News and Updates
Online Renewals Temporarily Unavailable. If you would like to renew your certification(s), please fill out the Paper Version of the Renewal Application and mail it to:
International Code Council
Western Regional Office
3060 Saturn St., Ste. 100
Brea, CA 92821—1732
You can also scan and email your application to Mary Barnett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the Renewals Applications here: ICC Renewal Application – Paper Version
Effective October 1st, 2016, for Kansas Jurisdictions: Effective October 1st, ICC will no longer administer jurisdiction-specific exam programs. All candidates will be required to take the statewide exam.
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And now YOU can be a part of it!
ICC certification examinations are maintained to the highest standards and include continuous review by committees of experienced professionals. Most building departments, state agencies and third party entities recognize ICC certification as the single most significant codes and standards credentials that building professionals can attain.*
*ICC cannot guarantee that a specific governmental agency will accept or recognize a Code Council certification.
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Earning your CEUs and renewing your certifications is easier than ever! Login to MyICC to check your status, register for courses and renew your certification. Certifications are valid for 3 years and must be renewed on or before the expiration date.
Beginning in 2016, 40 percent of CEUs used for an ICC certification renewal must be earned from training by ICC or ICC Preferred Providers. This percentage will increase to 50% by July 2016 through a smooth transition. Review the revised Certification renewal schedule and the FAQs about the Certification program changes.
Note: To renew a Nevada Electrician ID card, refer to the bulletin for your jurisdiction.
Now Available - Expanded Opportunity for Certification Reinstatement
Starting in February 2016, individuals with certifications expired more than six (6) years can reinstate their certifications without the need to re-test. Expired certifications initially issued by ICC or the legacy organizations (ICBO, BOCA, SBCCI, CABO) are eligible for reinstatement.
You can complete an application now for certifications issued by ICC or certifications issued by a legacy organization. Questions? We've compiled the most frequently asked questions on the Reinstatement Program FAQs.
Wallet Cards for ICC Certification Holders
Wallet cards are coming to all ICC members and certification holders! Read more about the changes to the wallet cards.
Please click here to access the ICC Certification Search database, which contains information on individuals who may be certified with the International Code Council.