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Charles Vinz

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    Thanks for this write up, Cedric, and congrats on the pass!! I'm doing PDD in a few days and trying to figure out my final gameplan. This is helpful!

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    I've only been paying attention to the PDD group, so I missed this post, but CONGRATULATIONS! I'm hoping to have the same feeling next week when I go in for PDD, but right now I'm in the final-week...

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    Congrats Daniel! I forgot to mention IBC too. I have my old copy from 2003(!) that I used, but Building Codes Illustrated does a pretty good job of explaining what's different between the latest ed...

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    PPD pass - resources I found helpful

    I figured I'd start a new thread for this since the other relevant threads were getting somewhat tangential. I took, and passed, PPD yesterday and wanted to share a bit of my experience since it wa...

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    Kurt, I broke down and subscribed to the Black Spectacles videos (prefer audio/visual for soaking in lots of info), read relevant sections of Building Codes Illustrated, reviewed IBC (my very old v...

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    Congrats! My heart started racing when I saw your post, because it meant my results were probably posted as well, and.... I passed too! Was really not expecting that.

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    Oof, I was really hoping I would relate to your experience more than everyone else's who has posted about this test, as I too have a lot of experience in the field (going on 13 years now) and famil...

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    Charles Vinz commented,

    I had the same experience with passing CDS and PPP and failing SPD in 4.0 and decided to transition to 5.0. My main reason is that the only thing I failed in SPD (and SD for what it's worth) was on...