• Part 9 Buildings Structural Requirements BLDG 9243

    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 online Part 9 Buildings Structural Requirements course.

    Note(s)

    Course Essentials:

    You must bring a copy of the 2012 Building Code Compendium and the Part 9: Buildings – Structural Requirements technical manual to the first class. The compendium and manual are both available for purchase at the George Brown College bookstore (either on campus or online). (You must have your confirmation of registration to purchase the Part 9: Buildings – Structural Requirements technical manual from our bookstore.) The compendium can also be purchased at the ServiceOntario Publications website.

    Disclaimer:

    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.)

    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.