Lesson series

BC Building Code - Series 2
10 Hours (10 CPD )

This 10-hour online course will go through the following topics and provide insights to the BC residential builders and professionals:

Applying and Understanding BC Building Code Requirements
 - Focus on Part 9, Housing and Small Buildings
 - Navigating the Building Code
 - Soils and Excavation
 - Footings and Foundations
 - Foundation Walls
 - Foundation Drainage
 - Wood Frame Construction
 - Structural Framing
 - Stairs, Handrails and Guards
 - Stairs
 - Exterior Cladding – Roofing
 - Flashing
 - Chimney Saddles
 - Exterior Wall Cladding – Planes of Protection
 - Exterior Wall Cladding – Types
 - Exterior Insulation and Finishing Systems (EIFS)
 - Stucco
 - Masonry Veneer Cladding
 - Asphalt Shingles
 - Windows, Doors, and Skylights
 - Vapor Barriers, Air Barriers and Insulation
 - Interior Finishes
 - Flooring
 - Ventilation
 - Heating and Air-Conditioning
 - Plumbing Facilities
 - Electrical Facilities
 - Sewage Disposal
 - Fire and Life Safety Requirements for Buildings
 - Other Requirements for Buildings

By the end of the in-depth course, learners will have a better understanding of the subjected topic and gain better knowledge

The goal of the presentation is NOT to elaborate on the details but to educate the learners on how to work effectively for the best outcomes.