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Oregon Manufactured Dwelling Installation Specialty Code Study Guide

 
Purpose
Requirements
Study Guide
Proof of Training Certificate
Practice Examinations
Examinations
Contact us

 

 
Purpose
This web based study guide has been developed by the Building Codes Division to prepare individuals preparing for examination as a licensed Manufactured Dwelling Installer (MDI) or a certified Manufactured Home Installation Inspector (MHI). This study guide replaces the live training classes previously offered by the division. Limited Installers (LI) and Limited Skirting Installers (LSI) are not required to pass an examination. However, individuals must familiarize themselves with this study guide and the code.
 
Requirements

1. Review each section of the study guide including relevant Oregon Administrative Rules.
2. Complete the Proof of Training Certificate.
3. *** Submit your completed application along with the Proof of Training Certificate.
4. If you are required to take an examination to obtain a license or certification, it is strongly suggested that you complete one or more of the practice examinations.
*** The Proof of Training Certificate must be submitted with the license or certification application. Applications submitted to the division without the training certificate will not be processed until the training certificate is received.

 
Study Guide
Applicants for a licensed Manufactured Dwelling Installer (MDI), Limited Installer (LI), Limited Skirting Installer (LSI), or certified Manufactured Home Installation Inspector (MHI) must self-study the division's Manufactured Dwelling Installation Specialty Code Study Guide.
General Information

Scope of Work

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Administrative Rule

Download complete Manufactured Dwelling Installation Specialty Code Study Guide - Includes practice examination #1

 
Proof of Training Certificate

Applicants for licensed Manufactured Dwelling Installer (MDI), Limited Installer (LI), Limited Skirting Installer (LSI), or certified Manufactured Home Installation Inspector (MHI) must submit a completed Proof of Training Certificate along with their completed application for license or certification.

Proof of Training Certificate

 
Practice Examinations

The following practice examinations have been prepared for individuals who are required to successfully pass an examination prior to a license or certification being issued. Applicants for licensed Manufactured Dwelling Installer (MDI) and certified Manufactured Home Installation Inspector (MHI) are required to take an examination. Applicants are not required to take or pass a practice examination. These practice examinations have been provided as part of your preparation for the actual exam. Each practice examination is comprised of approximately 50 multiple choice questions from each chapter of the MDISC and random questions from Oregon Administrative Rule.

Practice Examination #1

Practice Examination #2

Practice Examination #3

 
Examinations

If you application is approved and you are required to take an examination, you will be sent an authorization letter containing detailed information regarding the examination process. When you submitted your application you pre-determined the location of your examination.

If you do not receive an authorization letter, your may either receive written notification of the status of your application or you may be contacted by division staff.

You must obtain your code book in advance of the examination. Code books are not provided at the examination location. The 2010 Manufactured Dwelling Installation Specialty Code may either be downloaded and printed or may be ordered by contacting the Oregon Manufactured Home Association at 503-364-2470 or omha@omha.com. Additionally, Oregon Revised Statute (ORS Chapter 446) and Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR 918-500 through OAR 918- 515) are located on the division's website.

 
Contact Us

Licensing
For questions regarding Manufactured Dwelling Installer (MDI), Limited Installer (LI), or Limited Skirting Installer (LSI) licensing, please contact the division at 503-378-3980.

Certification
For questions regarding the Manufactured Home Installation Inspector (MHI) certification, please contact the division at 503-373-1248.

Code
If you have code book questions, please contact the division at 503-373-5975.
The code book can be downloaded and printed or ordered by contacting the Oregon Manufactured Home Association at 503-364-2470 or omha@omha.com.