ICC San Diego Area Chapter Information

Next Chapter Meeting will be on Tuesday November 18, 2014 - Agenda

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

September 2014 Meeting Minutes

Seminar Announcement: 2012 IBC Fundamentals - Book included with seminar
December 11, 2014 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

This seminar, presented by Doug Thornburg, focuses on the basic nonstructural concepts of the 2012 International Building Code® (IBC®). These concepts provide a basis for the correct utilization of the code. A clear understanding of the identified requirements allows the code user to apply the IBC in specific situations and helps to build an understanding of the intent of the code when asked to make a judgment on code compliance. This course will also help the code user to correctly locate and recognize the interrelatedness of code requirements, as well as to begin to develop a procedure for applying them. It will address the organization of the code and the interrelation of the IBC with the family of International Codes® (I-Codes®).
Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:

San Diego Area Chapter ICC is again offering two $500 Scholarship awards

2014 Scholarship Announcement & Application available here in both Microsoft Word and Adobe PDF

Announcement - Microsoft Word, & Announcement - Adobe PDF

Application - Microsoft Word, Application - Adobe PDF

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:

Job Opportunities

The County of San Bernardino has two job opportunities:
Regional Building Inspector Supervisor (apply by 11/17/14),
Building and Safety Engineer (until filled), and Building Inspector II (apply by 12/01/14)

The City of Irvine has a job opportunity for a Plans Examiner and Associate/Senior Plan Check Engineer

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

Please renew or apply for membership to the San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC
Event Brite link,
Membership Form MS Word and Fillable PDF

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

2014 Building Valuation Multipliers were approved by the Chapter at our June 2014 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.