Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Construction 101
Gold Seal: 2 Credits
Tuesday, November 12th and Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
Coast Langley City Hotel & Conference Centre
20393 Fraser Highway
Langley, BC
V3A 7N2
Complimentary Parking
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Registration Deadline
Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
Event Description

Construction 101 is a comprehensive introduction to the Canadian construction industry and how it works. The course is designed to offer a comprehensive industry overview for everyone, from those with 6 – 8 months of experience and junior staff to those with many years of experience, who work in the construction industry.


During the 2-day course, participants will learn, through interactive exercises and a structured format, how the construction industry carries on business along with construction terminology.


Topics include:

  • Introduction to the construction industry
  • Major steps in a construction project
  • Risk management
  • Bid documents
  • General contract law and its importance
  • Bidding
  • Receiving bids and award of contract
  • Format of contracts and contract clauses
  • Project start up to close out

Gold Seal Certification: 2 Gold Seal credits with successful completion of an open-book final exam.


Instructor: Tim Williams MBA, B.Econ., CPA, GSC, is the President of BGC Partners Inc. Tim has worked with numerous construction companies for over twenty years. He is a Gold Seal Certified project manager. He is an experienced and sought-after trainer who has trained construction owners and managers on behalf of construction industry associations across Western Canada.

Contact & Support

For support or inquiries, please email or call 604-298-7795 during regular business hours.

All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
ICBA Member $650.00
Non-Member $850.00
Special Promotion: Group Discount
Register 2 employees and SAVE 10% off each additional registration!
Day 1    Tuesday Nov 12, 2019
8:00am - 8:30am
8:30am - 4:30pm
Cancellation &
Refund Policy



Cancellations received at least 10 business days prior to the course date will result in a full refund.


Cancellations received less than 10 business days but more than 5 full business days prior to the course date are subject to an administration fee of $100 per day for full and half-day seminars, or $25 for breakfast sessions.


Registrants who do not show up for a course, and/or who do not notify ICBA at least 5 full business days prior to the course date will be assessed the full cost of the course. There will be no refunds or credits in this case.


Substitution of attendees is permitted up to and including the day of the course.




ICBA may have to postpone or cancel courses due to insufficient enrolment, in which case ICBA’s liability will be limited to a refund of the registration fee.

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