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Building Codes and Standards (BC)

Building Codes and Standards (BC)

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  • No. of Questions5
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  • Access DurationLife Long Access
  • Exam DeliveryOnline
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  • No. of Questions160
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  • Access DurationLife Long Access
  • Exam DeliveryOnline
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Building Codes and Standards (BC)

The Building Codes and Standards (BC) module is one of the 3 exams developed for candidates who wish to pursue a career as a Certified Building Official (CBO). Now, to obtain the CBO, you will be required to also qualify the Legal module (MG) exam and the Management module (MM) exam.

Skills Acquired

The Certified Building Official is responsible to perform for the following tasks -

  • Development, administration, interpretation, application, and enforcement of the codes adopted by their jurisdiction.
  • Manage their department's budget and the certification and training of inspection staff
  • Understanding of laws and regulations pertaining to human resources
  • Thorough knowledge of customer service
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with all client groups
  • Ability to effectively communicate with contractors, homeowners, subordinates, superiors, news media, elected officials, and civic organizations.

Course Outline

The Building Codes and Standards (BC) Exam covers the following topics - 

  • Architectural Plan Review  - 31%
  • Structural Plan Review - 13%
  • Building Systems Plan Review - 19%
  • Field Inspection - 37%

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Exam Format and Information

Exam Name Building Codes and Standards 
Exam Code BC
Exam Duration 2 hours
Exam Format Multiple Choice Questions
Exam Type Computer Based - Proctored Exam
Number of Questions 200 Questions
Eligibility/Pre-Requisite As specified
Exam Fee $145 USD
Exam Language English
Pass Score 75 and above


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