Inspector Basics

 

 

Course Objective: This 32-hour cours is part of the 300-hour Florida cross-training program. The areas that the participant will be subjected to include:

  • Inspector ethics
  • Inpector laws
  • Dealing with the media
  • Social media
  • History of the building codes
  • Building code adoption processes
  • Common math problems
  • Wind loads
  • Shear loads
  • Live loads 
  • Dead loads
  • Common engineering equations
  • IPMC provisions
  • IEBC provisions
  • and more

 

 


Register

 

 

Class Dates 6/25/2018 to 6/28/2018

 

Registration 7:30

Class Time 8:00 - 4:00 (All 4 Days)

 

$695.00

 

Does not include code books, lodging or meals

 

 

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Books You Need to bring to Class

  • 2015 International Building Code
  • 2015 International Residential code
  • 2015 International Existing Building Code
  • 2015 International Property Maintenance Code

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NOTE: Classes and Exams are not state specific.


Instructor Bio

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Scheduled Instructor:

 

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Patrick Bradshaw has been involved in the Codes industry for over 20 years.  Prior to this he worked in law enforcement and the fire service. Patrick graduated the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy with honors and has attended the National Fire Academy on multiple occasions.  During this time, Patrick has served as a patrol officer, criminal investigator, firefighter, fire apparatus operator, fire instructor, deputy fire marshal, life safety code specialist, manager of the State Fire Marshal Certification program, a fire investigator, HazMat technician, fire investigator, commercial building plans examiner and many other roles.

 

Patrick transitioned into codes enforcement in 1997 as a fire and life safety surveyor conducting both state and federal inspections of licensed healthcare facilities in South Carolina.  This included hospitals, nursing homes, ambulatory surgery facilities, assisted living facilities and other healthcare facilities.  He then became a deputy state fire marshal.  Patrick was the first manager for the state fire marshal’s certification program.  In this role he also administered and instructed three NFPA international certification courses for fire inspections and plan review.  Patrick has conducted numerous fire investigations in addition to fire and building codes inspections.  His inspection duties required him to inspect most all types of buildings and occupancies, as defined in the codes. 

 

Patrick has taught hundreds of classes to various audiences over his career.  Audiences include: firefighters, healthcare professionals, architects, engineers, fire inspectors and marshals, code enforcement officials, building officials, plans examiners and others.  Patrick maintains over 16 ICC certifications and has served on ICC’s exam development committee.  Patrick has consulted with design professionals and has served as an expert consulting witness. 



e-WISE (on line)

This class can be taken live in class or e-WISE (beamed in to your computer)

 

You can see and interact with the instructor and other class members, like you are there.

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Link to e-WISE webpage

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Link to computer spec page


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