Our Part 9 The House Building Envelope course is a detailed technical course. This building code course deals with the construction of houses as single detached dwellings under Division B Part 9 of the Ontario Building Code. The curriculum covers building inspectors, plans, building permits and site plans; construction of foundations; floors-on-ground; reinforced concrete slabs; roofs and ceilings; and floors and walls, including brick veneer.
Also check out our other courses: BLDG 9245 Part 9 The House Building Envelope and BLDG 9265 Part 9 The House Building Envelope (Distance Learning)
Course Delivery Method:
This version of the course is held during the day at an off-site Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA) location.
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. The Part 9: The House – Building Envelope technical manual will be provided during the first class and is included in the cost of this course.
You must have a general understanding of the building construction process and materials and basic blueprint reading skills.
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.)