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Code Enforcement

​​​​​​​​​Secure Futures: Code Enforcement Officer Training @ SCC

You might not realize it, but every single day, Code Enforcement Officers play a critical role in protecting the health, safety and welfare in the community. Careers in this field are a great choice for individuals looking to blend law enforcement with work that directly supports residential, business and public good.

Santiago Canyon College's Code Enforcement Officer Training program prepares students to become public servants whose primary duties are the prevention, detection, investigation, and enforcement of violations of laws related to such critical areas as public health and safety, public works, business activities, consumer protection, building standards, land use, zoning and municipal codes.

The Certificate of Proficiency in Code Enforcement provides the student with beginning through advanced knowledge of the legal and practical aspects of the code enforcement profession. Modules provide training in such areas as land use and zoning laws; health and safety codes; environmental regulations; officers safety and ethics, public nuisance laws; investigation and enforcement techniques; community engagement; and others.

Modules are taught by experienced college-approved professionals, and not only count towards college credit, but also provide students with the basic qualifications necessary to obtain entry-level jobs with local governments in most cities.

To top it off, because SCC is an International Code Council Preferred Provider, you can rest assured that your education meets all of the latest enforcement standards.

If you're ready to secure a better, bolder future, SCC's Code Enforcement Officer Training program may be for you!​

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Yes! ​​​​​​​Santiago Canyon College’s tuition rates are affordable and competitive, providing one of Orange County’s best higher education values. Click Here to learn more about the cost of attending SCC.

​​​​​Your Career Education degree or certificate opens doors to bigger paychecks, broader opportunities, and more!

  • Occupational Health & Safety Inspector - $83,420
  • Environmental Compliance Inspector - $80,830
  • Agricultural Inspector - $43,410
  • Licensing Examiner; Inspector - $80,830
  • Environmental Protection Technician - $54,100
  • Fire Inspector - $91,730
  • Government Property Inspector; Investigator - $80,830
  • Immigration & Customs Inspector - $95,560

Santiago Canyon College’s Code Enforcement Officer Training program (found under the umbrella of Public Works) offers a Degree/Certificate in this Future BUILT field.

  • Associate of Science (AS): Code Enforcement and Compliance, the 1st in State of California
  • Certificate of Achievement (CoA): Code Enforcement and Compliance
  • Certificate of Proficiency (CoP): Code Enforcement

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​Sergio Verino, M.P.A (Program Facilitator)

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Paul Melby

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Average Salary In This Field

$43,410 -
$91,730

Per Year

Potential Careers

Health & Safety
Agricultural
Fire
Building Inspector

Department Contact

Program Facilitator

Verino_Sergio@sccollege.edu

Phone: (714) 628-4883

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