Courses

Courses

Courses

Learn British Columbia real estate law and professional standards of conduct. Topics include the judicial system, torts, contracts, agency, interests in land, title registration, property transactions, mortgages, stratas, residential and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, and professional responsibility. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 111 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60067 13 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Manijeh Moieni $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn concepts and techniques for appraising real estate value. This course is designed for persons who want to work in the areas of appraisal and assessment. Topics include the appraisal profession, the appraisal process, property analysis, market and use analysis, approaches to value, value reconciliation, and report writing. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 330 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60068 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Kelvin Coley-Donohue $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers valuation techniques for income-producing real estate, including the income method of appraisal, tax consequences of real property ownership, and portfolio analysis methodology. A personal computer with spreadsheet software and a Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B II calculator are required. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 331 requirements.Prerequisites: Prior completion of Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121) and Real Estate Appraisal (UBC BUSI 330).

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60069 13 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 $695 Main Campus (Map)

Students will examine the Canadian mortgage market and apply the principles of real estate financial analysis to a variety of topics, including: residential and commercial loan underwriting, loan refinancing, and creative real estate financing methods. This course meets UBC BUSI 221 requirements.Prerequisites:Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121)Note: Please bring your HP 10BII financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60070 13 mng Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1200 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the techniques of investment and statistical analysis in a real estate context. Topics include statistical techniques, cash flow analysis, discounting, compounding, and the mathematics of real estate finance and investment analysis. There is also a brief overview of graphing and surveying. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 121 requirements.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60071 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This is an introduction to the issues, concepts, and theories of micro and macroeconomics. This course provides practice in applying economic reasoning to decision-making and forecasting problems in business, industry, and government.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60478 14 eve Tu May 02, 2017 1830-2130 Camlon Chau $615 Main Campus (Map)

Develop the dispute resolution, negotiation, and mediation skills essential in todays competitive and demanding workplace. Learn how to analyze complex issues, find common ground between conflicting parties, deal with different communication styles, envision win-win outcomes, avoid litigation, and effectively resolve disputes.CRN 50822 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60065 12 mng Sa May 13, 2017 0900-1200 Manijeh Moieni $440 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.CRN 50801 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60482 12 eve Mo May 01, 2017 1830-2130 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
60483 6 day Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

Learn the principles and practices of professional residential rental and strata management. Topics include: property types, licensing and trust accounts, the Residential Tenancy Act, the Strata Property Act, management agreements, rental marketing, tenancy applications and agreements, budgets and controls, maintenance and security planning, insurance, and employee relations. This course appeals to property managers, building managers, and apartment building owners.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60066 13 eve Tu May 02, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $693 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the principles and practices of commercial, industrial, and retail property management. Topics include property types, law, management agreements, marketing, leases, maintenance and security, budgets and controls, insurance, assessment and taxation, special use properties (e.g. medical, industrial parks, commercial strata), personnel management, and tenant relations. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking skills to solve management and marketing challenges.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60075 6 aft Th May 04, 2017 1430-1730 Nizam Dossa,
Leslie Haycock
$693 Main Campus (Map)
  and 7 aft Th Jun 15, 2017 1430-1730    

Develop the dispute resolution, negotiation, and mediation skills essential in todays competitive and demanding workplace. Learn how to analyze complex issues, find common ground between conflicting parties, deal with different communication styles, envision win-win outcomes, avoid litigation, and effectively resolve disputes.CRN 50822 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60065 12 mng Sa May 13, 2017 0900-1200 Manijeh Moieni $440 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.CRN 50801 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60482 12 eve Mo May 01, 2017 1830-2130 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
60483 6 day Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)

This is finance for non-financial managers. Learn accounting concepts, tools, and methods in concise and understandable terms. Students will learn basic skills such as reading financial statements, analyzing financial reports, developing and modifying revenue and expense forecasts, and identifying and monitoring critical measures of business performance.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60208 12 eve Mo May 15, 2017 1830-2130 Arlene Lambert $420 Main Campus (Map)

