Training & Events


RDCK & RDKB BCIT High Performance Building Sessions

Developed by BCIT professionals and industry experts, this 3-part workshop series has been designed for building in the Kootenays and the Boundary. Aimed at builders, designers, architects, owner-builders and building officials, this series provides a more detailed review of the key areas of high efficiency building:


1. Airtightness - September 8, 2021 @ 7:30 - 9:30 am

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2. Assembly details - September 22, 2021 @ 7:30 - 9:30 am

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3. Mechanical Systems - October 6, 2021 @ 7:30 - 9:30 am

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These workshops are streamed from the BCIT lab providing practical demonstrations, mock ups and case studies.



CEA Building a Legacy Webinars 

The sessions are now all complete, but can be seen online along with some other great resources here:



1. Best practices for working with an Energy Advisor


This webinar will help the building industry better understand the “performance pathway” of the BC Energy Step Code and how to get results from working with an energy advisor


2. Introduction to Step Code: Mechanical System Solutions


A visual tour of what mechanical systems will look like along the progression to the Upper Steps of the Energy Step Code.  This session will examine the current industry challenges and solutions to help ensure that new homes have mechanical systems that are appropriate, right-sized, and deliver effective ventilation, heating, cooling, and occupant health and comfort.


2. Introduction to Step Code: Building Enclosure & Airtightness Solutions


A visual tour of what the Energy Step Code will look like and the changes needed for success with low-TEDI and airtight building enclosures for both the Lower Steps and Upper Steps.


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