Permit Tech (ICC 14)



Course Objective: Permit Technician is generally responsible for a vast number of duties. This class will help prepare the Permit Technician to preform such duties as receive and review building applications, as well as verify projects have obtained all necessary approvals.  Calculate  permit fees and maintain records as well as prepare reports.    This class will also prepare the student for the ICC exam 



 Method of Evaluation: Through a series of pre and post progress quizzes, reviews and worksheets, the instructor will aid the student in seeing how related tables and sections are used to form the current code. The instructor will help the student better understand how to interpret codes correctly and avoid common mistakes in the field. 






Class Dates 11/2/2023 to 11/3/2023


eWISE Only Class - Be Online At 8:00 AM (Eastern Time Zone)

Class Time 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM (Both Days)





Practice Quiz: Link will be given out at the end of class.


Class Link & Workbook: A class link and a workbook in PDF form will be emailed to you one week before the class starts for you to print and bring to class. Check your SPAM folder!


Note: Price does not include code books or ICC exam fees



Books You Need For Class

  • 2018 International Building Code
  • 2018 International Zoning Code
  • 2017 Legal Aspects of Code Administration
  • 2019 Basic Code Enforcement (Second Edition)
  • Highlighters
  • Calculator



NOTE: Classes and Exams are not state specific.

Continuing Education

Class Approved for 1.2 CEUs





Class Outline

Day 1

Basic Code Enforcement


Day 2

Legal Aspects


Instructor Bio




Scheduled Instructor:



Patrick Bradshaw has been involved in the Codes industry for over 20 years.  Prior to this he worked in law enforcement and the fire service. Patrick graduated the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy with honors and has attended the National Fire Academy on multiple occasions.  During this time, Patrick has served as a patrol officer, criminal investigator, firefighter, fire apparatus operator, fire instructor, deputy fire marshal, life safety code specialist, manager of the State Fire Marshal Certification program, a fire investigator, HazMat technician, fire investigator, commercial building plans examiner and many other roles.


Patrick transitioned into codes enforcement in 1997 as a fire and life safety surveyor conducting both state and federal inspections of licensed healthcare facilities in South Carolina.  This included hospitals, nursing homes, ambulatory surgery facilities, assisted living facilities and other healthcare facilities.  He then became a deputy state fire marshal.  Patrick was the first manager for the state fire marshal’s certification program.  In this role he also administered and instructed three NFPA international certification courses for fire inspections and plan review.  Patrick has conducted numerous fire investigations in addition to fire and building codes inspections.  His inspection duties required him to inspect most all types of buildings and occupancies, as defined in the codes. 


Patrick has taught hundreds of classes to various audiences over his career.  Audiences include: firefighters, healthcare professionals, architects, engineers, fire inspectors and marshals, code enforcement officials, building officials, plans examiners and others.  Patrick maintains over 16 ICC certifications and has served on ICC’s exam development committee.  Patrick has consulted with design professionals, has served as an expert consulting witness and is a member of  the South Carolina Building Codes Council.

About Us
England Training LLC Corporate Office
1102 St Julien Drive
Eutawville, SC 29048
(843) 747-3575

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