Conference & Trade Show

Building code professionals can receive industry specific continuing education at PENNBOC’s annual conference & trade show.  The 2020 conference will be run as a virtual event allowing attendees to gain continuing education safely via live online courses on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of September, October & November.  Registration info will be posted when available.

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Latest News

PA Manufactured Housing Program Update

The Pennsylvania manufactured housing program is transitioning from the PA Installer Certification to the HUD Installers License.  Currently the PA Certificate of Compliance can be completed by either a PA certified installer OR a HUD licensed installer.  Current PA...

Upcoming PENNBOC Webinar Series 2020

PENNBOC is planning the following online training courses (subject to change): Sep. 8th - 2015 IBC Means of Egress (6 hrs)Sep. 22nd – Fire Doors & Opening Protectives (3 hrs)Sep. 22nd – HazMat Awareness for Code Officials (3 hrs)Oct. 13th – Framing for Success and...

COVID-19 Update (5/28/20)

Below, please find information that PENNBOC is sharing with its membership, including: Updates to Construction Guidance (Green Counties) UPDATES TO CONSTRUCTION GUIDANCE (GREEN COUNTIES) The following items are being added by PA L&I to the Construction Guidance...

COVID-19 Update (5/19/20)

Below, please find information that PENNBOC is sharing with its membership, including: Real Estate Industry Related Business Activities. REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY RELATED BUSINESS ACTIVITIES Governor Tom Wolf today (5/19/20) announced that starting today, businesses and...

COVID-19 Update (5/4/20)

The guidance environment on construction activities -- as well as many other aspects of operating in the COVID-19 "new normal" -- is fluid and subject to frequent change. Be sure you check the construction guidelines and the associated FAQs frequently for possible...

Upcoming Events

PENNBOC WEBINAR: Select Topics in Fire Doors and Opening Protectives

October 27, 2020; 10:00am-11:30am This live 1.5 CE credit hour virtual seminar is designed to provide participants with an overview of selected topics related to the requirements of the International Building Code, International Fire Code, and NFPA 80 with...

PENNBOC WEBINAR: 2015 IBC Special Inspections

November 10, 2020; 1:00pm-4:30pm This live 3 CE credit hour virtual seminar is an overview of the Special Inspection Categories listed in Chapter 17 of the International Building Code (IBC). We will highlight the special inspector`s duties, other stakeholders; duties,...

PENNBOC WEBINAR: 2015 IBC Special Building Types & Features

November 10, 2020; 8:00am-11:30am Based on selected provisions from Chapter 4, this live 3 hour virtual seminar focuses on several special building types and features. High-rise buildings, underground buildings, parking garages are specialized buildings that have...

PENNBOC WEBINAR: Warrants & Entry Issues for Code Officials

October 27, 2020; 1:00pm-4:30pm This live 3 CE credit hour course is designed to give the participant a solid understanding of the legal and practical issues associated with obtaining warrants, serving warrants, and entry issues that building code officials must deal...

PENNBOC WEBINAR: Courtroom Preparation for Code Officials

December 8, 2020; 1:00pm-4:30pm Join us for this live 3 CE credit hour virtual course (via Zoom). District Justice hearings are "real court", and being ready for a prosecution begins with first contact. Careful systematic adherence to procedures can make the...

Job Opportunities


Upper Dublin Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania is seeking a full-time qualified Code Enforcement Inspector to perform Commercial and Residential Plan Review and Inspections. Main duty to include in-house Commercial and Residential plan reviews in various...

PA UCC Commercial Certified Code Enforcement Specialist, Allentown

Join an award-winning company! Barry Isett & Associates (Isett) have immediate opportunities for part- or full-time PA UCC Commercial/Residential Certified Code Enforcement Specialists to grow with us in eastern and central Pennsylvania. We are proud to be an...

Code Department Clerk, Wrightstown Township

Wrightstown Township is accepting applications for a full time position of Code Clerk in the Code, Zoning and Fire Marshal Department. The successful candidate must be proficient in dealing with the public as well as professional consultants. The candidate must be...

Code Enforcement Officer, New Castle County DE

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  Conducts investigations for New Castle County, DE and takes appropriate action to ensure compliance with all County codes; does related work as required. DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS:  An employee in this class is responsible...

Assistant Codes Official, Borough of Emmaus

The Borough of Emmaus is accepting applications for the full time position of Code Enforcement Officer/Assistant Codes Official. The position is responsible for the enforcement of State and Local Codes, issuance of licenses and permits, physical inspections of...