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
    10/7/2019 - 10/11/2019
    Mesquite TX
    IS  COD300  131
    $500.00
  • Details
    10/14/2019 - 10/18/2019
    Bryan TX
    IS  COD300  139
    $500.00
  • Details
    10/21/2019 - 10/25/2019
    Dallas TX
    IS  COD300  140
    $500.00
  • Details
    10/21/2019 - 10/25/2019
    San Antonio TX
    IS  COD300  124
    $500.00
  • Details
    11/4/2019 - 11/8/2019
    Lubbock TX
    IS  COD300  136
    $500.00
  • Details
    11/11/2019 - 11/15/2019
    Humble TX
    IS  COD300  137
    $500.00
  • Details
    12/9/2019 - 12/13/2019
    Fort Worth TX
    IS  COD300  115
    $495.00
  • Details
    4/13/2020 - 4/17/2020
    Webster TX
    IS  COD300  135
    $500.00

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.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

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

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

Texas Department Licensing and Regulation (TDLR)+International Code Council (ICC)

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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