Number of Master Code Professionals continues to grow
The International Code Council’s Master Code Professional (MCP) designation is the highest level of Code Council certification and is the “gold standard” for demonstrating proficiency in the code profession. Currently, there are more than 900 MCP professionals worldwide, and their achievements are a benefit to the code enforcement profession, as well as their communities. By becoming a Master Code Professional, the highest level of certification in the Code Council’s program, you can increase earnings and advance your career. The Code Council has certified thousands of individuals, but only a select number have attained this high level of achievement.
Last year, 38 select code professionals achieved the prestigious Master Code Professional designation. This year, 16 individuals gained the designation during the first quarter of 2021:
Sergey Bolotov of Brooklyn, New York, United States
Chris Brown of North Dinwiddie, Virginia, United States
Peter Carmona of Whittier, California, United States
Aaron Dodds of North Liberty, Iowa, United States
Richard Fraysher of Columbus, Georgia, United States
Danilel Hopp of Tuckwila, Washington, United States
Jack Howard of Golden, Colorado, United States
Kris Larsen of McHenry, Illinois, United States
James Mackdanz of Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
Steven Mills of Gainesville, Florida, United States
Michael Roberts of Thornton, Colorado, United States
James Stewart of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Emmanuel Mendoza Tabares of Auburn, Washington, United States
William Warlick of Holladay, Utah, United States
Brandon Yu of Bristow, Virginia, United States
Deanna Zeisset of Saint Peters, Missouri, United States
“The Master Code Professional certification is the pinnacle of all Code Council certifications, representing a level of effort, knowledge and dedication that elevates not only the individual achieving it but the code official profession as a whole,” said Code Council Chief Executive Officer Dominic Sims, CBO.
To become a Code Council Master Code Professional, a candidate must first pass 10 core Code Council exams plus an additional number of elective Code Council exams. Typical Master Code Professionals hold 17 or more Code Council certifications. To become a Master Code Professional, certified individuals must complete an additional 60 hours of Continuing Education Units every three years to maintain active status. Master Code Professionals are typically responsible for all technical and management aspects of code enforcement with duties that range from the management of a code enforcement department to the supervision of inspectors and plan reviewers.
Learn more about how you can join this elite group and let us help you open the door to increased professional challenges and career advancement. Click here for an application to receive a Master Code Professional designation.