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NBC 4 Day Course - Part 9 "The House"

AHW Office, Halifax, NS

Course fee:  $750.00 members & students,   $850.00 non members
***Please note, the change in our price has been made in order to accommodate an increase of $50.00 in the cost of the NBC books made by the National Research Council. NBC soft cover books are 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

  • Framing

  • Chimneys and Fireplaces

  • Insulation, Air and Vapour Barriers

  • Interior Finishes

  • Exterior Finishes

  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)