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3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada

May 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Estimating

May 16, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Estimating Participants will acquire knowledge how to prepare a successful bid and learn construction estimating skills. Course topics will include project analysis, risk analysis, bid strategies and processes, Construction Division Codes, bonding and insurance. Date: May 16-17, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m (each day) Location: VRCA, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Core Register: Click here

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June 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Law

June 7, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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 litigation. Date: June 7-8, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m (each day) Location: VRCA, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC Cost: $595 / $675…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Change Order Management

June 14, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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. Date: June 14, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs):…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – BIM Virtual Project Workshop

June 21, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - BIM Virtual Project Workshop This course is designed for a broad range of senior management and operational personnel. By working directly with the software, participants will get a compelling insight into the practical benefits of BIM, as well as an improved understanding of how to plan the implementation of BIM processes. The standard course material is based on a templated project, a low rise community located in the City of Vancouver. The processes and software…

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July 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Supervisory & Management Skills

July 16, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Supervisory & Management Skills This course will enhance your ability to build a collaborative team culture, improve morale and effectively communicate with people on their job sites. Participants will learn about leadership, motivational theory and application, improving group and individual performance, psychographic testing, time and stress management, staff training, substance abuse, appropriate discipline techniques, negotiating skills, conflict resolution and construction management systems. Date: July 16-17, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location:…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading

July 25, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading This course takes participants through the stages of blueprint reading including dimensions, elevation, drawing, specifications and schedules. Using both residential and commercial samples of blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work in construction companies. Date: July 25, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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August 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Project Management

August 16, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Project Management Learn how to successfully manage a construction project! Participants will gain an understanding of the project processes and constraints encountered by project managers (using PMBoK 5th Edition approach). The course will cover project planning, contract process, risk management, estimating, cost control, scheduling, communications and post-mortem analysis. Date: August 16-17, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs):…

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September 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Industry Ethics

September 12, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Industry Ethics By maintaining high ethical standards and being consistent in our practices, we thrive both personally and professionally. This course will help you navigate the ethical grey areas you face every day. Date: September 12, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Estimating

September 13, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Estimating Participants will acquire knowledge on how to prepare a successful bid and learn construction estimating skills. Course topics will include project analysis, risk analysis, bid strategies and processes, Construction Division Codes, bonding and insurance. Date: September 13-14, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction 101

September 18, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction 101 Don’t let the name “101” fool you! This course is intended for both new and experienced members of the construction industry. Participants will receive an introduction to the industry and learn about roles, responsibilities, construction documents, risk management, legal matters, project management, tendering, bidding and contracts. Date: September 18-19, 2018 Time: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $395 / $495 Learning Units (LUs):…

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October 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Change Order Management

October 24, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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. Date: October 24, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core…

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December 2018

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Law

December 6, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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 litigation. Date: December 6-7, 2018 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675…

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January 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Estimating

January 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Estimating 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 litigation. Date: January 8-9, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading

January 23 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading This course takes participants through the stages of blueprint reading, including dimensions, elevation, drawing, specifications and schedules. Using both residential and commercial samples of blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work in construction companies. Date: January 23, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction 101

January 29 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction 101 Don’t let the name “101” fool you! This course is intended for both new and experienced members of the construction industry. Participants will receive an introduction to the industry and learn about roles, responsibilities, construction documents, risk management, legal matters, project management, tendering, bidding and contracts. Date: January 29-30, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $395 / $495 Learning Units (LUs):…

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February 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Supervisory & Management Skills

February 7 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Supervisory & Management Skills This course will enhance your ability to build a collaborative team culture, improve morale, and effectively communicate with people on their job sites. Participants will learn about leadership, motivational theory and application, improving group and individual performance, psychographic testing, time and stress management, staff training, substance abuse, appropriate discipline techniques, negotiating skills, conflict resolution and construction management systems. Date: February 7-8, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location:…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Project Management

February 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Project Management Learn how to successfully manage a construction project! Participants will gain an understanding of the project processes and constraints encountered by project managers (using PMBoK 5th Edition approach). The course will cover project planning, contract process, risk management, estimating, cost control, scheduling, communications and post-mortem analysis. Date: February 25-26, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs):…

