Our Small Buildings 2012 course is an overview/refresher course for experienced practitioners. This building code course helps you review and become more familiar with the parts of the Ontario Building Code dealing with small buildings. The curriculum is based on the Small Buildings Syllabus (2012) and focuses on Division B, Parts 3, 9, and 12, of the Code and on Supplementary Standards SB-2, SB-3 and SB-7.
Also check out our online course: BLDG 9250 Small Buildings 2012 (Distance Learning)
Course Delivery Method:
This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate while college buildings are closed.
You must bring a copy of the 2012 Building Code Compendium and the Small Buildings 2012 workbook to the first class. The compendium and workbook are both available for purchase at the George Brown College bookstore (either on campus or online) and at our Building Code and Trade Manuals website. The compendium can also be purchased at the Publications Ontario website.
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.)
Refer to the basic technology requirements for Blackboard online courses.
You must have a general understanding of the building construction process and basic blueprint reading skills.
You will have the most success in this course if you have already completed the following three courses before you start this course:
- BLDG 9245 Part 9 The House Building Envelope or BLDG 9265 Part 9 The House Building Envelope (Distance Learning) or BLDG 9288 Part 9 The House Building Envelope Daytime
- BLDG 9244 Part 9 The House Health and Safety or BLDG 9264 Part 9 The House Health and Safety (Distance Learning) or BLDG 9289 Part 9 The House Health and Safety Daytime
- BLDG 9242 Part 9 Buildings Fire Protection or BLDG 9238 House 2012 or BLDG 9249 House 2012 (Distance Learning)