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Code certification exam

Step 1: Oregon Inspector Certification (OIC)

Every individual who performs building official duties, code inspections, or plan reviews must hold a valid OIC in addition to an Oregon code certification. The OIC can only be obtained by completing a class through the Oregon Inspector Training Program.

Step 2: Apply for the certification

Fill out the Certification application .

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Mail or fax all completed documents in a single packet to the division. The mailing address and payment instructions are listed on the application. To protect your personal information, do not email any documents to the division.

Step 3: Schedule the exam

After your application is received and approved, the division will mail you a letter of authorization that details how to schedule the licensing exam. Learn more about taking exams.

After the exam is completed, you will be notified by mail of the results no later than two weeks after taking the exam. If you pass the exam, your certification will be mailed to you.