BCIT – Introduction to Embodied Carbon & Whole-Building Life Cycle Assessments

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BCIT - Introduction to Embodied Carbon & Whole-Building Life Cycle Assessments (CESA 1160) This introductory course is for architects, home designers and builders, energy advisors & energy modelers, engineers, policymakers, and other professionals who will influence or perform whole-building Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs). The course equips participants with the knowledge and skills to properly and…  Read more

$225

VRCA – Tender, Contract and Builders Lien Law

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Tender, Contract and Builders Lien Law The legal rights and obligations of those involved in a construction project crystallize in the tendering phase and end well after the project is completed. During the construction process, those legal rights and obligations change and expand based on, for example, the contracts in…  Read more

VRCA – Getting Paid and Managing the Cash Flow

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Getting Paid and Managing the Cash Flow In this half-day workshop the Payment Process in Standard Contracts (CCDC-2 Stipulated Price Contract, CCA-1 Stipulated Price Subcontract, CCA-19 Stipulated Price Sub-Subcontract) will be reviewed along with contract language from non-standard contracts which can delay payment. Date: January 18, 2022 Time: 7 -…  Read more

VRCA – Be Afraid of Supplementaries to CCDC Contracts

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Be Afraid of Supplementaries to CCDC Contracts Remember when it comes to contracts, it’s not about your own thoughts and assumptions; it’s about what is “written”! What has caused these changes to industry standard contract clauses? Allocation of risk often gets modified in contract clauses based on Project Owner’s or…  Read more

VRCA – Responding Successfully to an RFP

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Responding Successfully to an RFP More and more frequently private sector companies and government organizations are releasing RFPs as part of their procurement process and moving away from traditional bidding. Construction companies often win or lose contracts based on their responses to an RFP. Answering a Request for Proposal (RFP)…  Read more

Passive House Canada – 90: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings

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Passive House Canada - 90: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings An Introduction to the Passive House High Performance Buildings provides an overview of the core principles of Passive House design and building energy efficiency regulations in Canada. The course also covers the history of energy efficient buildings, energy consumption data and environmental impact,…  Read more

Vectorworks – Real-Time Audit of 3D Models Using Data Visualization

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Vectorworks - Real-Time Audit of 3D Models Using Data Visualization Do more with your BIM model using data visualization. More and more parameters are needed in a BIM process, so maintaining the quality of the data can be difficult. Learn how to integrate tools like the data manager and data visualization for your quality assurance…  Read more

Cascadia Windows & Doors – Navigating Emerging Building Energy Performance Standards (BEPS)

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Cascadia Windows & Doors - Navigating Emerging Building Energy Performance Standards (BEPS) More and more jurisdictions are implementing Building Energy Performance Standards (BEPS) to help address the poor energy efficiency of buildings—a key contributor to greenhouse gas emissions and overall energy consumption. While some of these new standards may seem restrictive or simply adding costs,…  Read more

Wood WORKS! BC – Low-Rise Commercial Construction in Wood – A Guide for Architects and Engineers

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Wood WORKS! BC / Canadian Wood Council - Low-Rise Commercial Construction in Wood – A Guide for Architects and Engineers A huge market exists for timber construction in low rise applications. We will introduce you to the Low Rise Commercial Construction in Wood book, hear from architects, engineers and builders on their experiences in the…  Read more

$169.50

VRCA – Read the Full Contract: Deep Dive into CCDC-2

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Read the Full Contract: Deep Dive into CCDC-2 80% of the people managing Construction Contracts do not read, do not understand or are not following the Construction Contract in place between the two organizations! This creates problems for both the Owner and the Contractor as well as the other participants…  Read more