Introduction to Digital Seals

Online

As organizations move from paper to electronic filing, one of the key challenges in this digital transformation is the authentication of these files. This presentation will introduce AIBC’s Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct, Professional Standard 8 (8.1 – 8.6).  Attendees will also be introduced to the requirements under the Electronic Transactions Act of B.C., which underpins…  Read more

Enclosure Design for Radon Control in British Columbia

Online

This session provides an introduction to radon, associated hazards and design considerations. The focus will be on the roles and responsibilities of the various members of multidisciplinary design teams and considerations for radon control in enclosure design.  The requirements in the British Columbia Building Code, including the recent code update, will be discussed including relevant reference standards.…  Read more

Moving Toward Reconciliation: Learnings from Working Alongside Indigenous Communities

Online

This session is eligible for credit towards the AIBC’s Indigenous Peoples Learning requirement. This session will start with the history of Canada and its treatment of Indigenous communities. It will introduce the following key documents and explore the important role and guidance each can offer in the practice of architecture: The Truth and Reconciliation Commission…  Read more

Clearing the Air: Radon Fundamentals for Architects

Online

Architects play a pivotal role in designing safe indoor environments. This presentation will discuss radon testing, understanding when and where to test for radon, and different testing methods and interpretation of results. Mitigation strategies will also be discussed including assessing effective ways to reduce radon levels and the key components for successful mitigation. The session…  Read more