Basic Code Enforcement

COD300 - 36.00 Hours

Description

Code officerThe Basic Code Enforcement course provides training designed to prepare students for final proficiency testing through the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR). During the course, participants cover topics to include constitutional protections as well as authority granted by Texas law, procedural information surrounding the proper administration of local code compliance programs and best practice guidelines. Training covering a range of topics includes; housing, construction, property maintenance, occupancy levels, and both electrical and fire safety. Zoning codes and proper signage regulations covering agricultural, residential and industrial zones are also included. Once the course is completed participants will have met education requirements necessary to take the State of Texas Code Enforcement Officer exam. A certificate of completion will be issued and the student may then apply to TDLR to take the Code Enforcement Officer exam. 

Schedule

  • Details
    1/7/2019 - 1/11/2019
    Austin TX
    IS  COD300  118
    $495.00
  • Details
    2/11/2019 - 2/15/2019
    El Paso TX
    IS  COD300  116
    $700.00
  • Details
    4/29/2019 - 5/3/2019
    Fort Worth TX
    IS  COD300  114
    $495.00
  • Details
    4/29/2019 - 5/3/2019
    Harlingen TX
    IS  COD300  119
    $85.00
  • Details
    12/9/2019 - 12/13/2019
    Fort Worth TX
    IS  COD300  115
    $495.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

Code officerThe Basic Code Enforcement course provides training designed to prepare students for final proficiency testing through the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR). During the course, participants cover topics to include constitutional protections as well as authority granted by Texas law, procedural information surrounding the proper administration of local code compliance programs and best practice guidelines. Training covering a range of topics includes; housing, construction, property maintenance, occupancy levels, and both electrical and fire safety. Zoning codes and proper signage regulations covering agricultural, residential and industrial zones are also included. Once the course is completed participants will have met education requirements necessary to take the State of Texas Code Enforcement Officer exam. A certificate of completion will be issued and the student may then apply to TDLR to take the Code Enforcement Officer exam. 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Abandoned and junk vehicles +Dangerous building abatement +High weeds and trash +Home occupations +Legal aspects +Minimum housing standards +Sign regulations +Zoning

Suggested Audience

  • Code Enforcement Officers
  • Law Enforcement Officers
  • City Personnel
  • County Personnel

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits For information contact (877) 833-9638

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Other Information

    Information specific to state testing and other associated fees can be found on the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) site.

    Note: All TDLR-related fees are separate from TEEX course tuition.

    Contact Information

    Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center
    Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

    Related Courses

    COD305+COD303+COD310+COD311Code Enforcement Officer II+International Residential Code+International Property Maintenance Code+International Zoning CodeCode Enforcement Officer II+International Residential Code+International Property Maintenance Code+International Zoning CodeCode Enforcement Officer II+International Residential Code+International Property Maintenance Code+International Zoning Code
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