Land Development - Edmonton

Gain valuable insights into the lifecycle of land development and its interplay with the home building industry through this introduction to land development in Alberta. Working through the process of land acquisition, financing, site planning, engineering, construction and marketing, you will learn the essential components of a successful development project.

Knowledge & Skill Building Areas

  • Administration
  • Land Developers & Project Visions
  • Market Analysis/Competition Analysis
  • Land Acquisition Analysis
  • Design
  • Yield Analysis/Pro Forma
  • Offers to Purchase
  • Legislative Framework
  • Engineering & Servicing Agreements
  • Financing
  • Purchase & Sales Agreements/Builder Responsibilities
  • Project Sales & Marketing

Ideal candidates for taking this course are:   Designers, Drafts persons, Inspectors, Site Supervisors, Construction Managers, Warranty Representatives and Technicians, Trades, Suppliers, Support Staff, Sales Professionals, Customer Service Representatives and Management. 

This is an elective course for the following certifications:  Residential Management and Master Home Builder.

Delivery methods:

Classroom delivery:  This instructor-led course involves three days of classroom learning.

Classroom times:  8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Classroom locations:  This course is delivered by PHBI in Calgary and Edmonton.  Courses can also be held in other centers based on demand.

Exam & passing grade:  The exam for this course is closed book. The passing grade is 70% and 100% attendance when taking the classroom delivery option is compulsory to qualify for PHBI certification.

Prerequisites:  There are no prerequisites for this course.