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March 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Law

March 4 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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 litigation. Date: March 4-5, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Industry Ethics

March 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Industry Ethics By maintaining high ethical standards, and being consistent in our practices, we thrive both personally and professionally. This course will help you navigate the ethical grey areas you face every day. Date: March 20, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Business Management

March 25 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Business Management Learn how to improve the management and business systems in your construction company. This course will cover all areas of a construction business including strategic planning, business planning, marketing, operations, HR management, financial reporting, bonding and insurance and risk management. Date: March 25-26, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Non-core Register: Click here

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April 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Estimating

April 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Estimating Participants will acquire knowledge how to prepare a successful bid and learn construction estimating skills. Course topics will include project analysis, risk analysis, bid strategies and processes, Construction Division Codes, bonding and insurance. Date: April 8-9, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction 101

April 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction 101 Don’t let the name “101” fool you! This course is intended for both new and experienced members of the construction industry. Participants will receive an introduction to the industry and learn about roles, responsibilities, construction documents, risk management, legal matters, project management, tendering, bidding and contracts. Date: April 10-11, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $395 / $495 Learning Units (LUs):…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – LEED: Material Training

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - LEED: Material Training This is a half-day seminar that will develop your understanding of LEED Material Training. Date: April 18, 2019 Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $150 / $175 Learning Units (LUs): 3.75 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading

April 24 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading This course takes participants through the stages of blueprint reading, including dimensions, elevation, drawing, specifications and schedules. Using both residential and commercial samples of blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work in construction companies. Date: April 24, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – LEED: IAQ Management and Erosion and Sediment Control

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - LEED: IAQ Management and Erosion and Sediment Control This is a half-day seminar that will develop your understanding of LEED indoor air quality and erosion and sediment control. Date: April 25, 2019 Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $150 / $175 Learning Units (LUs): 3.75 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Communication Skills for Construction

April 29 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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: April 29-30, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs):…

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May 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Law

May 13 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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 litigation. Date: May 13 - 14, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Project Management

May 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Project Management Learn how to successfully manage a construction project! Participants will gain an understanding of the project processes and constraints encountered by project managers (using PMBoK 5th Edition approach). The course will cover project planning, contract process, risk management, estimating, cost control, scheduling, communications and post-mortem analysis. Date: May 27 - 28, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Responding Successfully to a Request for Proposal

May 29 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Responding Successfully to a Request for Proposal More and more frequently, private sector companies and government organizations are releasing RFP's as part of their procurement process and moving away from the traditional bid process. Construction companies often win or lose contracts based on their response to an RFP. Answering a Request for Proposal (RFP) effectively requires knowledge, understanding and a proposed solution of the subject, while convincing the potential owner that your company your company…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Close Out a Construction Project

May 31 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Close Out a Construction Project Why would a Contractor, Owner Consultant or Subcontractor need to know best practices for closing out a construction project? The answer is simple - if you can't get it done then you can't reach substantial performance. Getting a project to substantial performance, and then to total performance, are two of the most difficult milestones in the construction industry to achieve. This full day session will discuss how the principals of…

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June 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Supervisory & Management Skills

June 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Supervisory & Management Skills This course will enhance your ability to build a collaborative team culture, improve morale, and effectively communicate with people on their job sites. Participants will learn about leadership, motivational theory and application, improving group and individual performance, psychographic testing, time and stress management, staff training, substance abuse, appropriate discipline techniques, negotiating skills, conflict resolution and construction management systems. Date: June 10 - 11, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Green Building Rating Systems: An Overview and Comparison

June 17 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Green Building Rating Systems: An Overview and Comparison Come and join us at VRCA in a full day workshop that will walk you through the most prominent green building rating systems, including BuiltGreen, Passive House, WELL Building Standard, the latest version of LEED (v4.1) and an introduction to the Living Building Standard. Date: June 17, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 E 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $395 / $495 Learning…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Estimating

June 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Estimating Participants will acquire knowledge how to prepare a successful bid and learn construction estimating skills. Course topics will include project analysis, risk analysis, bid strategies and processes, Construction Division Codes, bonding and insurance. Date: June 20 - 21, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Core Register: Click here

