Canadian Home Builders Association of Northern BC

CHBA Northern BC Events

 Thursday June 15, 2017 
CHBA Industry Dinner

2CPD credits

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VenueSandman Signature Hotel, Great Room
2990 Recplace Dr, Prince George, BC V2N 0B2

Time
Meet & Greet: 6:00pm (cash bar)
Dinner & Program: 7:00pm

Cost 
Members: FREE 
Future Members: $55 incl. GST

Join us for a great dinner, engaging speakers and the company of your peers!

Presentations:
-“Top 10 Warranty Claims in BC and How to Avoid Them” bytravellers.jpg

 

- Introduction to the Cardboard Reduction Program affecting our industry, by representatives from the Regional District of Fraser Fort-George

-Updates from WorkSafe BC regarding focus and issues surrounding the residential construction industry and the busy building season upon us


 

 

 

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Sunday October 15, 2017

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continuing-ed.jpgEarn Continuing Education Development Credits you need, in the industry 

 

Fall Courses: Formal CPD’s

 

BC Building Code chba-little-logo.jpg  Register Online

  1. Date: September 9, 2017 *one day in the classroom & final exam
  2. Deadline to register: July 21 *advance online coursework required
  3. Professional Building: 1705 Third Avenue, Prince George, BC
  4. Costs:
    1. Members: $599.00
    2. Future Members:$799.00
  5. Are you aware of BC Building Code standards? Will your projects pass inspections? Learn the importance of the BC Building Code (Part 9) and how it was developed, as well as how to use the Code book and mark it for easy reference. Learn how to interpret and understand the Building Code requirements for Part 9: Single Family Dwellings
    • Ensure your projects comply with BC Building Code standards
    • Stay on top of Building Code changes
    • Improve how your projects are constructed
    • Streamline permit inspections
    • Increase customer satisfaction and build your reputation
  6. This course meets the requirements for Builder Qualifications as set out by the Homeowner Protection Act. This course is approved for 98 Group A CPD points

Instructor: Mo Bayat *Advance coursework required:
Online and one day in the classroom (Prince George)

 

 

 

 

Communication and Negotiationchba-little-logo.jpg Register Online

  1. Date: October 27, 2017 *one day in the classroom & final exam
  2. Deadline to register: September 15 *advance online coursework required 
  3. Professional Building: 1705 Third Avenue, Prince George, BC
  4. Costs:

     

    Members: $599.00
    Future Members:$799.00

     

  5. Do you need communication and negotiation skills to improve relationships and help grow your business? Improve the way you communicate and negotiate effectively and ensure your employees and customers are satisfied.
    • Hone your communication style and body language to help win new work
    • Develop effective listening skills to improve customer service and employee relations
    • Find a common ground with clients through constructive negotiation
    • Know how to handle and resolve a conflict effectively


This course is approved for 10 Group A and 18 Group B CPD credits


Instructor: Sue Wazny

*Advance coursework required:
Online and one day in the classroom (Prince George)

 

 

 

 

 

Building Science for Renovationschba-little-logo.jpg Register Online

  1. Date: November 18, 2017 *one day in the classroom & final exam
  2. Deadline to register: October 6, 2017
  3. Professional Building: 1705 Third Avenue, Prince George, BC
  4. Costs:

     

    Members: $599.00
    Future Members:$799.00

     

    • Do you understand the "house-as-a-system" to design energy efficient and green renovations and retrofits? 
      • Learn tools and skills for successful green building design and energy-efficient building,
        renovation and retrofit projects.

      • Learn the current science and solutions behind renovating quality, energy efficient
        homes

      • Educate your client on cost-effective home improvement options that consider health
        and energy efficiency

      • Ensure your clients' renovation goals are met

      • Incorporate energy efficient renovation project principles to meet current
        incentive program requirements


This course is approved for 28 Group A CPD credits


Instructor: Einar Halbig

*Advance coursework required:
Online and one day in the classroom (Prince George)

 

 

Safety Boot Camp: More information coming soon! chba-little-logo.jpg

Register Online


Date: November 2017
One weekend with all of the safety training you need for your crew. All of the experts in one place focused in our industry.