Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction BLDG 9241

Gold Seal
Online Option

Our Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction course is a detailed technical course. This building code course focuses on large building classification and construction as outlined within Division B Part 3 of the Ontario Building Code. The curriculum covers separation of major occupancies; building area and height; streets, building size and construction; occupant load; fire separations and fire-resistance ratings; firewalls; closures; fire stopping; provisions for firefighting; and mezzanines and interconnected floor spaces.

This course has been recognized as Gold Seal accredited training by the Canadian Construction Association (CCA).

Also check out our online course: BLDG 9267 Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction (Distance Learning)

Note(s)

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.

Prerequisites

You must have a general understanding of the building construction process and basic blueprint reading skills. If you are pursuing our Construction Superintendent Program, you must have completed BLDG 9245 Part 9 The House Building Envelope or BLDG 9265 Part 9 The House Building Envelope (Distance Learning).

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

Hours

35

Fee

$395
(includes a non-refundable materials fee of $130 [course manual])

Course Sections

CRN:
F18261
Delivery Method: Online

Contact Information

Contact:

Technology Department

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.