ICC San Diego Area Chapter Information

Next Regular Monthly Chapter Meeting will be Tuesday August 18, 2015

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

The San Diego Chapter of IAPMO has offered to let the San Diego Area Chapter of the ICC to co-sponsor and promote an upcoming training seminar that will based on the 2012 UPC which is the model code that the 2013 CPC is based on (The 2013 CPC is part 5 of the current 2013 triennial edition of California Code of Regulations [CCR] Title 24 which are the regulations that CA building inspectors and plans examiners are to base their inspections and plan reviews on whether or not they happen to be members of either IAPMO of ICC). Please be aware when registering for this seminar that the optional discounted Member Price is only offered to current IAPMO members.


2012 UPC Residential and Commercial Inspection
San Diego, CA

Description: Walking onto a job site to perform plumbing inspections can be a bit intimidating. This seminar discusses the major types of plumbing inspections required for commercial and residential building and what to look out for. Each type of inspection will include a discussion of the major code provisions that need to be enforced and the systems and installations that need to be checked. This is also a great opportunity to learn tips learned over years of experience regarding what to do, what traps to avoid, and common things that are frequently overlooked.
Register now

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

Please check back latter

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.