Ron Takiguchi, Registered Professional Electrical Engineer, is an instructor for UCLA Extension in the Department of Engineering and Technology since 1997. Specifically he instructs in the certificated Construction Management Program.
Mr. Takiguchi is the Building Official for the City of Santa Monica California. As Building Official he oversees regulatory aspects of building construction that verifies safe structures for occupancy and habitation.
Mr. Takiguchi is on the Board of Directors for the California Building Officials and a Board Director for the Los Angeles Chapter of the International Code Council. He is the Chairperson for the California Building Standards Commission, Code Advisory Committee for the Plumbing, Electrical, Mechanical, and Energy Codes. Mr. Takiguchi is also the Legislative and Code Analyst for the Los Angeles Metropolitan Section IAS Chapter of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Mr. Takiguchi's approach to instruction is provide class attendees with the most current information in a classroom setting that is engaging, energetic and informative.