Training & Events

Upcoming Events


CHBABC: Builders Education Summit
Vancouver | October 9-11 | Varying prices
Builders’ Education Summit is one of CHBA BC’s three annual education events. This event features a variety of seminars over three days that are all approved for CPD points

Fenestration Association of BC Industry Conference 2019
Northview Golf Course, Surrey | October 23 | $210 (members) $420 (non-members)

FENBC Industry Conference is a highly focused educational, informative and networking event for window and door manufacturers, commercial glaziers, installers, architects, engineers, designers, spec writers, commercial construction contractors and owners.

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2019 BCBEC Conference & AGM: Adapting to Change- Building Resilient Enclosures
Vancouver | Nov 8, 7am-5pm | $375 (discount for early bird, members, students)
BCBEC invites you to stay connected, current and inspired!In our pursuit to build higher, faster and more cost-effectively, we must adapt to changes in the building envelope industry: changes in building regulations, performance requirements, construction methods, climate conditions and more.
This year’s conference provides a platform for industry-wide dialogue on these challenges as we strive to build resilient, durable and energy-efficient structures for the future.Join us for this engaging one-day symposium to explore:
  • Building envelope design and prefabricated construction
  • Façade access and structural attachments
  • Heritage restoration
  • Air barrier approaches and airtightness testing
  • Designing for resiliency and durability
BCIT Burnaby | Nov 12-15 | Varying Prices
In cooperation with BCIT’s School of Construction and the Environment, the City of Vancouver is giving skilled builders and tradespersons in their communities the opportunity to take this course on Passive House construction at a reduced cost. 
This five day course provides the knowledge and practical hands-on skills that building contractors, designers, consultants and advanced students need to build to the Passive House standard; an internationally recognized ultra-low energy standard. 


Past Events

Webinar: Air Source Heat Pump Rebate Program PDF: October 8, 2019, Online Webinar

HPSC Webinar: Selling Energy Efficiency Recording & PDF: September 26, 2019, Online Webinar

Building Science Corporation: Building Science Fundamentals: September 25-26, Seattle

Passive House 110: Introduction to Passive House High Performance Buildings: August 16, 2019, Victoria

HPSC Webinar: House-as-a-system Recording & PDF: June 26, 2019, Online Webinar

2019 Home Performance Contractors Forum – Working Together to Advance Our Industry: February 19, 2019, Anvil Center in New Westminster

HPSC Webinar – Growing the Home Performance Industry: January 17, 2019, Online Webinar

Efficiency First: FREE Building Performance Webinar ‘Getting Ready for 2019’: December 18, 2018, Online Webinar

Energy Circle: Video Marketing 101 For Lead Generation: December 13, 2018, Online Webinar

Small Planet Supply: SANCO2 Combi System WorkshopDecember 12, 2018 in Vancouver

TechSoup Canada: CASL & GDPR Anti-Spam Compliance Webinar: December 12, 2018, Online Webinar

Small Planet Supply: BC Step Code Airtightness Training CourseNovember 23/24, 2018 in Vancouver 

Passive House Canada: Introduction to Passive House High-Performance BuildingsNovember 23, 2018 in New Westminster

Small Planet Supply: BC Step Code Airtightness Training CourseNovember 16/17, 2018 in Penticton

Efficiency First: FREE Building Performance Webinar ‘Getting to “Yes” on the First Visit to the Job Site’November 15, 2018, Online Webinar 

Passive House Canada Conference: Partnering for Transformation: November 7/8, 2018 in Vancouver

Zehnder Heat Recovery Ventilation Workshop: November 6, 2018 in Vancouver 

Fenestration Association of BC Industry Conference 2018: October 24, 2018 in Surrey

NRCan LEEP: Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships Technology Forum: October 19, 2018 in Nanaimo

NRCan LEEP: Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships Technology ForumOctober 17/18, 2018 in Victoria

NRCan LEEP: Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships Technology Forum: October 15/16, 2018 in Surrey


This list of training and events is compiled for your information. The HPSC is not affiliated with any of the organizations providing training or hosting events.