Iowa Permit Tech Association

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The goal of the Iowa Permit Technicians Association is to provide, promote, and support education, networking, professionalism, certification, and recognition of its membership.

This association is organized...

· To support and to participate in educational seminars and training programs relating to permitting procedures and practices and to the administration and to the enforcement of applicable regulations.
· To support Building Permit Technician Certification programs and efforts to standardize the qualifications and the professionalism of careers related to administration of building, land use, and development regulations.
· To promote the value and the recognition of permit technicians and to secure a proper place in the administrative organization.
· To apply the distinctive knowledge and skills of permit technicians for the benefit of the community and for the public welfare.
· To do all such things as are incidental to or desirable for the attainment of the above objectives.
· To conduct all business and activities in accordance with time-honored standard and accepted democratic principles including equity, openness, participation, and transparency.

Know Your Board.....
President - Holly Jackson 
Vice President - Jenn Naylor
Treasurer - Ryan Sampica
Secretary - Karen Rowan 

April 2020

Non- Profit Status

On April 13, 2020, IPTA became a non-profit! 

May 2020 

Building Safety Month

To read our first proclamation as a chapter...... BSM Proc.pdf

New Logo! 

Thanks to Richard Hauffe, we have a beautiful new Logo! Thank you Richard for all you have done and continue to do.

We are going to ICC! 

According to Will Coffman, ICC Attorney,  our Chapter request will go before the Board at its June 8th meeting. I will be patiently (or impatiently) waiting to hear the news and will post it here!

August 2021

  •  2/3/2021 12:00 PM
  • Location: To Be Announced
  •  6/22/2020 12:00 PM
  •   Via Phone Conference

This meeting will be to discuss specifics on the November member meeting and education in Huxley, Iowa. Call in information will be emailed to the Board and all members before the meeting.

  •  6/8/2020 08:00 AM
  •   Crowne Plaza, Denver, Colorado

More information will be added as it become available.....Stay Tuned!

  •  3/12/2020 08:30 AM
  •   450 5th Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA, USA

The IABO Meeting is free to everyone. If you would like to go, IPTA is on the Agenda to receive the monies collected from the training in November 2019.

  • $0.00
  •  11/8/2019 08:03 AM
  •   Huxley, Iowa
If you would like to become a member or renew your membership, please fill in the information below and when finished, complete the process by clicking on the membership option of your choice.


Class A Membership

  • Appointed designee is the primary active member for a city, county, or state building department that has adopted a building code.

Class B Membership

  • Additional building department personnel other than that of the appointed designee, who are employed by that government jurisdiction that enforces building codes.

Associated Membership

  • Are those representatives from industry and other persons interested in or allied with building construction.
Welcome to our new forum.
Here you can find a great community for sharing new ideas and talking about day-to-day Permit Tech life!