Passive House Canada – How to Identify and Drive Down Embodied Carbon in Buildings

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Passive House Canada - How to Identify and Drive Down Embodied Carbon in Buildings This 2-hour, online course provides a high-level overview of the importance of embodied carbon, how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions associated with the built environment, as well as a summary of embodied carbon calculation tools available to construction professionals. This introductory…  Read more

Peikko Canada – Designing with Mass Timber Slabs and Composite Structures

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Peikko Canada - Designing with Mass Timber Slabs and Composite Structures During this session, we will outline how composite beams can significantly reduce floor-to-floor height and minimize the carbon footprint of a building by doing more with less materials. We will also examine how composite beams utilized in mass timber projects can reduce total floor…  Read more

Passive House Canada – 120 Series

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Passive House Canada - 120 Series Our next 120 Course Series Starts August 4, 2020 and will be comprised of three courses: 120A, 120B, and 120C. Passive House certification ensures that you or your organization are expertly qualified to design high performance, highly efficient buildings to meet Canada’s national green building strategy. 120A: Passive House…  Read more

BC Wood – Factory Pre-finishing of Exterior Building Materials

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BC Wood Specialties Group - Factory Pre-finishing of Exterior Building Materials, A Sustainable Practice Cladding products start with the most natural, healthy, and sustainable resource available to the building trades – wood. That wood is then engineered, machined, and coated to create a full line of siding and trim products that deliver performance, stability, and…  Read more

RDH Building Science – Mind the Gap: Achieving Measured Energy Performance

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RDH Building Science - Mind the Gap: Achieving Measured Energy Performance It is one thing to be designed to perform, it is another for a building to meet this performance in real operation. This presentation will look at the performance gap from our current buildings through monitoring data and discuss what design assumptions or approaches…  Read more

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BC Wood – Fire Retardant Coatings and Factory Finishing Options

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BC Wood Specialties Group - Fire Retardant Coatings and Factory Finishing Options Fire Retardant Coatings and Building Code compliance is the hot topic of late in specification writing. Fire retardant coating technology has made great advancements in both safety and environmental issues. This seminar will give an overview of the latest in technology for fire…  Read more

Cascadia Windows & Doors – Fiberglass: Simple & Cost-Effective Solutions to Stringent Energy Code Requirements

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Cascadia Windows & Doors - Fiberglass: Simple & Cost-Effective Solutions to Stringent Energy Code Requirements Today, most existing – even modern – buildings have surprisingly low thermal performance from their building envelope. This increases the ever-growing, and unnecessary strain on the environment and our society’s energy infrastructure. Building codes and energy standards are incrementally becoming…  Read more

Muniak Enterprises Inc. – Building Code Tutor

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Muniak Enterprises Inc. - Building Code Tutor The Building Code Tutor is a web-based instructional program, developed by Muniak Enterprises Inc. that provides practical and interactive training in the fire and life safety requirements of Part 3 of the building codes used across Canada. The Building Code Tutor consists of a series of short, on-line,…  Read more

Forestry Innovation Investment – Naturally Wood

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Forestry Innovation Investment - Naturally Wood Four AIBC recognized continuing education units (CEUs), based on the Naturally Wood e-book, are now available on-demand. Complete all four to receive 2 Core learning units. Available topics: Wood in Multi-Family and Accommodation Buildings 0.5 Core Wood in Commercial and Industrial Buildings 0.5 Core Wood in Healthcare and Wellness…  Read more

BC Wood – Innovations in Laminated Veneer Lumber

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BC Wood Specialties Group - Innovations in Laminated Veneer Lumber The seminar will give a short overview of the currently available products for mass timber construction and introduce Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL). LVL advanced product by laminating LVL into a structural panel product as an additional alternative for mass timber construction. LVL is an extremely…  Read more