• Part 9 Buildings Structural Requirements BLDG 9266

    Distance Learning Online

    Our Part 9 Buildings Structural Requirements course is a detailed technical course. This advanced building code course deals with the structural provisions and limitations of Division B, Part 9, of the Ontario Building Code. The curriculum explores legal considerations; soil conditions; excavations, footings and foundations; transfer of forces acting on a building; masonry construction; trusses; and special separations and exposure protection. Also check out our in-class Part 9 Buildings Structural Requirements course.

    Note(s)

    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.) This course does not deal specifically with the design of structural elements.

    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.