Frequently Asked Questions

Why Be Certified?

A National Certification Program will lead to safer buildings, more recognition and a better public image for professional building officials. As well, your skill will be recognized anywhere in Canada. The program will also reduce your exposure to legal action endured by municipal governments and others when projects are delayed or not up to code.

What is the Alliance of Canadian Building officials?

Through the years, we’ve worked with the Construction Sector Council (CSC), the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) and industry stakeholders to develop national standards and a certification process for building officials. We are the guardians of these National Occupational Stand