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Code Officials Qualification Board

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The NC Code Officials Qualification Board has the primary duty of certifying Code Enforcement Officials (CEOs) in North Carolina. No city, county, or state agency inspector may enforce the State Building Code without being certified by the Qualification Board.The 20 member Board is composed of engineers, contractors, inspectors, architects, educators, and city, county, and state officials.

Individuals seeking to become certified as Building, Fire, Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing CEOs to perform inspections for city, county or state agencies should read the applicable "How do I become an inspector…" bulletins below for the technical area they are interested in.

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