All inspectors hired by facilities to inspect acute care and skilled nursing construction must be Certified by the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, Facilities Development Division. Hospital Inspectors: Class A, B & C
Fees: Application $100.00; Examination $300.00; Recertification $100.00
Examination Frequency: Biannually (twice a year).
Exam Locations: Sacramento, Los Angeles
Experience Requirement: Varies by Class
Class A – 6 years experience with Type I/II
Class B – 4 years experience with Type I/II
Class C – 4 years general inspection experience
Details defined in the regulations and on the web site.
Average Time to Process Application: 4 weeks
Renewal Period: Every three years
Special License Requirements: N/A
Authority: Administrative Regulations, Part 1, Title 24, Article 19.