On The Job Training Required OJT: 75+ hours
On the job training (OJT) is crucial to give the student the rounded experience that will result in a qualified inspector. Coaching in the field will be required by another person that has experience in the field.
Question: Who will be my coach in the on the job training?
Answer: As with any apprenticeship program it is a cooperative effort between the instructor and an on-site experienced inspector to mentor you. Your Building Official will help setup the field training with you, either within your department or with a inter-governmental agreement with a neighboring department.
Question: How will I report/record the hours for OJT Training
Answer: England Training has developed a app that will allow you to do this. It will track:
Where it will be uploaded to the database for viewing by the instructor
App will work on all Apple and Android phones/ tablets
if you wish you can upload the pictures / information from your computer to the website.