• Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction BLDG 9267

    Distance Learning Gold Seal Online

    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. Also check out our in-class Part 3 Large Buildings Classification and Construction course.

    Note(s)

    Course Accreditation:

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

    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course delivered via Blackboard Learn.

    Course Essentials:

    You must have a copy of the 2012 Building Code Compendium before you begin this course. The compendium is available for purchase at the George Brown College bookstore (either on campus or online), at our Building Code and Trade Manuals website and at the Publications Ontario website.

    MMAH Exam:

    The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) exam is not included. 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.)

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.

    Prerequisite(s)

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

    Contact Information

    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.