Non-Member Cost :




25% off for CHBA BC members – learn more here

CPD Points:


BC Housing Competency Area:

Construction Technology + Home Warranty Insurance

Time Commitment:

3 hours

Delivery Method:


Course Description

This session will focus on climate change and its direct impact on the building industry.

  • Learn more about preventative measures to reduce risk and improve resiliency using step code and other performance codes.
  • Learn to manage resiliency with low carbon fuels
  • Reduce reliance on the grid and make backup systems small and manageable.
  • Explore the wind and seismic codes, and how it has changed and why.
  • Learn why water damage is the most costly of all claims

This session will also offer builders a chance to go behind the scenes of the insurance industry to learn more about how damages from climate change impact costs.

  • Learn what builders can do to lower rates and how it all works.

Course Format

All online courses require successful completion of the following components:

  • Attendance for the full duration of the webinar session

Course Material

There is no textbook for this session. All materials are contained within the presentation during the webinar session. Any supplementary materials provided by the speaker will be emailed to students post-session, if applicable.

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