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BLDG 2945 - House Inspection 4: Field Inspection

Building Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

This course is intended to provide students with practical experience in conducting house inspections. The course is comprised of a combination of site visits, in class reviews and preparation for the field inspections. The field training is intended to enable the students to learn and improve their skills in conducting residential house inspections.


BLDG 2915, BLDG 2925 and BLDG 2935.





Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 47978

Thu Jan 06 - Sat Feb 12 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Feb 12 Thu/Sat 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 318



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Lectures will run on six Thursdays, but the dates and times of six field trips will be announced in class. (most likely to be Saturdays or Sundays). Students must have successfully completed BLDC 1500, BLDG 2915, 2925, and (BLDG 2935) before registering for BLDG 2945.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply theory to practice when conducting a home inspection for a client.
  • Report safety concerns and apply general awareness of good building practice.
  • Acquire information relating to time management and professional conduct.
  • Apply effective communication and make appropriate recommendations.

Effective as of Winter 2018

Related Programs

BLDG 2945 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. House Inspection
    Part-time   Statement of Completion

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