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High Rise Training Series: 2014 Ontario Building Code Part 3


22 January 2014
Location: Thornhill, Ontario; January 22, 2014
Provider: buildABILITY Corporation

A new Ontario Building Code will come into effect on January 1, 2014. Come learn about these new changes that specifically relate to high rise and Part 3 buildings. In this seminar, you will learn about the new Part 3 requirements including:

  • New definitions

  • Exposure protection

  • Spatial separation changes and enhancements

  • New fire alarm and smoke alarm provisions

  • Transition rules and 

  • Code cycles

The session will also clarify the requirements for applying Measure A to sprinklered residential high rise buildings including:

When does a building become a high rise

  • Garage elevator lobby criteria

  • Stair pressurization and ventilation

  • Fire fighter elevator protection and

  • Smoke venting consideration

For more information or to register, click here. OAA members should register with their OAA number. Questions about this event should be directed to Vivian Do at or 416-961-3487.