Part 3 Fire Protection BLDG 9239

Online Option

Our Part 3 Fire Protection course is a detailed technical course. This building code course deals with incombustible construction, closures, continuity of fire separations and firewalls, spatial separation, and exposure protection while using referenced standards that are outside the Ontario Building Code.

Also check out our other fire protection course, which is intended mainly for inspectors whose duties relate to plans, reviews or inspections regarding fire suppression, fire detection firefighting and fire safety: BLDG 9262 Fire Protection 2012 (Distance Learning)


Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate while college buildings are closed.

Course Essentials:

You must bring a copy of the 2012 Building Code Compendium to the first class. The compendium is available for purchase through the George Brown College bookstore, at our Building Code and Trade Manuals website and at the Publications Ontario website.


You must have a general understanding of the building construction process and basic blueprint reading skills.


You will have the most success in this course if you have already completed our BLDG 9241 Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction course or our BLDG 9267 Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction (Distance Learning) course or our BLDG 9240 Part 3 Large Buildings Health and Safety Requirements course before you start this course.

Additional Information

Disclaimer: Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) exams are not included in this course. MMAH exam and Building Code Identification Number (BCIN) information can be found on the MMAH website. (Humber College hosts the Building Code exams on behalf of the MMAH. Visit the Humber College Ontario Building Code Examinations website to schedule and pay for the applicable exam.)

Hours and Fees




(includes a non-refundable materials fee of $130 [course manual])

Course Sections

Delivery Method: Online

Contact Information


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Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.