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February 25th & 26th

Certified Residential Builder Course

Project Management for the Building Industry

This course covers methods to get your employees and sub-trades working together in order to get the job done on time and on budget while meeting standards for quality, using new and innovative methods and materials. Participants will discuss techniques that will help in planning and scheduling of complex projects.  WHMIS and Residential Construction Waste are discussed as well as the use of written contracts.
Course Content:
  • proven traits of  successful Project Managers;
  • how to ensure tasks get done on time without looking over people's shoulders;
  • proven methods of cost control;
  • on the job safety measures;
  • the all-important administrative tasks of Project Managers; and how site planning can save time and money.

For more details and/or to register please call Petra Franke @ CHBA-Kamloops at 250-828-1844 or email petrakam@telus.net

 

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Wednesday March 9, 2005

"Proposed Downtown Hotel and Convention Centre Report" 

Dave Freeman- Real Estate Services
David Trawin- Director; Development and Engineering Services

Will discuss proposed project- MORE INFO TO COME!

Forsters Convention Center-1250 Rogers Way
Registration: 6:oo-7:oo pm
Dinner Program: 7:oo pm-9:oopm

Admission:
CHBA Guests: $21.40 (includes GST)
Non Member: $26.75 (includes GST)

Advance payment required to confirm registration.

Please contact office at 250-828-1844 or petrakam@telus.net

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Friday March 11,12,&13, 2005

Kamloops 2005
Spring Home & Garden Show                                                                                                          

Plan to participate with your own booth or as part of the CHBA- Kamloops Booth

Location: Mount Paul Centre
(KXA grounds) 

Contact the Kamloops-CHBA office for more information

Left picture-CHBA Member Sonny Zart;Zart Contracting &
CHBA Event coordinator Petra Franke at the 2004 Fall Home Show

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Right picture-CHBA Member Pia Nitta; Marketing Coordinator;
Sun Rivers Golf Resort Community


March 18th & 19th

Certified Residential Builder Course

Introduction to the BC Building Code

Learn the importance of the BC Building Code, Part 9 and how it was developed.  This course will help familiarize students with the code book and teach them how to mark their code book for easy reference.
Course Material Required:
  • Binder "An Introduction to the Building Code" (provided)
  • A copy of the current BC Building Code manual plus amendments
    Please note: There is an additional charge for a copy of the BC Building Code
  • Recommended additional text: "House Building Regulations Simplified" by JC Currie and JS Robertson. Available from Text research Inc, Box 5968, Station B, Victoria BC V8R 6S8

For more details and/or to register please call Petra Franke @ CHBA-Kamloops at 250-828-1844 or email petrakam@telus.net

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 Wednesday April 13, 2005
"Recreational Land Development in BC- Look into the Future                    

Rudy Nielsen- President, Landcor

More information to follow

Forsters Convention Center-1250 Rogers Way
Registration: 6:oo-7:oo pm
Dinner Program: 7:oo pm-9:oopm

Admission:
CHBA Guests: $21.40 (includes GST)
Non Member: $26.75 (includes GST)

Advance payment required to confirm registration.

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April 22 & 23, 2005

Certified Residential Builder Course

Financial Management for the Building Industry

This course address the role of a "money manager" and the need for continuous financial management and control.  Most business owners are not trained professionally in accounting or finance; but given the uncertain nature of business and economic cycles combined with the increasingly rapid rate to technological change, monitoring the financial condition of a business and making sound financial decisions has never been more important.
Course Content:
  • Understanding the two key financial statements: Balance sheet and Income statement.
  • Analyzing the Balance Sheet and Income statement through the use of ratios.
  • Profit planning and cash budgeting
  • Cash flow forcasting
  • Managing growth and dealing with financial sources

For more details and/or to register please call Petra Franke @ CHBA-Kamloops at 250-828-1844 or email petrakam@telus.net 

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Wednesday May 11, 2005

"The Building Industry-A Partnership with the HPO                         
David Anderson- President and CEO,
Workers Compensation Bd 

More information to follow

Forsters Convention Center-1250 Rogers Way
Registration: 6:oo-7:oo pm
Dinner Program: 7:oo pm-9:oopm

Admission:
CHBA Guests: $21.40 (includes GST)
Non Member: $26.75 (includes GST)

Advance payment required to confirm registration.

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