ICC San Diego Area Chapter Information

Next Regular Monthly Chapter Meeting will be Tuesday September 15, 2015

San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC Presents
2013 CBC Chapter 11B: Accessibility in Public Buildings, Public Accommodations, Commercial Buildings, and Public Housing, Includes the mid-code cycle changes, effective July 1, 2015
Participants will accrue 0.6 CEUs (ICC PPN Course #3805)

Please join us for a full day presentation sponsored by the San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC.  Tim McCormick is an experienced presenter and Certified Access Specialist - CASp.   

Instructor:        Tim McCormick, P.E., CBO, CASp – McCormick and Associates, Inc.
Date:                Tuesday September 22, 2015
Time:               8:30 am to 4:00 pm - Registration is from 8:00 to 8:25 am

City of San Diego, 1st Floor RH Auditorium
9601 Ridgehaven Ct
San Diego, CA 92123


$150.00 per person, Members (San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC only) [includes lunch and printed PP handout]
$185.00 per person, Non-Members (includes lunch and printed PP handout)
Refreshments: Lunch at noon, Coffee (am), Water, and light snacks will be provided during class

ONLY Available online until Friday 9/18/15 or when registration is full 


Course Description:

This course is recommended for those preparing to take the CASp exam, as well as design professionals, building officials, plans examiners, contractors, and certified access specialists. The next scheduled CASp exam date is 10/14/2015 which makes this a timely seminar to attend for those planning or required to become a CASp. The registration deadline for the next exam date is 09/14/2015; check the website http://www.dgs.ca.gov/dsa/Programs/programCert/casp.aspx for more information and be sure to allow time for your application to be accepted if not already in order to qualify to register for the next exam.

Attached here are PDF  copies of the accessibility supplement spread sheets Mehdi Shadyab distributed at the ICC-SD Chapter meeting on July 21, 2015.
July 1, 2015 2013 CBC Chapter 11A Supplement Accessibility Provisions
July 1, 2015 2013 CBC Chapter 11B Supplement Accessibility Provisions

Mehdi Shadyab, P.E., CASp, J.D.
Past President, ICC-San Diego Area Chapter (2011)
Senior Structural Engineer
DSD / Building Construction Safety
City of San Diego

On 04-17-2015 the ICC San Diego Area Chapter received status as an ICC Preferred Provider

ICC Preferred Education Provider

December 2014 Meeting Minutes
February 2015 Meeting Minutes

Monthly Meeting Day and Time: Third Tuesday Morning of each month 9:00am to 12:00pm

Meeting Location:
City of San Diego Environmental Services Bldg.
9601 Ridgehaven Court, 1st Floor Training Room
San Diego, CA 92123

Please help support or continue to support advancement of Building Codes understanding in the San Diego area by renewing or applying for
Membership with the San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC for 2015 (select for Eventbrite link)

Only your local Chapter membership entitles you to Chapter member discounts for ICC Preferred Provider Program continueing education units (CEUs) that will be provided throughout 2015 while direct membership with ICC offers other benefits.

Interesting information about job positions in the Code Official field:
Survey of Code Professionals Predicts Substantial Retirement Exodus
The Future of Code Officials

The new ICC Western Regional Office opened on Tuesday (September 2) Here’s a link that you can use that has all the details: http://bit.ly/1nJzswg.

Job Opportunities

City of Chula Vista has an opening for Building Inspection Manager - Closing Date 09/11/2015 12:00 PM

2014 Electrical Newsletters were approved at the June 2014 Chapter Meeting are ready to use

Significant Changes of the CBC & CRC from the 2010 to 2013 code cycle were approved at the June 2014 Chapter Meeting are ready to use

New Chapter Policy R602.10 Wall Bracing Requirements - 2013 California Residential Code
this policy was approved by the Chapter at the November Chapter meeting

September 2014 ICC Chapter Monthly Update
July 2014 ICC Chapter Monthly Update
December 2013 ICC Chapter Monthly Update
November 2013 ICC Chapter Monthly Update

California Code Corner Example September 2014
California Code Corner Example July 2014

California Code Corner Example December 2013

California Code Corner Example November 2013

County of San Diego Department of Environmental Health staff gave a brief presentation at our November Chapter meeting and here is a copy of the Power Point handout that includes contact information

2015 Building Valuation Multipliers were approved by the Chapter at our March 2015 meeting, thanks to Kurt Culver, Co-Chair, Valuation Committee.

The 2014 San Diego ICC Chapter Membership Applications will be available soon and will be sent out to those on our email list as well as being posted here, so please check this page again later. We have changed our mailing address that was on last year's membership application so please don't use the 2013 Membership application form.

Mailing Address:
ICC SD Area Chapter
10610-G Tierrasanta Blvd. Box #126
San Diego, CA 92124

Current Bylaws of the San Diego Area Chapter of the International Code Council

Historical - Bylaws from 1958

Check the Events page for upcoming seminars and training that will be available.