COD300 – 36.00 Hours

Schedule

Dates Location Class Price
Details 11/08/21 – 11/12/21 Live Online Instructor-Led Training IS COD300 179 $500.00 Register
Details 11/29/21 – 12/03/21 Mesquite, TX IS COD300 184 $500.00 Register
Details 12/06/21 – 12/10/21 Live Online Instructor-Led Training IS COD300 180 $500.00 Register

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.

Course 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 all requirements necessary to sit for the State of Texas Code Enforcement Officer examination. Information specific to Code Enforcement state testing requirements and associated Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) fees can be found on the TDLR website.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for Course 3880 only for Face-to-Face classes. Currently, Live, Online Instructor-Led classes are NOT approved for TCOLE Credit.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Legal Practices
  • Introduction to Zoning
  • Home Occupations
  • Texas Dept of Transportation Code on Junk and Abandoned Vehicles
  • Nuisance Violations
  • Dangerous Buildings
  • Signage

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for personnel assigned to code enforcement operations to include city/county law enforcement personnel.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

Note: Live Online Instructor-Led (webinar) courses are not eligible for TCOLE credit.

  • 3.60 IACET CEUs
  • 36.00 hours – Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)
  • 36.00 hours – Texas Department Licensing and Regulation (TDLR)
  • 3.60 hours – International Code Council (ICC)

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

Great use of actual cases, photos, and video.

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