This bulletin has been updated to reflect current continuing education reporting harmonization processes across Canadian jurisdictions. Bulletin 81 explains the reciprocity option for AIBC members and the required reporting procedures, which includes compliance verification. The mandatory Continuing Education System (CES) Canadian reciprocity option is approved under and described in .
The AIBC is pleased to announce a stellar line-up of finalists for the AIBC Architectural Awards, a program that shines a spotlight on architectural excellence. Read more
In celebration of National Volunteer Week (April 23–29) and on behalf of the AIBC, we would like to take this opportunity to thank the many volunteers who contribute thousands of hours of their time each year to the institute and the important work that we do here. In 2016, volunteers contributed nearly 8,000 hours to… Read more
Welcome to Connected, AIBC’s monthly newsletter rebranded with a new name and easier-to-read layout. And when you next receive AIBC eBlasts, Intern Architect Announcements or Greensheets, you’ll notice this updated visual branding carries across these communications too. Distributed the first Thursday of every month, Connected is a round-up of AIBC news, course offerings, volunteer opportunities… Read more
At the March 14, 2017 council meeting, the AIBC Council dealt with the following items: President’s Report Meetings were held in Toronto (Feb. 6) and Montreal (Mar. 6) to continue the work of the special CALA subcommittee as it develops recommendations to CALA for a process intended to result in a national discussion on the… Read more
The AIBC is pleased to welcome new and returning on-site sponsors to the 2017 Annual Conference: Interpreting Integration. Visit these featured on-site sponsors in the Networking Lounge on Level 2 in the Ocean Foyer to learn about the latest trends in the built environment. Register today! Regular conference rates apply until April 30. Read more
In support of Bulletin 1: Fees, Fines and Charges, please be advised of the recently released Bulletin 1 Appendix A: 2017 Application and Prorated Annual Fees for Registration as an Architect or Associate. This appendix serves to assist AIBC applicants when putting together their registration. If you have any questions regarding Bulletin 1 or the new… Read more
The Manitoba Association of Architects is looking to connect with you regarding changes to the Faculty of Architecture at the University of Manitoba. Please contact them at: Manitoba Association of Architects (MAA) 2nd Floor, 137 Bannatyne Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0R3 T: 204.925.4620 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
BC Housing has published a new guide called Illustrated Guide for Building Safe and Durable Wood Decks and Balconies. Download the free PDF now.
The next edition of the British Columbia Building, Plumbing, and Fire Codes (BC Codes) is scheduled for targeted consultation in 2017. An appropriate transition period will apply before the next edition of the BC Codes comes into effect. The 2012 BC Codes will continue to be in effect for building projects where permits were applied… Read more