SERVICES

Educational
Events & Trainings

  1. Proper Connector and Fastener Installations and Inspecting Proper 
Installs
    Proper Connector and Fastener Installations and Inspecting Proper Installs
    This class will focus on the proper installation of structural connectors and fasteners on wood framed projects. Attendees will learn about nailing patterns, overdriving fasteners, matching proper fasteners with connectors, corrosion resistant finishes, and other topics to assist with identifying mis-installations and correct installations. Presented by Joseph Cavazos, Simpson Strong-Tie February 8, 2018 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm City of Brownsville Ringgold Civic Pavilion 501 E. Ringgold
  2. 

Code Enforcement Continuing Education
Coming in April
    Code Enforcement Continuing Education Coming in April
  3. Texas Energy Code Field Study
    Texas Energy Code Field Study
    The Texas Energy Code Field Study is a three year project that is using data collected on new homes built in Texas to establish a baseline for energy efficiency in new construction. The data has been used to implement an intensive outreach and education program. Presented by Richard Morgan, SPEER January 11, 2018 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm City of McAllen Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham 4801 W. Expwy 83
  4. BOB is coming in March
    BOB is coming in March
  5. Professionalism in the Workplace Webinar
    Professionalism in the Workplace Webinar
    This one hour webinar is designed to provide participants with information to enhance their professional behavior, demeanor, and decorum in the workplace. Participants will be able to define professionalism and determine their own current level of professionalism. Presenter will discuss the attributes of a positive attitude and the roles it plays in projecting a professional image; along with understanding that competency includes not only solid work experience but efficient and quality of work habits. Presented by Alma Solis, City of McAllen February 26, 2018 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Education


As an ICC Chapter and ICC Preferred Provider,  we provide training for Officials and Builders to help promote safe and energy efficient buildings in our communities.

We provide free ICC Preferred Provider monthly trainings to VBOA members.


Online Training


We invest a lot of time and energy educating ourselves on the current building codes and industry trends. What better way to earn CEU's.  We can deliver continuous meaningful training right to your office by adverting the expense of traveling while retaining the educational benefits from our online trainings.   

Pre-recorded trainings will be available this year. 


 

Community Outreach


Our vision is one where we support and inform our local communities through a series of educational outreach programs on local building codes.  

Our building community outreach programs are vital to maintain a level of standard living conditions within our local communities.