$300 – $500

IDEA Infill Certification Courses

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Concordia University of Edmonton

7128 Ada Boulevard Northwest

Edmonton, AB T5B 4E4

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Builder Education Program (IDEA Infill Certification Program)

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Infill Development in Edmonton Association (IDEA) and the City of Edmonton are partnering to offer a two year Expedited Infill Pilot to improve knowledge of infill development, encourage high-standard construction practices, design basics, communication practices. The pilot consists of a Builder Education Program and an Expedited Infill Review Process. Participants who successfully complete the education program will qualify for expedited development permit review timelines for certain residential infill projects.

There are 5 courses that must be taken and successfully passed in order to qualify:

  1. Design 101
  2. Complete Class A Development Permit
  3. Technical Review for a Development Permit
  4. Infill Best Practices for Construction
  5. Communication and Community Relations

Who should take these courses?

  • The person in your office that applies for the Development Permits.

What days are the courses being offered?

  1. Design 101 - November 23 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  2. Complete Class A Development Permit - November 24 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. Technical Review for a Development Permit - November 25 - 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Infill Best Practices for Construction - November 27 - 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Communication and Community Relations - November 28 - 3:30 pm - 8:30 pm

What does (I.M.) and (N.I.M.) stand for?

(I.M.) stands for IDEA Member and (N.I.M.) stands for Non-IDEA Member.

How long are the courses?

  • Approximately 5 hours each including an exam at the end of each course to test the knowledge obtained.

Which permits qualify to be expedited?

Class A Development permits for Single-Family, Semi-Detached, and Single-Family with Secondary Suite.

How much time are the permits expedited by?

  • Single-Family Development: Current timelines for Development Permit is 57 days. Expedited target is 21 days, 36-day savings.
  • Semi-Detached Development: Current timelines for Development Permit is 43 days. Expedited target is 21 days, 22-day savings.
  • Single-Family with Secondary Suite: Current timelines for Development Permit is 45 days. Expedited target is 21 days, 24-day savings.

*Dates shown in calendar days.

Before registering for the courses, please review both the City of Edmonton's website as well as the IDEA website for more information.

For questions about the Education Courses.

Please email mariah@infilledmonton.com or call 780-951-6926.

For questions about the Infill Expedited Pilot.

Please email evolvinginfill@edmonton.ca

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