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Online Code Training

Some approved In-service Code training programs are available online. These courses are approved by DBSC.

Online training is recognized as an acceptable format and means of obtaining up to 24 hours of New York State Code Enforcement In-service Training annually.

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Any costs incurred by participating in these programs are the responsibility of the participant.

The 2015 Training Regulations now require at least 3 hours of approved training in the following topics:

Topic 1 - Code Enforcement and Administration

Topic 2 - Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code

Topic 3 - Energy Conservation Construction Code

 


Approved Online Courses

Although many courses may be available from the listed providers, only those programs specifically listed on this webpage have been pre-approved. Unapproved online classes can still be used toward Professional Development Electives.

Simpson Strong-Tie
Click here for the online courses listed below, course description and registration pageExternal Link
Course Title Credit Hours
Cracking the Concrete Anchor Codes
Topic 2 – 2 hours
2hrs Credit
Seismic Design for Wood Framed Construction
Topic 2 – 3 hours
3hrs Credit
Deck Building 101 – Beginner's Course
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1 hr Credit
Deck Building 102 - Advanced Course
Topic 1 – 1 hour     Topic 2 – 1 hour
2 hr Credit
Understanding Moment Frame
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1 hr Credit
Wind Design with the 2001 WFCM Determining Loads
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1 hr Credit
Shear Wall Design for Wood Framed Construction
Topic 2 – 3 hours
3hrs Credit
High Wind Design
Topic 2 – 2 hours
2 hr Credit
Wood, Steel and Concrete Deterioration
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1 hr Credit

Understanding Restraint Rod Systems
Topic 2 – 1 hour

1 hr Credit

 

NYSERDA
Click here for the online courses listed below, course description and registration pageExternal Link
Course Title Credit Hours
Building Science Basics
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit
Building Techniques for Code Compliance
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit
COMcheck Basics
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit
Fundamentals of Residential HVAC
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit
Insulation and Air Sealing
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit
REScheck Basics
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit
Residential Field Inspection
Topic 3 – 1 hour 
1hrs Credit

 

FEMA EMI Online Courses
For more information on these courses and how to apply toward in-service CEO credit click here
Course Title Credit Hours
IS-100.b Introduction to Incident Command Systems, ICS-100
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1hrs Credit
IS-200.b ICS for Single resources and Initial Action Incidents
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1hrs Credit
IS-700.a NIMS An Introduction
Topic 2 – 1 hour
1hrs Credit