Canadian Home Builders Association of Northern BC

Members Information & Education

Presentation: City of Prince George Bylaw Updates

Building Bylaw No. 8922, Updated Water Meter Process, and Zoning Bylaw (Secondary Dwellings)

  • The presentation highlights the more significant changes being proposed to the Building Bylaw, the updated Water Meter process, and changes to the Zoning Bylaw to allow for Secondary Dwellings (Carriage and Cottage Housing).
  • Please feel free to provide your feedback to us by Friday, December 15, 2017

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The Regional District of Fraser Fort-George has implemented a new permit requirements which include a ventilation checklist and title search. 

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Is there training you need or a topics you are interested in?  Let us know.  CHBA is here to make it happen for our members and to help you to build & best manage your business!

3 ways to earn CPD Points:
Formal Training: You need to take a course with an exam component
Informal Training: Attend workshops, seminars, talks – there is no exam
Active Practice: You may claim a max of 20 CPD points or 400 hours of work. 1 CPD=20 hours of work


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Host an Event

Members only! Host a ‘Build’n After Hours’ event at your location and share your business/organization with fellow CHBA members and our community. Perhaps you have a new concept, product or service to launch, or a tried and true to share? We can help you to ‘Build’n the fun & success of your event!

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Education Requirements for Residential Builders

Energy Efficiency

Builders, set yourself apart from your competitors and work with your clients to build energy efficient homes that surpass minimum standards.

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Education & Training

Earn the Continuing Education Development Credits you need, in the industry you earn your living!

Sign up for courses in:

  • Construction Law
  • Business Planning and Management
  • BC Building Code
  • Communication and Negotiation

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For more information about the Registered Master Builder, the Certified Master Builder and other courses to ‘earn your living’ please visit the CHBA BC link here

2014 BC Building Code Changes