• Part 9 - The House - Building Envelope (Daytime) BLDG 9288


    Our Part 9 - The House - Building Envelope course deals with construction of houses as single detached dwellings under Division B – Part 9 of the Ontario Building Code. Topics covered include 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 in-class Part 9 - The House - Building Envelope course and our online Part 9 - The House - Building Envelope course.


    • This version of the course is held during the day at an off-site Ontario Building Officials Association (OBOA) location. We also offer an in-class version of the course and an online version of the course.
    • This is an overview/refresher course for experienced practitioners. The Building Code exams related to this course are offered by Humber College on behalf of the Ministry of Municipal Affairs (MMA). Exam information is found on the MMA website.
    • You must bring a copy of the 2012 Building Code Compendium to the first class. The compendium is available for purchase at the George Brown College bookstore (either on campus or online) and at the ServiceOntario Publications 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 basic understanding of building construction processes and materials and blueprint reading.

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    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.