NCC Volume 1 Section J


Course overview
Target audience
Locations and dates

Recent changes to Section J will be identified and explained, with a particular focus on Part J5 and JV3 (Verification using a reference building). Practical examples will be worked through including a step-by-step approach to both DTS and JV3 including the processes involved in producing the modelling to achieve the required outcomes. Solutions to compliance difficulties within J5 will also be discussed.  


General course information     

Delivery method: Face to face and in-house
Length: Eight hours (full day)
Assessment included: No assessment
Cost: AIRAH members $595 (including GST), non-members $795 (including GST)


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Topics covered

  • Intent of Section J  
  • Deemed-to-Satisfy (DTS) – when it should be used and how it can impact building cost
  • JV3 – Why Verification Using a Reference Building is in the NCC and how the results are checked and regulated 
  • Building envelope and the glazing calculator 
  • J5 – Fans, pumps, duct and pipe sizing, insulation, and compliance.




This course is designed for

  • Mechanical design engineers 
  • Graduate design engineers 
  • Building surveyors 
  • Contractors 
  • Facility managers 
  • Project managers.



Registrations are now open for the 2018 Section J training course. You can register by downloading and filling out the registration form, or by clicking on one of the below locations to register online.

Locations and dates

Western Australia
New South Wales
April 10
  April 12
  April 17
  April 19
Fraser Suites Perth
10 Adelaide Terrace
  Primus Hotel
339 Pitt Street
Sydney, 2000
  Watermark Hotel
551 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill, Brisbane
  Telstra Conference Centre
242 Exhibition Street

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