ICC San Diego Area Chapter Information

Next Regular Monthly Chapter Meeting will be Tuesday August 16, 2016

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

Seminar Announcement

2015 IBC Significant Changes (click for flyer)

Upon completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:

  • Identify the most significant differences between the 2012 IBC and the 2015 IBC.
  • Explain the differences between the current and previous edition.
  • Identify key changes in organization and code requirements.
  • Identify the applicability of design, plan review and inspection requirements.

Instructor:        Doug Thornburg, AIA, CBO – International Code Council Instructor

Date:                Thursday & Friday August 25th and 26th, 2016 (course is repeated on 2nd day)

Time:               8:30 am to 4:00 pm - Registration from 8:00 to 8:25 am

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

Cost:                $100.00 per person, Members (San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC only) [includes lunch and ICC 2015 IBC Significant Changes Book]
$120.00 per person, Non-Members [includes lunch and ICC 2015 IBC Significant Changes Book]

Refreshments: Lunch at noon, Coffee (am), Water, and light snacks will be provided during class

Registration:      ONLY Available online until Tuesday 8/23/16 or when registration is full 

Thursday class: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-ibc-significant-changes-thursday-august-25-2016-tickets-26649297767

Friday class: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-ibc-significant-changes-friday-august-26-2016-tickets-26649533472

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 2016

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 2016 while direct membership with ICC offers other benefits.

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

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

EsGil Corporation is seeking qualified Building Inspectors

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

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

Mailing Address:
ICC SD Area Chapter
10601-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.