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Education

UPCOMING INFORMAL TRAINING

Residential Solutions High Performance Building Envelopes                                             

3 CPD’s Group A

            Date:                Tuesday, November 20, 2018                                                

            Time:               5 pm

            Cost:                Members: Free, Non-Members: $25                                                         

            RSVP:              info@chbaso.org

            Location:          Days Inn Riverside Conference Centre, 152 Riverside Drive, Penticton 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019 INFORMAL TRAINING                                                               

*Locations for all events will be posted closer to the date                                              

Site Safety - BC Construction Safety Alliance and WorkSafe BC

2 CPD's Group A

Date:    Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Time:   5 – 8 pm

Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

RSVP:  info@chbaso.org

                                                                                                                                          

Builders Lien, Construction Law – Pearce Schneiderat Barristers and Solicitors

3 CPD's Group B

            Date:    Tuesday, February 19, 2019

            Time:   5 pm

            Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

            RSVP:  info@chbaso.org

                                                                                                                                            

Local Building Bylaw Updates – City of Penticton and RDOS

3 CPD’s Group A

            Date:    Tuesday, April 16, 2019

            Time:   5 pm

            Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

            RSVP:  info@chbaso.org

                                                                                                                                      

Home Warranty – Travelers Canada

2 CPD's - Group A

            Date:    Tuesday, May 21, 2019

            Time:   5 – 7 pm

            Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

            RSVP:  inf@chbaso.org

                                                                                                                                       

Indoor Air Quality and Hazardous Materials – ABK Restorations and Modern Pure Air

2 CPD's Group A

            Date:    Tuesday, June 18, 2019

            Time:   5 – 7 pm

            Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

            RSVP:  inf@chbaso.org

                                                                                                                                

Due Diligence - Employers Advisors Office, Gary Klein

2 CPD's Group B

            Date:    Tuesday, September 17, 2019

            Time:   5 – 7 pm

            Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

            RSVP:  inf@chbaso.org

                                                                                                                          

Financial Planning for Home Builders, Nathan Little with Valley First

2 CPD's Group B 

            Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2019

            Time:   5 – 7 pm

            Cost:    Members: Free, Non-Members: $25

            RSVP:  inf@chbaso.org

 

CONITINUING EDUCATION BC

2019 FORMAL TRAINING

 

BC Building Code Part 1

42 Group A CPD

Date:          February 9, 2019, must register by December 29, 2018

Instructor:   Mo Bayat, destiny2100@outlook.com

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $449 Non-Member: $599

                                                                                                                                  

BC Building Code Part 2

66 Group A CPD

Date:          March 2, 2019, must register by January 18, 2019

Instructor:   Mo Bayat, destiny2100@outlook.com

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $449  Non-Member: $599

                                                                                                                                    

Building Science for New Homes

24 Group A CPD

Date:          October 25 & 26, 2019, must register by September 13, 2019

Instructor:   Alison Conroy. alison@pelicanconsulting.ca 

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $675  Non-Member: $899

                                                                                                                                      

Business Planning and Management

24 CPD (3 Group A, 21 Group B)

Date:          January 18, must register by September 13, 2019

                  June 7, must register by April 26, 2019

Instructor:   Katya Wilson, chbkatwilso@gmail.com 

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $599  Non-Member: $799

                                                                                                                                

Construction Law

38 CPD Group B

Date:          March 15, 2019 must register by February 1, 2019

                  September 13, must register by August 2, 2019

Instructor:   Anne Cochrane, ascochrane@kuhnco.net  

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $599  Non-Member: $799

                                                                                                                               

Financial Management

28 CPD Group B

Date:          May 24, 2019 must register by April 12, 2019

                  November 29, 2019, must register by October 18, 2019

Instructor:   Alex Cheong, alex.y.cheong@gmail.com

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $599  Non-Member: $799

                                                                                                                                 

Service and Warranty

28 CPD Group A

Date:          January 12, 2019 must register by December 2, 2019

                  June 27, 2019, must register by May 16, 2019

Instructor:   Joe LaFleche, joelafleche@shaw.ca  

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $599  Non-Member: $799

                                                                                                                                

Project Management and Site Supervision

38 CPD (30 Group A, 8 Group B)

Date:          April 5, 2019 must register by February 22, 2019

                  October 3, 2019, must register by August 22, 2019

Instructor:   Lori Gobert, lgobert@rylanbc.ca 

Location:    Kelowna

Cost:          Member: $599  Non-Member: $799

                                                                                                                              

3 Ways of Earning CPD Points

All Licensed Residential Builders with general contractor status must complete a minimum of 40 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points during their one-year license term.

Formal Training:         You need to take a course and pass the exam

Informal Training:       Attend workshops, seminars, talks - no need for an exam

Active Practice:           You can claim a maximum of 20 CPD Points or 400 hours of work                           

1 CPD = 20 hours of work (The journal must contain a complete and accurate description of the activities the nominee is engaged in as well as the amount of time devoted to that activity.)