NCC Volume 1 Section J


Course overview
Target audience

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 $625 (including GST), non-members $825 (including GST)

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.



Please click one of the below links to register, or you can register by downloading, completing and returning the registration form.

Locations and dates

New South Wales
November 25
  November 27

Mantra on Russell 
222 Russell Street 
Melbourne, Vic
Primus Hotel
339 Pitt Street 
Sydney, NSW 



Please call AIRAH on (03) 8623 3000 or email for more information.