Get certified to take your career further

Stand apart from your peers and let your commitment to professionalism shine by achieving a depth of training and experience recognized industry-wide. Our certification programs will help you advance your career in the residential construction industry.

Focused on three core competencies that factor largely in the success of every home building business — Business, Construction, and Sales & Marketing — our certifications deliver the in-depth knowledge you need to ensure your career thrives and keeps pace with Canada’s dynamic residential construction industry.

Construction certification

In the quarter-century since PHBI was founded, Alberta's home building industry has gone through vast and dramatic changes.

The steady emergence of new materials, advanced building technologies and increased warranty obligations brings the promise of higher quality, more energy-efficient homes. At the same time, it heightens the challenges and complexities of the homebuilders' craft. In such a rapidly evolving environment, builder education is more important now than ever before.

To keep you on the leading edge of the industry, these certification programs are focused on building your career in new home construction.

Management certification

Homebuilding skills are not enough to ensure long-term success in our industry. Effective management skills are a crucial yet often underestimated dimension of any home builder's success. Meet the challenges of the home building industry by successfully applying the fundamentals of business management.

  • Residential Management

Sales certification

As competition grows and home buyers become ever more sophisticated, it is essential for new home sales professionals to demonstrate leadership in industry knowledge and selling skills. With a PHBI sales certification, you will learn to successfully manage the sales process, opening the door to increased sales, honing your selling and interpersonal skills, and paving the way to becoming a leader in your field.

  • New Home Sales Professional
  • New Home Sales Executive

Elevate your home building expertise, become a Master

Our highly regarded Master Home Builder and Master Home Renovator designations make a powerful statement about your commitment to professionalism, performance, education and exceptional customer service. Elevating your reputation in the competitive new home marketplace as a Master of your craft is a significant measure of credibility for our industry and in the eyes of your potential customers.