Professional Development

Trainings and Certifications

Whether you are new to the profession or an experienced code official looking to enhance your knowledge, advance your career, or earn certification, the International Code Council has a variety of education and certification options to help you reach your professional goals.


The Code Council offers a variety of training options for every individual to earn continuing education units, learning units and/or Professional Development Hours (CEUs, LUs and/or PDHs) that can be used toward Code Council certification renewal. Learn more about the training the Code Council and our family of solutions has to offer here.


The Code Council Assessment Center is your one-stop-shop to help you achieve your professional goals. Whether it’s obtaining certification, scheduling an exam, or learning about the different exams available, our Assessment and Test Development teams are here to help empower you.

The Code Council maintains one of the most historic and prestigious credentialing programs for construction codes and standards. We are committed to upholding the highest standard through continuous review and partnership with experienced professionals.

Code Council credentials are a great way to take your career to the next level. Building departments, state and provincial agencies, and third-party entities around the world recognize Code Council certification as the single most significant codes and standards credentials that building professionals can attain. Start your path to career advancement at the Assessment Center today.

Career Center

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Safety 2.0

Safety 2.0 is the International Code Council’s signature initiative to welcome a new generation of members and leaders to the building safety profession. Find out more.

Scholarship Program

The Code Council has established a Scholarship Program to support building and fire safety by supporting the education of existing and future code officials. Learn more.