Hello and welcome to RSM Building Consultant’s advanced training workshops. Training begins at 8:30am with coffee, snacks and networking. An on-site catered lunch is included which will allow participants more time for discussion and networking. A coffee break is provided in the afternoon, completing the day of training at 4:30pm.

Mon Aug 26, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

A workshop discussing non-combustible construction in Part 3 buildings, with a focus on permitted combustible components in non-combustible buildings, as described in 3.1.5.

Mon Sep 9, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

A workshop discussing detailed framing topics with an emphasis on how framing concepts relate to specific Code articles. The intent is to help the building inspector or plans examiner understand complex framing concepts and to understand when they are reviewing framing within the confines of the OBC Part 9, or when need to obtain professional design.

Mon Sep 16, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

A workshop with a focus on spatial separation for both Part 3 and Part 9 buildings. The intent is to provide the plans examiner or building inspector with a thorough understanding of the process for calculating spatial separation requirements, unprotected openings and building construction requirements.

Mon Sep 23, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

This workshop is intended for the plans examiner or building department looking to provide electronic plans review for their ePermitting process. The participant will gain the necessary knowledge to carry out electronic plans review of drawings utilizing Bluebeam PDF software.

Thu Oct 17, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

This one-day advanced workshop focuses on the technical requirements for fire separations, fire stopping and fire blocking in houses and small buildings. Through detailed discussions, illustrations and exercises the student will walk away with a more confident understanding of the concepts.

Mon Oct 21, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

This workshop is directed towards plans examiners and building inspectors to further their understanding in the methods of compliance for constructing a secondary unit in existing homes, both over 5 years old and less than 5 years old.

Mon Oct 28, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (EDT)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

A workshop discussing non-combustible construction in Part 3 buildings, with a focus on permitted combustible components in non-combustible buildings, as described in 3.1.5.

Thu Nov 14, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EST)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

This workshop is intended for the plans examiner or building department looking to provide electronic plans review for their ePermitting process. The participant will gain the necessary knowledge to carry out electronic plans review of drawings utilizing Bluebeam PDF software.

Mon Nov 18, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EST)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

The process for issuing Unsafe orders, Emergency orders and warrants can be difficult based on the different scenarios presented to the Chief Building Official. This workshop will provide open discussion and experiences from past scenarios to give a better understanding of each order and discuss the benefits and drawbacks of each. This workshop is directed towards Chief Building Officials and practitioners enforcing the legal requirements of the Building Code Act.

Mon Nov 25, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EST)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

A workshop discussing detailed framing topics with an emphasis on how framing concepts relate to specific Code articles. The intent is to help the building inspector or plans examiner understand complex framing concepts and to understand when they are reviewing framing within the confines of the OBC Part 9, or when need to obtain professional design.

Mon Dec 9, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EST)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

This workshop is directed towards plans examiners and building inspectors to further their understanding in the methods of compliance for constructing a secondary unit in existing homes, both over 5 years old and less than 5 years old.

Mon Dec 16, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EST)

RSM Building Consultants Head Office, 885 Glasgow Street - Unit 5, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

A workshop with a focus on spatial separation for both Part 3 and Part 9 buildings. The intent is to provide the plans examiner or building inspector with a thorough understanding of the process for calculating spatial separation requirements, unprotected openings and building construction requirements.

RSM Building Consultants is committed to providing excellent service to all clients including persons with disabilities. Should you have any questions or need to make us aware of any accessibility concerns you may have, please contact us prior to the start of training so we can ensure any accommodations necessary are provided.