2016 Practice Exam - CALGreen Inspector /Plans Examiner (CT)
This practice exam is designed for those who are looking to take the CT CALGreen Inspector / Plans Examiner Certification Exam administered through the International Code Council (ICC). These practice exams are intended to help you prepare for the actual exam by helping you navigate through the code book to familiarize yourself with the specific code sections. They will test your knowledge on the exam content areas covered to improve your chances of passing the certification exam. This is a great way to prepare yourself for the actual exam administered by ICC. Every building code professional knows that the key to passing the ICC exams is to do practice problems. Don't just take the exam purely on experience alone. Let this resource get you focused on realistic problems built around the exam content being covered.
The exam content will cover:
Construction Development and Code Provisions
Residential and Nonresidential Building Systems, such as:
Water Efficiency and Conservation
Material Conservation and Resource Efficiency
Additions and Alterations
Please note this practice exam is designed for the 2016 version of the CT CALGreen Inspector / Plans Examiner certification exam administered by the International Code Council (ICC). The exam is open book and the references that can be used for this exam is the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code® also known as the CALGreen®.
Important information: For anyone who passes the CT CALGreen Inspector/Plans Examiner certification exam through ICC will receive the designation to be known as a Certified CALGreen Inspector/Plans Examiner. In addition, as of July 2017, ICC has created a new combination designation for those who hold a current AIA, PE, CBO, CFM, or MCP license or designation. The new designation is known as the Certified Sustainability Professional (CSP). For those in California, passing the CT certification exam while holding a current AIA, PE, CBO, CFM, or MCP license or designation will allow you to obtain the (CSP) designation along with the Certified CALGreen Inspector/Plans Examiner designation as well. This new designation was designed to provide professionals proficiency in sustainability without having to obtain another license or designation.
What knowledge & tools are required?
- Have some basic knowledge of construction terminology.
- Have a copy of the 2016 California Green Building Standards Code® (CALGreen®).
Who this course is for:
- Anyone looking to prepare for and take the (CT) CALGreen Inspector / Plans Examiner Certification Exam.
- Building & Safety officials, architects, engineers, contractors, building designers, or even students wanting to gain knowledge of sustainable "green" construction.
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