Building Official Qualification

Building Official Qualification

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Program description

Safe and efficient construction in our communities requires a high calibre of expertise among municipal building officials, builders, design professionals and other building code users. The Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA) for Certified Building Code Officials (CBCO) and the Building Code Qualified (BCQ) certification program accredit these courses. Teachers are certified by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MAH).

Please bring a copy of the 2012 Building Code Compendium and class-specific manual to the first class. The Compendium and manuals for technical courses can be purchased at Georgian Stores. Texts for overview/refresher courses can be purchased at


Program course requirements
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