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Florida Building Inspector and Plans Examiner Course

Become a Licensed Standard Building Inspector Today!

The Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board require Municipal Building Inspectors to become licensed by passing an intensive 2-day exam. Passing this exam can lead to a rewarding and secure career, and Gold Coast is here to lead you to success!

 

Below you will find details about the Florida Building Inspector and Plans Examiner prep course.  Please contact our helpful Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140 if you have any questions.

Florida Building Inspector and Plans Examiner Course

Become a Licensed Standard Building Inspector Today!

The Florida Building Code Administrators and Inspectors Board require Municipal Building Inspectors to become licensed by passing an intensive 2-day exam. Passing this exam can lead to a rewarding and secure career, and Gold Coast is here to lead you to success!

 

Below you will find details about the Florida Building Inspector and Plans Examiner prep course.  Please contact our helpful Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140 if you have any questions.

October 2022
10/05 - 09/27 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law
10/19 - 10/11 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors
10/22 - 10/23 Livestream 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm Building Inspector Workshop (Livestream)
November 2022
11/02 - 10/25 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law
11/16 - 11/08 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors
11/19 - 11/20 Livestream 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm Building Inspector Workshop (Livestream)
December 2022
12/07 - 11/29 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law
12/17 - 12/18 Livestream 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm Building Inspector Workshop (Livestream)
12/21 - 12/13 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors

Your tuition is valid for 1 year giving you plenty of time to complete your training.  Tuition does not include state exam textbooks.  Call our Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140 for more details.

Standard Building Inspector & Plans Examiner Package (Pt. 1 & Pt. 2)

$899

OR
4 interest-free payments of $224.75 with Klarna

 
This course will prepare you to become a licensed Standard Building Inspector – Commercial by passing both parts of the state exam.

 

Tuition Includes Weekly Livestream Prep Sessions:

 

Part I: Principles and Practices of Florida Law – a must for all license categories: Standard, Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, CABO, Plans Examiner, and Building Official.



Part II:
 Technical: Standard Building Inspector (Structural) or Plans Examiner.

Required for those aspiring to become licensed in this category, this exam tests the applicant’s knowledge of the technical applications of the Florida Building Code with an emphasis on structural elements.



Weekend Prep Workshop
– Designed to hone in on the key topics needed to pass your state licensing exam

  • Saturday – Florida Principles & Practices (Laws & Rules)
  • Sunday – ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors & Plans Examiners

Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law (All Inspectors) 

$449

This course is for non-standard building inspectors who only need prep for the law portion of the state exam.

 

This is required for all of the following:

 

  • Building Inspector – Commercial
  • Building Inspector – Roofing
  • Building Inspector – Electrical
  • Building Inspector – Mechanical
  • Building Inspector – Plumbing
  • Building Inspector – Residential
  • Building Inspector – Mobile Homes
  • Building Inspector – Roofing

Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors

$549

This course is for any licensed inspector who is looking to become a Standard Building Inspector and needs to prepare for the technical portion of the state licensing exam.

 

For example, if you are licensed in any of the following and want to also become a Standard Building Inspector:

 

  • Building Inspector – Roofing
  • Building Inspector – Electrical
  • Building Inspector – Mechanical
  • Building Inspector – Plumbing
  • Building Inspector – Residential
  • Building Inspector – Mobile Homes
  • Building Inspector – Roofing

Livestream Course Schedule


Held on Wednesday nights from 6:30pm-8:30pm

1st and 2nd Wednesday


Part 1: The Principles and Practices of Florida Laws and Rules

3rd and 4th Wednesday


Part 2: ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors

5th Wednesday (if applicable)


No Class

October 2022
10/05 - 09/27 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law
10/19 - 10/11 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors
10/22 - 10/23 Livestream 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm Building Inspector Workshop (Livestream)
November 2022
11/02 - 10/25 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law
11/16 - 11/08 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors
11/19 - 11/20 Livestream 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm Building Inspector Workshop (Livestream)
December 2022
12/07 - 11/29 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 1 Only - Principles and Practices of Florida Law
12/17 - 12/18 Livestream 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm Building Inspector Workshop (Livestream)
12/21 - 12/13 Livestream Wednesdays 6:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Only - ICC Technical Code for Standard Building Inspectors

License Requirements:


Florida Building Inspector and Plans Examiner License Requirements

To become a licensed Building Inspector you must have 4 years of contracting experience in your respective field, get approved by the BCAIB, and pass the state licensing exams.  Gold Coast’s curriculum will fully prepare you for passing the Standard Building Inspector and Plans Examiners state licensing exams.  If you have any questions, please contact our helpful Career Counselors at 1-800-732-9140.

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Jacksonville

GCR-Office-optimized
12276 San Jose Blvd, Ste 208
Jacksonville, FL 32223

1-800-732-9140

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South Dade (Doral)

11250 N.W. 20TH STREET
Miami, FL 33172

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North Miami

3577 N.E. 163RD STREET
North Miami, FL 33160

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Tamarac (Broward)

5600 HIATUS ROAD
Tamarac, FL 33321

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Boca Raton

2600 N. MILITARY TRAIL Suite 150
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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West Palm Beach (Lantana)

6216 S. Congress Avenue
Lantana, FL 33462

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East Orlando

3505 Lake Lynda Dr Building 300
Orlando, FL 32817

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North Orlando

Climer-Campus
5104 N. Orange Blossom Trail Suite 114
Orlando, FL 32810

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Celebration

1170 Celebration Blvd Suite 200
Celebration, FL 34747

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Location is only open when there is a class scheduled. Location cannot provide student services like textbook pickup, grading or fingerprinting.