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Building Industry Construction & Outlook Forum

Join us for our annual Building Industry Construction & Outlook Forum. Opening the Forum from 7:30am- 9:00am will be a Breakfast Session that we invite all members and industry partners to attend. This session will feature a CMHC Industry update and outlook presentation followed by a statistical analysis presented by the City of Nanaimo.  The Breakfast Session is included with the Education Sessions below.



Prescription to Performance – Courtenay B.C.

This 7.5 CPD seminar is specifically created to lead builders, designers, building officials, energy advisors, and developers to simplified practical solutions for high performance building enclosure assemblies that satisfy prescriptive requirements for various levels of the Step Code up to Net Zero Ready and Passive House. It includes a focus on pending requirements for North Island, West Coast, and Sunshine Coast construction. After an introduction discussing the Step Code requirements … read more


Building Industry & Construction Forum 2019

Our annual Building Industry & Construction Forum will kick off with a dinner on February 21 featuring a year in review from the City of Nanaimo and an outlook summary for 2019. Hear the updates on where the City and Regional District are heading with the BC Energy Step Code. On February 22 the full day of education will be facilitated by Hamid Heidarali, Vancouver based Building Scientist. Hamid will … read more