11 NCAC 08 .0707             SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES

(a)  Licensed County Electrical Inspector.  Pursuant to G.S. 143‑151.13(e), the Board will, without requiring an examination, issue a standard certificate to any person holding a currently valid certificate as a county electrical inspector, issued by the Commissioner of Insurance under G.S. 153A‑351.  Such certificate shall be for the electrical inspector level corresponding to the level at which the applicant is currently certified.

(b)  Registered Architect, Licensed General Contractor, Licensed Plumbing or Heating Contractor, Licensed Electrical Contractor, Registered Professional Engineer.  Pursuant to G.S. 143‑151.13(f), the Board will, without requiring an examination, issue a standard certificate to any person who successfully completes the Board's prescribed short course concerning state building code regulations and code enforcement administration and who is currently registered or licensed (as of June 13, 1977) by the State of North Carolina as an architect, a general contractor, a plumbing or heating contractor, an electrical contractor, or a professional engineer.  The standard certificate thus issued will authorize the person to practice as a qualified code enforcement official of the type and at the performance level determined by the Board to be appropriate in light of the applicant's education, training, and experience.

(c)  Certified Code Enforcement Official From Another State.  Pursuant to G.S. 143‑151.14, the Board will, without requiring an examination, issue a standard certificate to any person who successfully completes the Board's prescribed short course concerning state building code regulations and code enforcement administration and who holds a currently valid certificate as a qualified code enforcement official from another state or territory whose standards are acceptable to the Board and not lower than those required of North Carolina applicants.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑151.13; 143‑151.14;

Eff. January 15, 1980;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1983.