (unless seeking certification) ​Online
​Rainwater Harvesting - how to plan ​ potable and non-potable water system
At Your Pace Online
877-724-6150
​3 ​$30 ​Online
​Developing Your Stormwater Prevention Plan
pacepdh.com
​​800-576-4341
​2 ​$22 ​Online

​Welding

​Basic Welding
Technical Learning College
1-866-557-1746
​6 ​$75 ​Print

​​Trade Associations ​ ​ ​

Many trade associations hold regular education meetings that are eligible for credit; the CCB also accepts credits earned toward certain industry certifications. Click on the links below for details.
American Backflow Prevention Association, Oregon Chapter
Asphalt Pavement Association of Oregon
​Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC)​
International Code Council, Central Oregon chapter
International Society of Arboriculture​
​Klamath Basin Home Builders Association
​National Association of the Remodeling Industry
National Tile Contractors Association
​North American Technician Excellence
​Oregon Air Conditioning Contractors Association
Oregon Association of Water Utilities
Oregon Concrete & Aggregate Producers Association
​Oregon Home Builders Association (The HBA offers many courses; they are listed in business, safety and trade sections of this catalog)
Oregon Onsite Wastewater Association​
Oregon Remodelers Association/NARI Pacific Northwest
​Painting & Decorating Contractors of America, Portland chapter​
Tree Care Industry Association​
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