Building Plan Review (ICC B3)



Course Objective:A Building Plans Examiner will be responsible for reviewing submitted plans to determine if they meet the requirements of the various Building Codes and Standards that have been adopted by his / her jurisdiction. At this level of certification, the Examiner shall be able to review plans for any size of structure in any occupancy classification.









Class Dates 10/13/2020 to 10/15/2020


Registration 7:30

Class Time 8:00 - 4:00 (All 3 Days)





Class Plans Included



Workbook: You will be emailed a workbook in pdf form one week before the class starts to print and bring with you to class.



Note: Cost does not include meals, lodging, code books or ICC exam fees




Books You Need To Bring To Class

  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2009 ICC/ANSI A117.1
  • Highlighters
  • Calculator



NOTE: Classes and Exams are not state specific.

Continuing Education

Class Approved for 1.8 CEU's (18 Hours)




South Carolina LLR






Class Outline

This class will consist of three days of simulated plan reviews, covering the most significant code provisions used during the plan review process. This class will also cover the code sections needed to pass the ICC Exam B3.


Instructor Bio




Scheduled Instructor:



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, has served as an expert consulting witness and is a member of  the South Carolina Building Codes Council.

Class Location

Hyatt Place Columbia/Harbison

1130 Kinley Road
Irmo, SC 29063


We Do Not Have A Special Room Rate At This Location

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Charleston, SC 29406
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