2018 IRC Residential Building Inspector

ICC B1 Cerification Preperation Course (LIMITED TIME INTRODUCTORY RATE)

This course is based on the 2018 International Residential Code. The course can be used as a review course for current professionals or as a preparation course for the ICC B1, Residential Building Inspector certification exam. The course includes 10 learning modules, 10 review quizzes (one after each module) and a 60 question practice exam.

Approximated Course Completion Time: 10 hours

ICC Continuning Education Units: 1 CEU


Chapters 1 through 10 are the topics covered in this course.

Chapter 1: Scope and Administration

Chapter 2: Definitions

Chapter 3: Building Planning

Chapter 4: Foundations

Chapter 5: Floors

Chapter 6: Wall Construction

Chapter 7: Wall Covering

Chapter 8: Roof-Ceiling Construction

Chapter 9: Roof Assemblies

Chapter 10: Chimneys and Fireplaces


NOTE: The 2018 International Residential Code is a required textbook, we also highly recommend turbo tabs (both can be purchased from our website).



Your Instructor


Greg Mahoney
Greg Mahoney

Greg Mahoney has been working in building code enforcement for 30 years. He is currently serving as the Chief Building Official for the City of Davis. He is chair of CALBO's Energy Commission Advisory Committee, Chair of the California Building Standards Commission Code Advisory Committee for Green Building, Vice Chair of ICC’s G4 Guideline for Commissioning Committee, and has been a member of ICC’s Mechanical Exam Development Committee. In 2016 Greg was the recipient of CALBO’s Building Official of the Year award.

He has developed curriculum and taught Building Inspection Technology and Green Building at Cosumnes River College for 14 years. Greg is also an instructor for ICC, teaching courses on the California Residential Code, California Building Code and CALGreen. In addition to being a Certified Combination Inspector and Plans Examiner, he is a Certified Building Official, Certified Access Specialist (CASp), LEED Accredited Professional and Certified Floodplain Manager. He has also been certified as a BPI Building Analyst and Exam Proctor, Certified Green Building Professional, Green Point Rater and a Certified HERS Rater I and II.


Course Curriculum


  Introduction
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 1: Scope and Administration
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 2: Definitions
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 3: Building Planning Part I
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 3: Building Planning Part II
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 4: Foundations
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 5: Floors
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 7: Wall Covering
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapter 8: Roof-Ceiling Construction
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Chapters 9 and 10: Roof Assemblies/ Chimneys and Fireplaces
Available in days
days after you enroll
  60 Question Practice Exam
Available in days
days after you enroll
  Wrap Up
Available in days
days after you enroll

Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts immediately after enrollment and is available for 6 months! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
After enrolling, you have 6 months access to this course across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Get started now!