Welcome to the Washington State Association of Permit Technicians!
WSAPT welcomes you to our web site. We are a non-profit organization serving permit technicians and other personnel from governmental permitting agencies and related industries.
The executive board and committee members hope that the information found here will be a valuable resource for you, including the history of WSAPT, a calendar of future trainings and conferences, certification resources, and opportunities for connecting with other permit technicians.
We hope that you will be inspired to obtain the ICC Permit Technician Certification.
- Support, organize, and participate in educational seminars and training programs relating to practices, procedures, administration, and enforcement of permitting activities.
- Advance the standardization of our profession within the jurisdictions engaged in building, land use, and development regulations.
- Promote the value and recognition of permit technicians.
- Encourage the application of the distinctive knowledge and skills of permit technicians for the benefit of the community.
- Develop and promote the adoption of codes published or endorsed by the International Code Council and assist in the development and promotion of uniform regulations and legislation pertaining to building construction.
- Contribute to the International Code Council and pursue uniformity in code interpretation, administration, and enforcement.