ICC San Diego Area Chapter Information


Next Regular Monthly Chapter Meeting will be Tuesday May 17, 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


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.   Seminar Fyer

Instructor:        Tim McCormick, P.E., CBO, CASp – McCormick and Associates, Inc.

Date:                Friday June 17, 2016

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

Location:          City of Oceanside, Community Rooms located behind library
330 N Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA 92054
Free Parking available in City Hall Parking structure & along Civic Center Dr.

Cost:                $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

Registration:      ONLY Available online until Friday 6/15/16 or when registration is full 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2013-cbc-chapter-11b-accessibility-in-public-buildings-public-accommodations-commercial-buildings-tickets-25017672532

Course Description:

This full-day course will provide attendees a working understanding of the disabled access provisions contained in Chapter 11B of the 2013 California Building Code (CBC) which is part 2 of California Code of Regulations (CCR) Title 24. The course will have an emphasis on the interpretations and intent of selected administrative, scoping and technical requirements. This course is up to date with the current regulations and includes the mid-code cycle changes, effective July 1, 2015.

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 06/27/2016 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 05/27/2016; 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.


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.