VRCA – Construction Law

Online

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Law In this course, participants will develop an understanding of contract law as it relates to construction and introduces the various CCDC/CCA and other contracts used within the industry. Participants will also learn how the Builders Lien Act works and other legal means to resolve construction disputes and avoid…  Read more

VRCA – Communication Skills for Construction

BGC Partners Office 200-2296 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, British Columbia

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Communication Skills for Construction Great communication is essential for construction leaders! In this course, participants will learn how to improve their listening, speaking and writing skills. Participants will leave with a better understanding of how to communicate goals and strategies effectively, as well as lead collaborative decision making. Date: January…  Read more

BC Wood – Dowel-Laminated Timber

Online

BC Wood - Dowel-Laminated Timber: The Healthiest, Most Sustainable Mass Timber Application for Single Family Homes This session explores the truly sustainable nature of Dowel Laminated Timber (DLT) and the health benefits gained when building with natural solid wood, and the exclusion of glue and nails. With the focus on mass timber applications for single…  Read more

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Unique Versatile – Influence of SARS-CoV-2 on Designing Functional Spaces Utilizing Tile

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Unique Versatile - Influence of SARS-CoV-2 on Designing Functional Spaces Utilizing Tile SARS-CoV-2 has changed the way we live and we have to adapt to those changes. This training explores how the pandemic has impacted architectural design, identifies some of the trending issues and associated specifications, and finally explores what the future may look like…  Read more

VRCA – Change Order Management

BGC Partners Office 200-2296 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, British Columbia

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Change Order Management Changes are an inevitable part of the construction process but if not managed well, change orders can cause unnecessary project disruptions and lead to cost increases and schedule delays. This course will provide participants with best practices for successfully navigating this complex project management challenge. Note: Attendees…  Read more

VRCA – Trade Contracts: A Double-Edged Sword

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Trade Contracts: A Double-Edged Sword Subcontracts are becoming more and more confusing and onerous. As a Trade Contractor, it’s in your best interest to have a clear understanding of your contract before a problem threatens your business rather than after, when it’s too late. In this class we’ll be using…  Read more

EGBC – Share Your Ideas with Confidence

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Engineers and Geoscientists BC - Share Your Ideas with Confidence In this session, participants will explore how to communicate ideas with clarity and confidence by learning the elements of The Leader's Script. They will learn the importance of having a positive message and clear call to action, even in the most challenging situations. They will…  Read more

$150

EGBC – Business Development and Sales Skills for Engineers and Geoscientists

Online

Engineers and Geoscientists BC - Business Development and Sales Skills for Engineers and Geoscientists Although confident in their technical abilities, engineers and geoscientists are realizing that a strong competency to sell is increasingly necessary in order to secure profitable work, build their reputations, and advance into leadership positions. This program provides registrants with the skills…  Read more

$299

EGBC – Creative Problem-Solving for Engineers and Geoscientists

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Engineers and Geoscientists BC - Creative Problem-Solving for Engineers and Geoscientists This webinar covers the fundamentals of problem solving and creativity in engineering and geoscience through many real engineering examples. The session provides a systematic framework for improving problem solving skills and creativity. It attempts to sharpen problem-solving skills of participants and help them reach…  Read more

BC Wood – Outdoor Living Projects for Residential Renovation and New Build Design

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BC Wood - Outdoor Living Projects for Residential Renovation and New Build Design Presented by a leading Canadian manufacturer, this session explores the practical applications of Outdoor Living DIY Kit products, the project costs and benefits, the material performance properties, and today's product trends - including pergolas, gazebos, playhouses, garden sheds, and accessory structures. This…  Read more