New Jersey Uniform Construction Code Education Program

Atlantic Cape Community College and the Department of Community Affairs will offer Uniform Construction Code (UCC) classes for the fall semester. The courses focus on technical needs for contractors, estimators, architects, engineers, and government officials related to the design, construction, and maintenance of building structures. These classes are for general contractors looking to advance their careers and become New Jersey State Inspectors for local municipalities. Courses must be taken in the proper sequence (R.C.S.-I.C.S.-H.H.S.)

Licensing questions and licensing application packet requests should be directed to the Licensing Unit at (609) 984-7834 or Students must purchase all required textbooks, including the Uniform Construction Code Act and Regulations (blue book). Books can be ordered from the Department of Community Affairs at (609) 984-0040.

Subcode Official

Prerequisite: Possession of a license as an inspector in the same type and specialty as the subcode.

This course is designed to prepare inspectors to become subcode officials. The class will cover subcode administration, legal aspects of code enforcement, and related legislation. Specific topics will include procedures and forms for permit application, stop orders, emergencies, condemnations, case records, warrants relocation, housing maintenance and legal rights of landlords and tenants. 

CONS-221 (45 Hours) 
Cost: $499 (Textbook(s) may be required at additional cost) 

Section MW01: Mays Landing campus 
Thursdays beginning September 14 (ends January 25), 6-9 p.m.

Building Inspector RCS – LIVE ONLINE

This course is designed to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and educational experience required by the State of New Jersey for licensure under the title. This course covers all of the code requirements, except for plumbing and electrical, for one- and two-family homes and small commercial structures. Topics include structural design and analysis techniques, wood framing construction and foundations, material standards, field identification of requirements, inspection techniques, tools, and methods, etc.

CONS-120 (90 hours)
Cost: $799 (Textbook(s) required at additional cost)

Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning September 14 (ends December 21), 6-9:30 p.m.
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Full payment must be made at the time of online registration via credit/debit card. Early registration is recommended to ensure a spot in your workshop, many courses fill quickly.
Still have questions? Contact us at or 609.343.5655.