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Training Videos and Webinars

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View video tutorials and webinars to help you learn how to apply step-by-step for permits online, demonstrate new program features and provide helpful tips. Each webinar will be hosted using Zoom or Microsoft Teams and recorded. 

All webinars will be posted in the View Recorded Webinars section below after the meeting. 


      Upcoming Webinars

      Check back soon for upcoming webinars. 

       


      View Training Videos and Webinars

      DSD Online Permitting: Recheck Required Status 

      This instructional video provides an overview on how to find the documents requested by the reviewer during an "Updates Required" or "Recheck" and how to name each document and upload them properly, so the project can be placed back into review.


      Accessory Dwelling Unit Regulations in the City of San Diego | Sept. 14, 2022 

      This webinar provided an overview on the latest changes to the City’s Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) and Junior ADU regulations and other recent amendments to the Land Development Code certified by the California Coastal Commission. View the PDF icon presentation.


      How to Apply Online for Spaces as Places | June 28, 2022 

      This webinar provided an overview of the Spaces as Places program and address common questions from customers on application requirements for a streetary, promenade, active sidewalk or outdoor dining on private property.


      DSD Permit Processing Quarterly Update | Wednesday, March 30, 2022  

      This webinar provided a quarterly update on the City of San Diego Development Services Department's online permitting process.

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      How to Apply for an Online Permit: Submitting Accessory Dwelling Unit Plans for a Faster Review | Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021  

      Accessory Dwelling Unit building plans for a faster review. It also highlighted the customer guide that provides step-by-step instructions on applying for a permit and provided an overview of a new tool that verifies PDF files, uploaded as part of a permit application, meets upload requirements for plan review.


      Submitting Plans and Sheet Numbering for a Faster Review | Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021  

      This webinar covered how to format building and engineering plans for a faster review. The webinar also highlighted the customer guide that provides step-by-step instructions on applying for a permit and provided an overview of a new tool that verifies PDF files, uploaded as part of a permit application, meets upload requirements for plan review.


      Online Platform/5G Introduction for the Communication Industry | Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021  

      The webinar highlights the new online portal and helps customers navigate each screen for a perfect 5G project submittal.


      How to Flatten Your PDF Files, Plans and Forms | July 30, 2021 

      This webinar shows customers how to prepare PDF plans and forms before submitting an application for a permit.


      How to Look Up Projects, Permits, Code Enforcement and Zoning | July 29, 2021  

      This webinar shows customers how to research information on existing projects, verify permit information, and learn how to look up Code Enforcement information and submit requests for investigations.


      Building and Engineering Permits | July 22, 2021  

      This webinar shows customers how to apply and upload plans for a building, grading, right-of-way and public improvement engineering permits, reviews a new customer guide that has step-by-step instructions on applying for a permit and showcases a new tool that verifies PDF files uploaded as part of a permit application to meet the requirements for plan review.