Part 9 The House Health and Safety: Virtual Classroom BLDG 9244


Our Part 9 The House Health and Safety course is a detailed technical course. This building code course deals with examination of plans and inspection of health and safety aspects of the house as found in the Ontario Building Code. The curriculum covers fire safety and protection; chimneys, fireplaces, inserts, and solid-fuel-burning appliances; stairs; guards; insulation; health and comfort requirements; party walls; and final interior and exterior inspections.

Also check out our other online course: BLDG 9264 Part 9 The House Health and Safety: Independent Study (Online)


You must have a general understanding of the building construction process and basic blueprint reading skills and you must have completed our BLDG 9245 Part 9 The House Building Envelope: Virtual Classroom (Online) course or our BLDG 9265 Part 9 The House Building Envelope: Independent Study (Online) course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Additional Information

Course Essentials:

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.

Disclaimer: Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) exams are not included in this course. Visit the Ontario government’s building code web page for certification information.

Hours and Fees




$439, includes a non-refundable materials fee of $130

Course Sections

Delivery Method: Teacher-led Online
Delivery Method: Teacher-led Online
Technology Department
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