Home Building on Alberta Soils

eLearning & Workshop


Length: 15 hours online + 1 day workshop

Group rates are available.


Home Building on Alberta Soils is a blended-training program that includes nine online modules and a hands-on workshop. This course provides information about the types soil found in Alberta and proper building techniques. You will learn about all aspects of residential development: building codes and legal issues, foundation and structural issues, the challenges posed by various soil types, remediation, and everything in between.


  • Covers the stages of residential development from pre-development to post-construction
  • Teaches how to recognize site conditions that require special attention
  • Covers residential development legal issues
  • Includes a hands-on workshop
  • Can be customized to meet your organization's needs. Contact us to learn more.