Registrations

Online Courses

Learn on your own schedule.  Our online courses are available 24/7 365 days a year! Please fill out the attached form and an Association Staff Member will be in touch with you with instructions and your online pin! 

Please note that the date attached to these courses does not impact when you are eligible to take them - and is for our records only.

About the Course:

 

This course has been designed to help improve written, oral and negotiating skills within the construction industry.

  • This course will provide managers with the tools to help them:
  • Define a conflict
  • Identify the stages of conflict
  • Understand the importance of communication
  • Use assertiveness techniques to get their point across
  • Deal with difficult people more effectively
  • Recognize the criteria for an effective negotiator
  • Understand how power can be used/abused in negotiation
  • Identify when to close negotiations

 

Course Details:

Gold Seal Credits: 2

Number of Lessons: 5

Hours of Self-Paced Instruction: 5

Minimum Mark Required: 75%

 

Please note, as with all courses, members will be invoiced and sent their PINs, non-members will be contacted for payment before being sent their PIN.

Event Starts Ongoing
Registration Open Jul 4, 2018
Capacity 100
Individual Price $150 +GST

About the Course

 

This course has been designed to help managers administer projects from start to finish.

This course will provide managers with the tools to help them:

  • Develop Business Cases
  • Develop Scope of Projects
  • Manage Project Procurement
  • Manage Project Risk
  • Manage Change Process

 

Course Details:

Gold Seal Credits: 3

Number of Lessons: 9

Hours of Self-Paced Instruction: 5

Minimum Mark Required: 75%

 

Please note, as with all courses, members will be invoiced and sent their PINs, non-members will be contacted for payment before being sent their PIN.

Event Starts Ongoing
Registration Open Sep 30, 2017
Capacity 100
Individual Price $150 +GST

About the Course

 

To ensure project success, contractors must be able to provide accurate and professional estimates of costing and materials. This online training course will provide learners with skills and knowledge related to estimating practices, and help them understand the importance of estimates as one of the key first steps in any construction job. The lesson modules cover a wide range of topics, with interactive activities based on real-life field situations to help reinforce the lessons.

By the end of this course you will know more about:

  • How to produce accurate and professional estimates.
  • Site-specific conditions and regulatory requirements.
  • How to handle the purchasing and logistics associated with materials on a construction project.
  • Labour performance and operations.
  • How to effectively organize and manage current and historical cost data.
  • How to assemble bids and meet bid closure deadlines.
  • On-site equipment and material placement.
  • Safety and job conditions.

 

Course Details

Gold Seal Credits: 2

Number of Lessons: 9

Hours of Self-Paced Instruction: 6

Minimum Mark Required: 75%

 

Please note, as with all courses, members will be invoiced and sent their PINs, non-members will be contacted for payment before being sent their PIN.

Event Starts Ongoing
Registration Open May 31, 2018
Capacity 100
Individual Price $150 +GST

About this Course

 

Not all situations are black and white. Decisions made by your company will be seen by employees, clients, other contractors and the public. Ethical decisions foster your company’s good reputation, reduce your risks, increase profitability and help you grow and succeed. The new Construction Industry Ethics course – developed by the construction industry for the construction industry – can guide your employees through the various ethical matters they face every day. Help them help you.

Course details:

  • For clients, contractors, suppliers, managers and supervisors
  • Uses practical, construction-specific scenarios
  • Self-paced, online e-learning, accessible 24/7
  • This course is mandatory for Gold Seal Certification and must be taken in conjunction with the in-class Construction Industry Ethics course offered by the Association twice each year in order to qualify. 

 

Course Details

Gold Seal Credits: 2

Number of Lessons: 8

Hours of Self-Paced Instruction: 4

Minimum Mark Required: 100%

 
Please note, as with all courses, members will be invoiced and sent their PINs , non-members will be contacted for payment before being sent their PIN.
Event Starts Ongoing
Registration Open Apr 28, 2017
Capacity 100
Individual Price $200 + GST

Whether you are just starting out, or have been in the industry for years, the information presented in this course will help you to understand what you can do to keep yourself, your coworkers and the environment you work in safe every day.

 

You know that construction can be a dangerous industry to work in. You work with tools, equipment and vehicles that require special training and consideration, and you work in environments that call for tradespeople to be constantly aware of the potential hazards to your health and safety.

 

This Construction Safety Awareness course was developed by the construction industry as a national course to give you an overview and encourage a general awareness of the health and safety issues you’ll be faced with on any work site in Canada.

 

Gold Seal CreditsTwo

Event Starts Ongoing
Registration Open Jul 4, 2018
Capacity 100
Individual Price $100 +GST

Whether you are preparing to work in confined spaces for the first time, or have been working in this type of construction for years, the information presented in this course will help you to understand what you can do to keep yourself, your co-workers and the environment you work in safe every day.

 

Confined spaces can be hazardous if not approached with an understanding of how to prepare for entry, how to enter and work safely, and what to do if an incidence occurs. This course will introduce you to the types of confined spaces and the associated hazards. 

 

Gold Seal Credits:  One

Event Starts Ongoing
Registration Open Jul 4, 2018
Capacity 100
Individual Price $100 +GST

About the Course

 

This course is designed to teach and familiarize owners, managers, supervisors and project managers with construction contracts and contract law; liabilities and responsibilities of all parties to a Contract, compiling and submitting proper extras and claims, and ways and means for leaders to avoid conflict with contracts, owners, trades, and labour.

This course will provide managers with the tools to help them:

  • Understand construction contracts.
  • Recognize the different construction roles.
  • Write contracts.
  • Identify simple errors in construction contracts.
  • Understand the claim process.
  • Learn to solve construction disputes effectively.

 

Course Details

Gold Seal Points: 2

Number of Lessons: 11

Hours of Self-Paced Instruction: 7

Minimum Mark Required: 75%

 

Please note, as with all courses, members will be invoiced and sent their PINs, non-members will be contacted for payment before being sent their PIN.

Event Starts Dec 31, 2099 11:00 pm
Registration Open May 31, 2018
Capacity 100
Individual Price $150 +GST
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