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Standards & Codes: Construction

Find international, national and regional standards and codes by industry in electronic and print formats.

Please note that some of the standards we subscribe to for the Construction programs will also be located under the General standards because they are used by several different SAIT schools. Print copies of standards and codes are located on Level 1 of the Library.

Construction Standard e-Resources

Print copies of standards & codes for the Building Trades include:

Print copies of standards for Plumbing and Pipe Trades include:

For the Construction Project Management programs we have:

For the Architectural and Engineering programs we have print copies of:

Free Building Codes for Personal Use

The National Building Code and derivatives (National Electrical, Energy, and Fire codes as well as Alberta versions of the codes) are available as a free download for personal use.  The NRC has made it very easy, with a direct download option from their archive:

As well, the NRC is now offering free electronic access to the related user’s guides, including:

Contact your librarian

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Anna Friesen
Reg Erhardt Library
Stan Grad Centre, MC 022

Additional Code Updates

Building Standata The Alberta Municipal Affairs and the Safety Codes Council develop Alberta Building Code STANDATA. Some are issued under the authority of the code or the Safety Codes Act as provincewide variances or interpretations. Others are information bulletins that provide general advice on related matters.

School of Construction Subject Specialist

To learn more about the services we provide for the Construction programs, contact Jessica Norman.

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