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National Building Code - 4 Day Course

Maritime College of Forest Technology, Fredericton, NB

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 2010 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

  • Framing

  • Chimneys and Fireplaces

  • Insulation, Air and Vapour Barriers

  • Interior Finishes

  • Exterior Finishes

  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)


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Earlier Event: January 29
2015 NBC Technical Update
Later Event: February 25
NBC 4 Day Course - Part 9 "The House"