Code Consulting for a Safer Tomorrow

 Brian L. Blackwell, CBO, MCP

bblackwell@rciscinc.com

Qualifications and Certifications:

Brian holds 23 ICC certifications in the disciplines of Building, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire Inspections, including ICC certifications as a Certified Building Official, Master Code Professional and Fire Inspector-II.  Brian’s certificates are available for review by request. Brian is also a Registered Building Officical with the State of South Carolina Building Codes Council, approved Office of School Facilities Chapter 1 inspector, and licensed as a South Carolina General Contractor (G-99922). 

 Experience:

Brian is the CEO and Founder from inception of corporation in 2005. He served as Building Official for the City of Gaffney, South Carolina for ten years and as a Combination Field Inspector for Spartanburg County for three and one-half years.

Brian is a member of many professional associations including the South Carolina Chapter of the International Association of Electrical Inspectors and the Upper State Code Enforcement Association serving as past president in both associations.  In addition, he has served on the ICC’s Examination Development Committee and is a past chairman from 2000-2005.  A seasoned Code Enforcement Professional, Brian averages over 15 hours of continuing education per year.

 Certifications:

            International Code Council:

  1. Accessibility Inspector/Plans Examiner
  2. Commercial  Building Inspector
  3. Building Plans Examiner
  4. Certified Building Code Official 
  5. Certified Building Official
  6. Certified Electrical Code Official
  7. Certified Mechanical Code Official
  8. Certified Plumbing Code Official
  9. Combination Inspector
  10. Combination Plans Examiner
  11. Commercial Combination Inspector
  12. Commercial Electrical Inspector
  13. Electrical Inspector
  14. Electrical Plans Examiner
  15. Fire Inspector I
  16. Fire Inspector II
  17. Master Code Professional
  18. Commercial Mechanical Inspector
  19. Mechanical Plans Examiner
  20. Commercial Plumbing Inspector
  21. Plumbing Plans Examiner
  22. Residential Combination Inspector
  23. Residential Electrical Inspector