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CBO Legal Management Module Test

Discussion in 'Certifications' started by jar546, Jul 13, 2013.

  1. jar546

    jar546 *****istrator

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    So do you have to bring a box of all 9 books to take this test?
     
  2. RJJ

    RJJ Platinum Member

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    No just the ICC book on legal aspects of code administration
     
  3. jar546

    jar546 *****istrator

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    I assume you took it?
     
  4. Architect1281

    Architect1281 Gold Member

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    I used only a paperback Blacks Law Dictionary and the rest is common sense and practice history.

    If you haven't been sued alot you should be in good shape
     
  5. pyrguy

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    I took mine back when we still used clay tablets. So my advice is a little dated.

    I used Black's and maybe the legal aspects book. It has been almost 20 years, I must be old, since my test. But you should be OK with some experience under your belt.
     
  6. jar546

    jar546 *****istrator

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    Thanks. I just hit the 10 year anniversary of my first ICC certification last month and the Legal exam is my last and final hurdle to MCP.
     
  7. north star

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    = = =

    Jeff,

    When I took my CBO Legal & Management test, I took the Legal Aspects

    of Code Administration, ...other books from the CBO Module, ...the IPMC

    and the IFC......Yes, the IFC !......There were 2 or 3 questions on records

    management / retention out of the Fire Code that were actually on the

    test.

    Wishing you the best of luck on the test......Let us know when you become

    an MCP ! :cool:



    = = =
     
  8. jar546

    jar546 *****istrator

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    Thanks. Waiting for my legal book to arrive
     
  9. fatboy

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    I foolishly toted all the referenced books......PITA!
     
  10. jar546

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    Sounds like I will just take 2 to be safe. Legal and IFC
     
  11. RJJ

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    Jeff: No I stopped taking tests after Baltimore Hearings! Just disgusted and then they turned the lights off. I had taken the on line course and have the book. So you are going for your MCP good luck. I had at one point thought it would be something I wanted but not sure. Maybe burned out!? I read the other day the Mt was working on the electrical and kinda made me think about it again.

    Then the tide changed and the fish were moving in and that thought got replaced. The online test was easy. best of luck!
     
  12. peach

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    legal aspects.. when I took it, there were some case law questions that came directly out of Legal Aspects. That's the only book I used.
     
  13. Builder Bob

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    The Legal Management test is fairly easy to pass if you have had experience with human resources, finances, and equal rights.......... I referenced the legal management book once or twice about legal cases and shot from the hip on the rest..

    Remember, you are still called a doctor if you make 75.... on the medical exam.
     
  14. pyrguy

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    I've always heard, 'What do you call the guy who graduated last in his class at Annapolis?'

    'Sir!'
     
  15. Rick18071

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    I took all the books too. It makes you look important. But I don't remember anything about the test or the books.
     
  16. jar546

    jar546 *****istrator

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    It was all a blur, the opposite of slow motion until they handed me my PASSED paper. Is that what you are trying to say?
     
  17. cda

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    More like a college course, passed now I can clear the hard drive and learn something else??
     
  18. Glennman CBO

    Glennman CBO Silver Member

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    I took in all the books. Lots of legal questions, administrative ones too. Some answers were directly out of Robert O'Bannon's Code Admin book. I don't like to take anything for granted, as carrying the books into the building is no big deal. Not passing is!
     
  19. Chad Pasquini

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    i also took all of the required books with me, they asked a few questions out of the Human Resource book, i felt like i pretty much used all of the books, i had a lot out of legal management.
     
  20. Rpitre

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    You took the new cbo test?
     

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