Special Examination Administration

Exam Location:
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Murray D. Lincoln Campus Center
Room 917
1 Campus Center Way (for GPS: use 300 Massachusetts Ave.)
Amherst, MA 01003

Examinations will be administered on October 6, 2014.
Deadline to register is September 8, 2014.

Two testing sessions will be held, at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
You will be able to test on the 2009 code year and 2012 code year at both sessions.

Note: G1, G2, G3, G4, and G5 exams available on 2012 code year only; FE exam available on 2009 code year only.

Session 1: Starting Time 10:00 a.m.

Exam Name Fee
B1 Residential Building Inspector $168
R3 Residential Plans Examiner $189
E1 Residential Electrical Inspector $168
M2 Commercial Mechanical Inspector $189
M3 Mechanical Plans Examiner $189
P1 Residential Plumbing Inspector $168
P3 Plumbing Plans Examiner $189
66 Fire Inspector I $189
FM Certified Fire Marshal $189
FE Cert Portable Fire Extinguisher Technician $189
RF Residential Fire Sprinkler Inspector $189
01 Legal/Management Module $116
79 Residential Energy Inspector/Plans Examiner $189
21 Accessibility Inspector/Plans Examiner $189
64 Property Maintenance and Housing Inspector $189
C1 Coastal and Floodplain Construction Inspector $189
G1 Green Building—Residential Examiner $189
G2 IgCC Commercial Inspector $189
G3 IgCC Commercial Inspector with ASHRAE 189 $189
EA Commercial Energy Inspector with ASHRAE 90.1 $189

Session 2: Starting Time 1:00 p.m.

Exam Name Fee
B2 Commercial Building Inspector $189
B3 Building Plans Examiner $189
E2 Commercial Electrical Inspector $189
E3 Electrical Plans Examiner $189
M1 Residential Mechanical Inspector $168
P2 Commercial Plumbing Inspector $189
FG Fuel Gas Inspector $189
67 Fire Inspector II $189
F3 Fire Plans Examiner $189
FK Pre-engineered Kitchen Fire Extinguishing System Tech $189
FN Pre-engineered Industrial Fire Extinguishing System Tech $189
02 Technology Module $116
77 Commercial Energy Inspector $189
78 Commercial Energy Plans Examiner $189
14 Permit Technician $189
75 Zoning Inspector $189
DR Disaster Response Inspector $189
G4 IgCC Plans Examiner $189
G5 IgCC Plans Examiner with ASHRAE 189 $189
EB Commercial Energy Plans Examiner with ASHRAE 90.1 $189

An application for the examination is available by clicking here.



  • For information on the examinations to be administered, please read the current Information Bulletin. This bulletin contains information on the testing process as well as specific information, including reference materials, length of testing, and content outlines.
  • Examinations are open-book. Candidates are responsible for bringing their own approved reference materials to the exam. See the bulletin for information on these materials.
  • References needed for taking the exams can be purchased from ICC by calling 1-888-422-7233 or at http://shop.iccsafe.org.
  • Applications may be submitted by U.S. mail, courier, or facsimile.
  • Applications must be received by the deadline date.
  • Examination fees are non-refundable. Exceptions are outlined in the Bulletin.
  • Photo identification, such as a driver’s license, will be required for admittance to the examination.
  • If you have a physical disability that prohibits you from taking an examination under standard conditions, you may request special arrangements. Your letter of request must accompany this application, along with a completed special accommodations form. This form may be obtained by telephoning us at 1-888-422-7233. The request must be submitted and approved by the Code Council no later than September 8, 2014.