|Thursday, August 2, 2018
||6 Things to Know Before PLI Becomes Mandatory on
February 1, 2019
As of August 1, 2018, there are only six months remaining until all certificate of practice holders must be compliant with the AIBC PLI Bylaws. To help ensure compliancy by February 1, and given that the 6-month countdown has now begun, this Regulatory Review outlines the answers to six frequently asked PLI questions. Read more.
|| Mid-year Information Update for the Annual Renewal of Registration
Now that August is here, it’s time for registrants to update both their individual and firm profile information for the mid-year information update! Please log into your AIBC Online Profile and ensure that basic personal contact details, such as your primary phone number and email, are accurate. Read more.
|| Call for Nominations – AIBC Professional Recognition Awards
The AIBC Professional Recognition Awards are back with a new simplified nomination process! It is now easier than ever to recognize individuals for their outstanding contributions to the profession, community, or Institute. If you know of a worthy candidate or firm, celebrate their positive impact on the field by nominating them for the AIBC Professional Recognition Awards by Friday, August 31. Read more.
||One Month Left! Enjoy the Sunshine with an Architectural Walking Tour of Vancouver and Victoria
Grab your sunscreen – it's time to head outside! Enjoy the sunny weather with AIBC's Summer Architectural Walking Tours. But hurry – regularly scheduled tours only run until August 31 in Vancouver, and August 26 in Victoria. Use code AIBCFAM2018 for 50 percent off! For CES participants, walking tours earn 1 Non-core LU per hour. Read more.
|Recognized Educational Provider Events
|The AIBC welcomes new REP: Real Estate in Virtual Reality|
Following are the most recent upcoming REP events. For a full listing, see the AIBC events calendar.
- Blue Turtle Consulting
Fee Proposal Workshop, September 4
Energy Modelling for Building Professionals, September 7
Energy Modelling for Building Professionals, September 11
Passive House Tradesperson Course – Building Envelope Specialization, September 17
Introduction to Community Energy and Emissions Planning, September 19
Residential Energy Efficiency,
- Langara College
House Construction, September 4
Estimating Construction Costs,
Negotiation & Dispute Resolution, September 10
Invisible Hazard Asbestos, September 10
BC Building Code Energy Standards, September 10
Building Systems Energy Assessment 1, September 13
- Muniak Inc.
Building Code Tutor, ongoing
Building Code Tutor Volume 2, ongoing
- Passive House Canada
120A: Passive House Design and Construction, September 13
120B: Understanding and Working with the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP), September 20
110: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings, September 28
120C: Exam Preparation for Passive House Designer/Consultant Exam, September 29
- SAFTI First Fire Rated Glazing Solutions
Designing with Fire-Rated Glass, ongoing
- Vancouver Community College
AutoCAD Level 1, September 11
SketchUp Level 1, September 15
Colour Theory and Application,
Design Basics, September 17
- Vancouver Regional Construction Association
Project Management, August 16
- 18th Annual Golf Tournament, hosted by the Architecture Foundation of British Columbia, August 13, 2018.
- Fire Station Design Symposium, hosted by F.I.E.R.O, September. 24–26, 2018.
- POP // CAN // CRIT 2018, organized by The Business of Architecture in Canada,
October 19, 2018.
- 2019 EcoCity World Summit, hosted by the British Columbia Institute of Technology,
October 9–11, 2019.
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