The Professional Home Builders Institute (PHBI) was established in 1987, by builders, for builders. Since our inception, we've kept pace with the home construction industry’s ever-changing needs by designing and delivering practical education that meets or exceeds the national benchmarks established by the Canadian Home Builders Association.
In British Columbia, PHBI is branded as BC Builder Training, while Ontarians recognize us as Training Ontario.
Training Ontario is the province’s premium provider of quality education for the residential construction industry, and is a collaboration between PHBI and Blue House Energy. Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Blue House Energy is a key player in training for the home construction and renovation sector, with special focus on online delivery of education that is engaging and easily accessible to working professionals.
Our Home Construction Regulatory Authority (HCRA) approved courses will provide you with the expertise you need to fulfill your licensing requirements in Ontario, and our professional development courses are available to all Ontario-based students and builders.Learn from our subject matter experts who are recognized leaders in their respective disciplines. Choose from online or virtual classroom course delivery, allowing you to learn your way, at anytime, from anywhere.
In collaboration with British Columbia-based industry subject matter experts, BC Builder Training offers customized online and virtual classroom courses designed specifically for the BC residential construction market. Our courses meet BC Housing's Qualification (Core Competency) and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training requirements, and achieve all of the required learning outcomes for each subject area.