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WCA | BUILDING CODE: Building Size And Construction Relative To Occupancy

October 9 2020

BUILDING CODE: Building Size And Construction Relative To Occupancy


This session will provide you with an understanding of the application of Subsection 3.2.2. Size and Construction Relative to Occupancy of the 2015 National Building Code of Canada (NBC) to buildings regulated by Part 3 of the Code. This is the starting point of any Code analysis and is reflected by the City of Winnipeg Part 3 Design Summary.

Topics:

  • City of Winnipeg Part 3 Design Summary
  • Relevant Code Definitions
  • Major Occupancy and Subsidiary Occupancy
  • Application of Subsection 3.2.2. Building Size and Construction Relative to Occupancy for a Building with One Major Occupancy
  • Buildings With Multiple Major Occupancies
  • The 10% Rule
  • Fire Separation Requirements for Major Occupancies
  • Workshop Problems

This session is ideal for... Anyone that deals with Part 3 of the National Building Code of Canada in the ICI construction industry; including contractors, architects, technologists, engineers and interior designers.

Software (included):

Each participant will be provided with the following software:

  • Software for the application of Subsection 3.2.2. Building Size and Construction Relative to Occupancy of the National Building Code of Canada (NBC). This software will allow the user to view the construction requirements of Subsection 3.2.2. from the 2015 NBC and editions dating back to 1975.
  • Effective dates of Codes and Building Bylaws in Manitoba
  • Definitions in the 2015 NBC

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Location: WCA 1447 Waverley St, Winnipeg, MB R3T 0P7
Time: October 9, 2020 8:30 am - October 9, 2020 12:00 pm