Training Dates Announced

To register for this training please download the form attached and send it back to the applicable OFNTSC service centre.

Part 9 Buildings - Structural Requirements
January 26-29, 2010
Sioux Lookout, ON
Shibogama First Nations Council
 
Part 9 Buildings – Building Envelope
March 1-5, 2010
Rama, ON
Days Inn
 
Part 9 – The House, Health and Safety
March 29 – April 2, 2010
Rama, ON
Days Inn
 
Part 9 Buildings - Fire Protection 
March 30 – April 2, 2010
Sioux Lookout, ON
Shibogama First Nations Council 
 
Course Descriptions:
 
Part 9 Buildings - Structural Requirements
 
This is a four day (30 hour) advanced course dealing with the structural provisions of Part 9 of Division B of the Building Code. The course material describes the provisions, their applications and limitations but does not deal specifically with the design of structural elements.
 
Topics to be covered include: legal considerations, soil conditions, excavations, footings and foundations (including general principals of concrete mix design and cold and hot-weather placement); transfer of forces acting on a building; masonry construction, trusses as well as spatial separations and exposure protection as they apply to the structural elements of a building.
 
Prerequisites: a Part 9: The House course
Reference Material: 2006 Building Code Compendium, calculator
 
 
Part 9 Buildings - Fire Protection

This is a four day (30 hour) more advanced course dealing with the design and verification of fire-resistance ratings; where the code requires fire separations because of building classification, separation of major occupancies, service spaces and exits including penetrations of fire separations. Addressed as well are the topics of means of egress, exit facilities and fire protection and suppression methods.
 
Note:  This course and Part 9 Structural Requirements comprise the former Part 9 - Technical.    

Prerequisites: Part 9: The House course
Reference Material: Building Code, calculator

 
 
Part 9 Buildings – Building Envelope
This is a five day (37 hour) basic Part 9 course dealing with plan examination & inspections of the house structure and the building envelope. It includes the following topics: An Introduction to the Ontario Building Code (OBC); The House - General; Difficulties Confronting Building Inspectors; Reading Plans; Building Permit Application; Site Plans; Footings; Foundation Walls; Concrete Slabs on Ground; Roof and Ceiling Construction; Floor Construction; Wall Construction; Other Structural Components.
Please note this course and Part 9: The House - Health & Safety comprise the former Part 9 - The House.
 
Prerequisites: None
Reference Material: Ontario Building Code 
 
 
Part 9 Buildings – Health and Safety
 
This is a five day (37 hour) basic Part 9 course on the plan examination and inspection of health & safety related aspects of the house. It includes the following topics: An Introduction to the OBC; The House - General; Fire Safety & Protection; Chimneys; Fireplaces; Inserts & Solid-fuel-burning Appliances; Stairs; Guards; Insulation; Health & Comfort Requirements; Party Walls; Final Interior Inspection; Final Exterior Inspection. 
 
Prerequisites: None
Reference Material: Building Code
 

 

 

 

 

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