Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Construction Specifications 101 (Live Online Training)
Afternoon Session - BC Housing: 4 CPD Points
Monday, November 30th, 2020
Registration Deadline
Sunday, November 29th, 2020
Event Description
This is an interactive half-day seminar that will cover the fundamentals of interpreting construction specifications. The seminar will deal with the basics of reading and interpreting both the general and technical specifications.
Course Topics
• Recognize the role of the Project Manual in relationship to the bidding documents, construction contract documents, general requirements and the technical specifications
• Recognize the role of MasterFormat in Construction Specifications
• Recognize the difference between a Prescriptive Specification and a Performance Specifications
Who should attend? Anyone who is new to using Construction Specifications. This course is for Owners, Contractors, Sub-Contractors and Suppliers.
Duration: 1/2 day – 4 hours


Webinar time: 12:00pm - 4:00pm Pacific Standard Time (PST)


Instructor: Phil Perry of Perry Educational Services Ltd has 30 plus years in the Construction Industry, most of which was Project Managing Industrial Projects for General Contractors. He has been teaching Post-Secondary Construction Management Courses for the last twelve years for organizations such as the Edmonton Construction Association, Calgary Construction Association, Winnipeg Construction Association, Ontario Roadbuilders Association, Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association, University of Alberta Faculty of Extension, and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. He has been facilitating Better SuperVision programs since 2009.  He has facilitated over 350 courses and over 2500 students over the last four years. In his spare time, Phil is a Master Course Facilitator for a National Sports Organization and chaired their National Coaching/Instructional Program for four years. He was the recipient of the 2018 IG Wealth Management Community National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Coach Developer Award.


What previous participants said:

“Was presented in a way I could draw clear connections to my own business.”

“Very interactive, clear and open. Lots of useful details.”

“Well structured and flowed nicely.”

“Instructor was clear, concise, and responded well to questions.”

“Opportunity to participate from home, great way to display handouts so everyone is on the same page.”


Contact & Support

Please contact Ally Bodnar at 604-298-7795 or for more information.

All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
ICBA Member $145.00
Merit Member $145.00
Non-Member $215.00
Agenda (Pacific Time)
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Additional Information



Cancellation &
Refund Policy



Cancellations received at least 5 business days prior to the webinar date will result in a full refund.


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


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




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

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