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July 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading

July 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading This course takes participants through the stages of blueprint reading, including dimensions, elevation, drawing, specifications and schedules. Using both residential and commercial samples of blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work in construction companies. Date: July 10, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Communication Skills for Construction

July 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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: July 15-16, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs):…

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August 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Law

August 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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 litigation. Date: August 15-16, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Project Management

August 22 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Project Management Learn how to successfully manage a construction project! Participants will gain an understanding of the project processes and constraints encountered by project managers (using PMBoK 5th Edition approach). The course will cover project planning, contract process, risk management, estimating, cost control, scheduling, communications and post-mortem analysis. Date: August 22-23, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Core…

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September 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Industry Ethics

September 11 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Industry Ethics By maintaining high ethical standards, and being consistent in our practices, we thrive both personally and professionally. This course will help you navigate the ethical grey areas you face every day. Date: September 11, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $295 / $355 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction 101

September 19 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction 101 Don’t let the name “101” fool you! This course is intended for both new and experienced members of the construction industry. Participants will receive an introduction to the industry and learn about roles, responsibilities, construction documents, risk management, legal matters, project management, tendering, bidding and contracts. Date: September 19-20, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $395 / $495 Learning Units (LUs):…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Supervisory & Management Skills

September 23 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Supervisory & Management Skills This course will enhance your ability to build a collaborative team culture, improve morale, and effectively communicate with people on their job sites. Participants will learn about leadership, motivational theory and application, improving group and individual performance, psychographic testing, time and stress management, staff training, substance abuse, appropriate discipline techniques, negotiating skills, conflict resolution and construction management systems. Date: September 23-34, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office,…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Business Management

September 30 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Business Management Learn how to improve the management and business systems in your construction company. This course will cover all areas of a construction business including strategic planning, business planning, marketing, operations, HR management, financial reporting, bonding and insurance and risk management. Date: September 30 - October 1, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (each day) Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $595 / $675 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Non-core…

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October 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading

October 7 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading This course takes participants through the stages of blueprint reading, including dimensions, elevation, drawing, specifications and schedules. Using both residential and commercial samples of blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work in construction companies. Date: October 7, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $360 / $450 Learning Units (LUs): 7.5 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Law

October 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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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 litigation. Date: October 28-29, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $650 / $799 Learning Units…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Project Management

October 31 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Project Management Learn how to successfully manage a construction project! Participants will gain an understanding of the project processes and constraints encountered by project managers (using PMBoK 5th Edition approach). The course will cover project planning, contract process, risk management, estimating, cost control, scheduling, communications and post-mortem analysis. Date: October 31 - November 1, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $650 / $799 Learning Units…

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November 2019

Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Construction Estimating

November 18 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Estimating Participants will acquire knowledge how to prepare a successful bid and learn construction estimating skills. Course topics will include project analysis, risk analysis, bid strategies and processes, Construction Division Codes, bonding and insurance. Date: November 18-19, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $650 / $799 Learning Units (LUs): 15 Core Register: Click here

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – ZEBx: Building Capacity to Achieve Affordable, Efficient Zero Emissions Wood Buildings

November 22 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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$190

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - ZEBx: Building Capacity to Achieve Affordable, Efficient Zero Emissions Wood Buildings Join ZEBx for a one-day technical workshop focused on innovative wood technologies. Workshop participants will collaborate across industry silos to test and identify effective solutions for designing high-performance wood buildings in a hands-on technical workshop. By joining, you will not only be strategically placed at the frontline of industry’s rapidly evolving market, but will also have the opportunity to develop and shape the next…

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Vancouver Regional Construction Association – Supervisory & Management Skills

November 28 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 3636 East 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5M 1M3 Canada
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Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Supervisory & Management Skills This course will enhance your ability to build a collaborative team culture, improve morale, and effectively communicate with people on their job sites. Participants will learn about leadership, motivational theory and application, improving group and individual performance, psychographic testing, time and stress management, staff training, substance abuse, appropriate discipline techniques, negotiating skills, conflict resolution and construction management systems. Date: November 28-29, 2019 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office,…

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