Michele Argiro spent 12 years in the architectural field before becoming a building inspector. During that time, he worked as an architectural technologist accredited by the Association of Architectural Technologists of Ontario (AATO), and he gained extensive experience and knowledge in all aspects of building inspection, building construction and related legislation. For the last 11 years, Michele has been working as a building inspector specializing in Part 3 Complex/Large Buildings. He is qualified and registered with the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing as an independent designer and a building official (inspector). He also has the designation of Certified Building Code Official (CBCO) through the Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA). Furthermore, he is a certified instructor under the OBOA and has been teaching Ontario Building Code courses for over 13 years – first, for the AATO, the OBOA and the Academy of Design and Technology and, now, for George Brown College.