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BLDC 1500 - Building Code: Part 9 (SFD)

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Provides a working knowledge of Part 9 of the 2012 B.C Building Code as it applies to single family dwellings. Gives students the basic skills required to check plans, inspect buildings and deal with questions relating to Part 9 at an elementary level. Covers acceptable materials, systems and methods used in housing construction. Students must bring B.C. Building Code to the first class. (3 credits)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$487.82

Fall 2014

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2014 term.

CRN 33932

Start any time

This is a distance education course. Start any time during the Fall 2014 term. You have 52 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$487.82

Notes

  1. Correspondence format.
  2. Students may register at any time through the year and have 52 weeks to complete the course. There are eight assignments and one final exam for this course. All assignments must be completed and submitted for marking before writing the final exam. Please review the Student Guide and Assignments booklet for details. To register by phone, please contact Registration at 1-866-434-1610. Note that course materials are not included in tuition; textbooks and materials are additional. The following materials are required for this course: • BC Building Code 2012 without Plumbing • BLDC 1500 Course manual • BLDC 1500 Student Guide & Assignments Course materials are available at the BCIT Bookstore. Orders can be placed online at www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ or by phone: 604-432-8379 or Toll-free within Canada: 1-877-333-8379.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 32782

Mon Sep 08 - Mon Dec 01 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Dec 01 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE1 Rm. 330

Instructor

Stephen Cote-Rolvink

Course Outline

Cost

$487.82

Notes

  1. This course may be taken simultaneously with BLDG 2915. There will be no class on October 13 due to statutory holidays.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 32062

Wed Sep 10 - Wed Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE1 Rm. 331

Instructor

Charlie Hoeller

Course Outline

Cost

$487.82

Notes

  1. This course may be taken simultaneously with BLDG 2915.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Winter 2015

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2015 term.

CRN 73296

Mon Jan 05 - Mon Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 30 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE1 Rm. 330

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$487.82

Notes

  1. No class Monday, February 9 (Family Day).

This section is only available for registration starting Sun, Oct 26 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

CRN 42983

Wed Jan 07 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE1 Rm. 331

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$487.82

This section is only available for registration starting Sun, Oct 26 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Sneak Preview

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Check plans of single-family dwellings for compliance with the regulations in the BC Building Code, at an elementary level (provided the student has the ability to read plans).
  • Inspect single-family dwellings relative to compliance with the regulations in the BC Building Code.
  • Deal with questions relating to Building Code requirements for single-family dwellings.
  • Have a basic understanding of acceptable materials, systems, and methods used in house construction.

Related Programs

BLDC 1500 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Building Construction Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Building Design and Architectural CAD
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Construction Estimating
    Part-time   Certificate
  5. House Inspection
    Part-time   

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2014

Books for Fall 2014 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Bc Building Code 2012 Without Plumbing (2 Binders) (7610004001)
Author Code
Copyright 2013
Binding Kit/Set/Package
Price $259.95
Required

Winter 2015

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2015 offerings of this course.

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