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BC Housing (HPO) will not award CPD points twice for repeated seminar(s) – whether webinar, online or classroom offerings.
It is the sole responsibility of the Nominee to ensure that they do not register for the same Smart CPD Seminar that they have already attended before. No CPD points will be awarded nor will any money be refunded for repeat seminars. Smart CPD is not responsible for it’s clients repeating seminars.
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|20 ONLINE CPD DEAL||$399||Choose 20 CPD from our ONLINE seminar selection listed below. Classroom/onsite seminars and live webinars excluded.||Book Now|
|Asbestos Awareness (Online)||3.5||This Smart CPD online seminar deals with the hazardous material Asbestos, a building material that was used from the early 1900’s all the way to the late 70’s and early 80’s. Asbestos is colorless, odorless, tasteless, fire and chemical resistant and therefore was referred to as the “wonder material”. It was used in various places including homes, schools, commercial buildings, restaurants and storage facilities. This course will inform the builder about the types and groups of asbestos, its history and dangers along with the diseases asbestos exposure will lead to. This seminar will educate the builder about where asbestos could be lurking in existing buildings, how to mitigate its risks, how to safely handle it and get it carefully and safely removed.||Book Now|
|Construction and Site Hazardous Materials (Online)||4||This Smart CPD online seminar is intended to educate a builder about the hazardous materials which can be found within a construction or work site. In addition, this seminar will also inform the builder on how to recognize the hazardous materials, how to dispose of them and what the associated health concerns are. The materials included will be silica, asbestos, vermiculite, radon gas, mercury, lead, combustibles, paints, oils, polychlorinated biphenyl, mold, compressed gas, corrosive materials, oxidizing materials, reactive and catalytic materials, poisons and bio-hazards, Volatile Organic Compounds, Carbon Monoxide and Carbon Dioxide.||Book Now|
|Field Reviews, Inspections, Reports and Schedules (Online)||3||Field reviews, Inspections, Reports and Schedules are the documents which monitor the progress of a construction project. A builder must be aware of professionals responsible to conduct such procedures. This Smart CPD seminar will provide the builder with the frequency and timing of the check-points at which the field reviews and inspections may be requested. Specific checklists will be reviewed which will help the builder to realize the missing work still needed to be completed before calling field reviews and inspections. After attending this seminar, the builder will be well-informed of which documents and pre-requisites must be available on-site. The builder will also be provided with the information of all mandatory schedules and reports required for issuance of the final occupancy permit.||Book Now|
|Trees Awareness in Construction (Online)||3||This Smart CPD online seminar deals with trees and their importance during construction. This seminar informs the builder about Tree Bylaws and the ways of protecting trees during and after construction as well as types of wood products used during construction. Types of trees and tree diseases, measurement of trees and dripline, roots, pruning trees, benefits of trees, global warming, photosynthesis and care of street trees will be covered in this online seminar.||Book Now|
|Construction Site Safety Awareness 1 (Online)||6||This Smart CPD seminar will inform builders about potential hazards on a construction site, how to manage a safe construction environment and mitigate the risks of injury on the job site. Adherence to safety protection discussed in this seminar may appear to be common sense but non-adherence often is the cause of risk, injury and sometimes death. This seminar will teach builders about PPE (Personal Protective Equipment), site equipment, hazards, how to mitigate danger and maintain a safe working site.||Book Now|
|Construction Site Safety Awareness 2 (Online)||7||This Smart CPD seminar will inform builders about potential hazards on a construction site, how to manage a safe construction environment and mitigate the risks of injury on the job site. Adherence to safety protection discussed in this seminar may appear to be common sense but non-adherence often is the cause of risk, injury and sometimes death. This seminar will teach builders about the different types of materials and tools on construction site as well as occupational safety and health and how to address these issues.||Book Now|
|Construction Project Management (Online)||7||This Smart CPD online presentation explains about the importance of Project Management in the construction industry. It focuses on how a Project Manager plays a supervisory role to contribute toward the success of a construction project in accordance with regulatory guidelines. This online seminar educates the builder about the distinct stages involving planning of the project. It informs the builder with getting started with pre-construction activities including the role of consultant for efficient project planning. It also emphasizes on the qualities, duties, and responsibilities of a project management team in the construction industry. This presentation will help the beginners in the construction industry to improve their awareness and understanding of the primary elements of construction project management.||Book Now|
|Estates, Interests and Land Registration (Online)||1.5||This Smart CPD seminar entails the details of real estate property law for the enhanced awareness of the learners to best use it to their benefit. It gives them wide view of the extent of land ownership (estates). For increased understanding, it sheds light on the co-ownership of land, what it means to share tenancy in various ways and describing the differences between its kinds. It educates builders as to which items fall into the respective categories of fixtures and chattels. It assists the learner in the Torrens System of land registration and Title Insurance for added financial security.||Book Now|
|Dig Safely (Online)||1.5||This Smart CPD seminar encompasses the requirements to be met to safely work before and during digging in construction. Builders will learn about the permits and approvals needed during the digging process and the subsequent aftermath and penalties should the requirements not be met. Informing the builders how to use ‘BC 1 call’ to their advantage will be covered. This seminar will describe safety in the dug-out work environment and near the pad mounted transformer. Alerting the builders about the emergency situations and the thefts involving energy and how to counter them will be a part of this Smart CPD seminar.||Book Now|
|Total Online CPD||36.5||Take advantage of our $399/- deal for 20 (existing) Online CPD. To choose online seminars and register for this deal, call us!||Choose/register seminars - call