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

2018 ICC Code Review – Public Hearings

Pennsylvania's UCC Review and Advisory Council (RAC) is currently reviewing the 2018 ICC Codes. The Technical Advisory Committees (TAC) have reviewed the public comments received and will submit their final reports to the Council. The TAC reports will be posted to the...

Considerations for Converting Outdoor Spaces into Temporary Seating Space

As restaurants, bars, and similar establishments across the United States resume operations at reduced capacity under COVID-19 restrictions, many are looking for ways to convert outdoor spaces into temporary seating to offset the mandated reductions to the indoor...

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...

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...

Upcoming Events

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...

PENNBOC WEBINAR: Elevator and Building Code Interaction

December 8, 2020; 8:00am-11:30am This live 3 CE credit hour virtual course (via Zoom) will provide building code officials with basic elevator terminology and functionality of the elevators found in commercial structures. Further discussion will include smoke...

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...

PENNBOC 2020 Conference Update

After a thorough deliberation by our Education Committee and Board of Directors, PENNBOC has decided to cancel our face-to-face conferenceand trade show originally planned for September 2020 in State College, PA.  We believe that given the current...

Job Opportunities

Building Inspector, Borough of Lansdale

Position: Building InspectorDepartment: Code Enforcement The Borough of Lansdale is accepting applications for a full-time Building Inspector in its Code Enforcement Department. Responsibilities include but are not limited to conducting inspections for compliance with...

PA UCC Building Inspector, Fairview Township

Fairview Township, York County, is accepting resumes for the full-time position of a Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code (PA UCC) Building Inspector. Primary responsibilities include building construction plan review; issuance of building permits; inspection of the...

Building/Housing Inspector, City of Bethlehem

The City of Bethlehem, PA is accepting applications for the position of Building/Housing Inspector. Department:              Community & Economic Development/Code EnforcementType of Position:       Full-TimeSalary/Pay Rate:       $55,135 - $77,202 annual based on...

Building Inspector, Lehigh Valley

Lehigh Valley Inspection Service is currently looking for a part to full-time building inspector with all residential certifications to start the beginning of 2021.  We service Lehigh, Northampton and Monroe counties.  Must have your own transportation and all...

CODE ENFORCEMENT INSPECTOR / PLAN REVIEWER , Upper Dublin Township

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...