Non-Member Cost :




25% off for CHBA BC members – learn more here

CPD Points:


BC Housing Competency Area:

Construction Technology

Time Commitment:

Minimum 2-3 hours

Delivery Method:

Online (via eLearning)

Course Description


*This course has been approved to fulfil BC Housing’s BC Energy Step Code training requirement for Module 4.

*Click here for more information on BC Housing’s BC Energy Step Code training requirements.

Module 4 of the BC Step Code Training Course introduces you to the different options you have to achieve higher performance levels when it comes to building assemblies and their interfaces.

By the end of this module you will be able to:

  • Compare and contrast the performance, cost, constructability, compatibility, and future- readiness parameters at play in the design and construction of modern enclosure assemblies that are used in buildings meeting the BC Energy Step Code.
  • You’ll also be able to plan the construction of enclosure assemblies, including aligning a diverse range of trades/subcontractors, managing supply chains, sequencing site work, and ensuring correct installation practices are used.

Course Format

All online courses require successful completion of the following components:

  • Review all course materials in full. The course includes interactive lessons, instructional videos and reference materials divided into individual units (modules) of study. Units can be completed at a student’s own pace.

Course Material

All course materials are contained directly within the online course modules.


BC Energy Step Code Training – 4: Building Envelope Options for the BC Energy Step Code (2023)