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Public Protection Cabinet

Kentucky construction site

Division of Building Codes Enforcement
Industry Links

​National Fire Protection Association: (NFPA) order code books, view codes online, memberships, formal interpretations, opinions and instructional training.

International Code Council: (ICC) order code books, view code books online, memberships, formal interpretations, opinions, instructional training and certification.

Code Administrators Association of Kentucky: (CAAK) Kentucky-based professional group of certified building officials. Training, networking and newsletter.

National Certification Program for Construction Code Inspectors: (NCPCCI) Testing agency to become a certified building official.

Kentucky Board of Architects: list of licensed architects, licensure requirements and continuing education.

Roster of Architects Licensed in Kentucky: Complete list of architects licensed in Kentucky.

Kentucky Board of Engineers: List of licensed engineers in Kentucky, licensure requirements and continuing education.

Structural Engineers Association of Kentucky: (SEAOK) Kentucky professional organization comprised of structural engineers; a charter member of the National Council of Structural Engineers Association.

Kentucky Department for Energy Development and Independence: A government website that covers energy issues, building initiatives and conversation.

U.S. Department of Energy: a federal government website that promotes energy conservation though good building practices and energy-efficient products. Offers free COMcheck and REScheck energy code compliance software tools.

Home Builders Association of Kentucky: (HBAK) A Kentucky-based organization of home builders. training opportunities, new construction news and continuing education and scholarships.

Underwriters Laboratories: (UL) An independent product safety certification organization that develops standards and test procedures for products, materials, components, assemblies, tools and equipment.

United States Access Board: An independent agency of the U.S. government devoted to accessibility for people with disabilities.

U.S. Gypsum Corporation: The largest distributor of wallboard in the United States and the largest manufacturer of gypsum products in North America.