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Building code professionals can receive industry specific continuing education at PENNBOC’s annual conference & trade show.  The 2021 Conference & Trade Show will be held in-person on October 20-22, 2021 at the Crowne Plaza Reading Hotel.

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Latest News

Potential 2021 Code Sections for Review

Review and Advisory Council Public Comment Instructions In preparation for the review and adoption of the 2021 International Code Council (ICC) family of codes (IBC, IRC, etc) the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code Review & Advisory Council (RAC) is seeking...

New Acting PA Fire Commissioner Appointed

On November 5, 2021 the Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner Bruce Trego retired.  On Monday, November 8, 2021, the Governor has named Pennsylvania State Fire Academy Administrator, Thomas G. Cook as the Acting Fire Commissioner.

FEMA Funding for Post-Disaster Building Code and Floodplain Management Enforcement

The Disaster Recovery Reform Act of 2018 allows communities to use FEMA Public Assistance funding for Building Code and Floodplain Management Enforcement after a federally declared disaster. For more information: FEMA Policy FP 204-079-01 Building Code and Floodplain...

Public hearing on the “Next Generation of Firefighters”

On September 13, 2021, the PA Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee held a public hearing on the "Next Generation of Firefighters" at the Somerset Volunteer Fire Department, Somerset County. Watch the hearing and read the testimony on the PA...

Attend the 2021 PENNBOC Conference & Trade Show

The 2021 Conference and Trade Show will be held in-person on October 20-22, 2021, at the Radisson Hotel, Reading, PA.  PENNBOC is offering building code professionals the opportunity to choose from full- and half-day courses focusing on residential, commercial,...

Upcoming Events

PENNBOC WEBINAR (12/14/21): Substantial Damage Inspections-Enforcing Post-Disaster Codes

Substantial Damage Inspections: Enforcing Post-Disaster Codes Webinar Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2021; 10:00am-11:30am Cost: $10 (members) Location: Zoom Instructor: Charles Baker, Floodplain Specialist and Building Science, FEMA Region 3 Description: Communities...

PENNBOC REGION 1 TRAINING (12/9/21): 2018 IBC and IFC Assembly Spaces

PENNBOC REGION 1 TRAINING COURSE Topic: 2018 IBC and IFC Assembly Spaces Description:  Describe the differences between various Group A occupancies. Identify the unique aspects of the code related to assembly uses. List the stage and platform...

Job Opportunities

Complaints Specialist, New Castle DE

New Castle County has an opening for a Complaints Specialist (Pay Grade 23) AFSCME Local 1607. JOB DESCRIPTION GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  Performs responsible administrative and supervisory work in the area of complaints; does related work as...

Property Maintenance Zoning Inspector, Allentown

Barry Isett & Associates (Isett) is a well-respected multi-discipline engineering/consulting firm headquartered in the Lehigh Valley with additional offices throughout eastern and central PA. We are proud to be an employee-owned company, have been named a PA Best...

PA UCC Commercial Certified Code Enforcement Specialist, Allentown

Barry Isett & Associates has 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 employee-owned company, have been named a PA...

Property Maintenance Zoning Inspector, Mechanicsburg

Barry Isett & Associates (Isett) is a well-respected multi-discipline engineering/consulting firm headquartered in the Lehigh Valley with additional offices throughout eastern and central PA. We are proud to be an employee-owned company, have been named a PA Best...

Code Enforcement/Zoning Officer, Camp Hill

The Borough of Camp Hill, PA has an opening for a Code Enforcement/Zoning Officer. General description: The Code Enforcement/Zoning Officer is a salaried, exempt employee who oversees all building and zoning activity in the Borough. The Code Enforcement/Zoning Officer...