Tarion Approved Courses

Building Codes

"Good information explained in easy language" Training Ontario student

"Great guidelines for beginners to navigate through the OBC but also great content and exercises for those with moderate to experienced knowledge in this area" Training Ontario student

"Quick, concise and reaches the general knowledge required in the field"  Training Ontario student

" I found the ease of online presentation convenient.  I have employees who would benefit greatly from the way the course is formatted"  Training Ontario student

"Simple to follow and understand.  Well placed exercises." Jova Management

"OBC volumes are quite overwhelming...the course helps drastically to simplify the OBC." Training Ontario student

Business Planning & Management Fundamentals 

There is a wealth of information that is packed into this course and the teaching method is great.  The concepts are vital to understand when starting a new business "  Training Ontario student

"Great info and great industry examples" Training Ontario student

"I would highly recommend this course to anyone that is starting a business not only in the construction sector but in general. This is a great course to understand the fundamentals of financial planning and the terminologies that an individual needs to understand in order to effectively communicate in his/her company."  Training Ontario student

"Great course.  Guaranteed to help you in writing the Tarion assessments.  It will undoubtedly contribute to your success in real estate development in the future."  Training Ontario student

"This course will provide you with information the financial community requires for the success of your company but more importantly provide you with a guide to prepare and track your own successes and why some companies fail." Training Ontario student

A lot of great material for learning about the basics of a business plan.  A great course for people drafting up plans." Training Ontario student

"Business planning skills are essential in running a successful business.  The material in this course is practical and helpful for those who are looking to start their own business. Training Ontario student


Construction Technology

"Course provides important information in an easy to understand format. Quizzes help provide insight towards whether the information was immediately understood. Diagrams are helpful as well as the study material."  Cosimo Mazzaferro, Iron 6 Developments Inc.

"Extremely informative in all aspects of construction technology.  Easy followed and understood."  Training Ontario student

"Very good overview of all aspects of new home construction. All subcontractors should be required to take this course to ensure they know how their part effects other areas of the total construction system.   Training Ontario student

"This is an essential course for any contractor to go through to help better understand the science of the buildings not just the theory."  Training Ontario student

 Customer Service & Tarion's Warranty

"This course provides an extremely well explained, relatable, and thorough teaching of customer service."   John Lilly, Lilly Construction

"Extremely informative course that provides great step by step procedures in customer service."  Training Ontario student

"Lots of knowledge and insight on customer service and real life scenarios and how to handle them. Good for employees and employers, associates to know and understand."  Training Ontario student

"Gives you a great understanding of Tarion and service requirements to operate professionally and in accordance to the Act"  Training Ontario student

"Very thorough course hitting every detail about customer service and more in the industry.  Loaded with tips!"  Training Ontario student

"This course is extremely insightful in demonstrating why customer service should be the core of any business." Training Ontario student

Financial Planning & Management 

"Wonderful course, excellent delivery of information with examples."  Training Ontario student

"The basics in understanding the financial requirements when starting a company, extremely important."  Mitch Sauder

"Great, straight-forward course that is very relevant to the industry with very relevant industry examples."  Training Ontario student

"Essential information to properly operate a business.  Easy to understand and apply"  Training Ontario student

 Legal Issues in Housing

"Great relevant information. Easy to stay focused with only pertinent information being presented."  Training Ontario student

"This course gives a very good general idea of the legal issues without getting too technical with legal terminologies that only lawyers can understand."  Training Ontario student

"This subject matter was clearly and concisely presented. In addition, the content was highly relevant."  Training Ontario student

"Covers wide spectrum of areas - including Tarion addendum + statutory liability that enhanced my knowledge on the subject matter that will not only assist with the legal issues in housing but also my workplace."  Training Ontario student

"The course has very useful information that any builder and/or vendor must know if they would like to be successful in dealing with their purchasers and trades."  Training Ontario student

Project Management & Supervision Fundamentals

Course gave an excellent structure through which to visualize the flow of a well-managed site. Challenges were from real life situations that happen regularly, making the learning relevant - Thanks!!  Training Ontario student

Having an understanding of project management is crucial in implementing any project...the course was very helpful in breaking down the different aspects of project management.  Training Ontario student

Being a General Contractor myself for 18 years the explanations and examples shown throughout the modules were very realistic and was showing real situations in the construction phases of a project.  Training Ontario student

 This course gives an overview of actual project management in office and on site. From my previous knowledge, it touched on most aspects of project management and gives the student knowledge to seek further information should they feel it to be necessary.  Training Ontario student

Professional Development Courses

Business Ethics

“One of the most interesting courses that I have taken.  This course helped affirm the direction companies should follow.”  PHBI student

“I would recommend this course as it helped me to assess my own beliefs and challenge my ideas on ethics.” PHBI student

“Being exposed to the topics in this course can only ensure you are able to be more ethical in your business practices.  Great material.”  PHBI student

New Home Marketing

100% of the participants rated their overall impression of this  course as “Excellent”

“This course gives you a great understanding of what marketing really is in a detailed form.  It’s great for everyone in the home building industry.”  PHBI student

“I would definitely recommend this course to individuals looking to become more involved in either sales or marketing.” PHBI student

Sales Skills Fundamentals

 “The content of this course is completely relevant.  It addresses real industry hurdles and shortfalls, arms us to achieve higher levels of services and sales and empowers us to take the driver’s seat in our career.”  PHBI student

“I would recommend this course as all of the course material guides new sales people through an honest path of learning – all applicable to every component of their job mastery” PHBI student

“I absolutely loved this course!  I can see where I’ve been falling short and can’t wait to implement my new tools.” PHBI student