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BLDG 1825 - BC Building Code: Multi Unit and Small Buildings

Building Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Examines Part 9 of the 2018 B.C. Building Code as it applies to multi-unit residential and small commercial and industrial buildings. Covers plan checking and inspection techniques. Prepares students to deal with issues relating to Part 9 of the B.C. Building Code. Some duplication of material covered in BLDC 1500. Students must bring the B.C. Building Code (hardcopy) to the first class.

Prerequisite(s)

Knowledge of building construction. (3 credits)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$489.12 - $522.42 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 32598

Mon Sep 09 - Mon Dec 09 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 09 - Dec 09 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 412

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$522.42

Notes

  1. There will be no class on October 14 and November 11 - Statutory holidays.

CRN 43190

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Nov 26 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Nov 26 Online

Instructor

Tony Bartko

Course Outline

Cost

$489.12

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. ***This is not a self-paced course. There will be specific time lines for assignments and exams.*** A computer with speakers is required for this course. You must also have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Students will participate in weekly "Blackboard-Collaborate" sessions, scheduled 7:00pm - 8:30pm PST each Tuesday for the 12 weeks of the course. ALL FINAL EXAMS MUST BE WRITTEN DURING THE LAST WEEK OF THE COURSE ON DESIGNATED DATES AND TIMES. ***This course is offered in conjunction with the Building Officials' Association of B.C. It will be of interest to building officials or those who are contemplating entering the field of municipal building inspection. Successful completion of this course qualifies students to write the BOABC exam for Building Inspector certification. Please note you must also have two years suitable practical experience before certification. Suitability of practical experience is at the discretion of the BOABC www.boabc.org/EN/main/education/exam-schedule.html ***
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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Check plans of buildings for compliance with the regulations in the BC Building Code, at an elementary level.
  • Inspect small, single or multi unit buildings relative to compliance with thr regulations in the BC Building Code.
  • Deal with question relating to Building Code requirements small, single or multi unit buildings.
  • Have a basic understanding of acceptable materials, systems, and methods used in construction.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BLDG 1825 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

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