***Please note: This course may be re-scheduled in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, depending on the amount of participants. Members are invited to "Challenge" this course. Please call the AHW office for details.
St. John's, NL -Quality Inn Harbourview, Halifax, NS - AHW Classroom, Fredericton, NB - Location to be Confirmed.
Course fee: $700.00 members & students, $800.00 non members
NBC soft cover book is included in course fee
A comprehensive treatment of Canada's 2015 Objective-Based National Building Code (NBC). The NBC is recognised in most of Canada as the minimum standard for technical provisions in design and construction of new buildings. The Code also applies to the demolition, renovation and alterations of existing buildings. This course will guide the student through the new Objective-Based approach, providing opportunities to use the Code in practical exercises and discussions. A final exam will be administered.
Topics covered include:
- Footings and Foundations
- Chimneys and Fireplaces
- Insulation, Air and Vapour Barriers
- Interior Finishes
- Exterior Finishes
- Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)