This is a thorough examination of building systems and equipment, as well as how to analyze and rectify problems in building systems. Topics include building structure and envelope, mechanical systems and HVAC, maintenance and inspection schedules, report research, building audits, energy efficiency, and problem-solving techniques. Course content applies to residential and commercial properties, as well as institutional facilities such as hospitals and schools.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60091 10 mng Sa May 27, 2017 0900-1200 Kenneth King $520 Main Campus (Map)

This course examines building operations from a management perspective. You will learn how buildings operate, how to develop a building maintenance plan, how to improve safety and efficiency, and how to solve maintenance problems. Topics include planning, risk management, best practices, tendering and purchasing, service contracts, capital upgrades, and project supervision.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60087 12 eve Fr May 05, 2017 1700-2000 Tom Collingwood,
John Neuls
$570 Main Campus (Map)

Learn British Columbia real estate law and professional standards of conduct. Topics include the judicial system, torts, contracts, agency, interests in land, title registration, property transactions, mortgages, stratas, residential and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, and professional responsibility. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 111 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60067 13 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Manijeh Moieni $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn concepts and techniques for appraising real estate value. This course is designed for persons who want to work in the areas of appraisal and assessment. Topics include the appraisal profession, the appraisal process, property analysis, market and use analysis, approaches to value, value reconciliation, and report writing. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 330 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60068 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Kelvin Coley-Donohue $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the techniques of investment and statistical analysis in a real estate context. Topics include statistical techniques, cash flow analysis, discounting, compounding, and the mathematics of real estate finance and investment analysis. There is also a brief overview of graphing and surveying. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 121 requirements.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60071 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers valuation techniques for income-producing real estate, including the income method of appraisal, tax consequences of real property ownership, and portfolio analysis methodology. A personal computer with spreadsheet software and a Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B II calculator are required. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 331 requirements.Prerequisites: Prior completion of Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121) and Real Estate Appraisal (UBC BUSI 330).

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60069 13 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 $695 Main Campus (Map)

The course will offer you a fundamental understanding of the elements of the passive house design. Become more cost effective and energy efficient with increased occupant comfort and reduced mechanical systems. This course includes course material produced by Passive House Canada following the principles of the Passive House Institute in Germany.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60110 4 eve Mo Jul 24, 2017 1830-2130 $449 Main Campus (Map)

This 3 hour class is an introduction of asbestos within the workplace. This course is designed to provide asbestos awareness to contractors, maintenance staff and managers that encounter asbestos containing materials (ACM) during typical work related duties.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50136 1 eve Mo Mar 13, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)
60102 1 eve Mo Aug 14, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an introduction to indoor toxic mould spores and lead containing materials within buildings. The course is designed to provide awareness of mould and lead containing materials to contractors, maintenance staff and managers. Upon completion individuals will be able to take the appropriate actions to address these issues.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50137 2 eve Mo Mar 20, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)
60104 2 eve Mo/Tu Aug 28, 2017 1630-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)

Learn to use general purpose software and cloud-based tools to improve efficiency in strata management while conforming to strata and privacy laws in British Columbia regarding electronic record keeping. This course will benefit property managers, strata managers, assistant strata managers, and strata owners.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60105 6 eve Fr May 05, 2017 1700-2000 Shervin Shapourian $300 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

Explore the history of social and affordable housing in BC and examine current government policy and social housing conditions. Management topics include: financial planning and budgets; operations and purchasing; risk and insurance; and working with staff, volunteers, and tenants. This is an introductory course for anyone involved in social housing operations or development.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60073 5 day Sa Apr 22, 2017 0900-1700 Roxann MacDonald,
Alice Sundberg
$390 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an in-depth study of contemporary social housing management issues and challenges, with a particular focus on social housing in BC. Major topics include assessing housing needs, redeveloping the housing stock, creating development partnerships, tenant support programs, community relations, and financial management. Each student will complete a major project offering analysis and recommendations on a contemporary management problem.Prerequisites: Social and Affordable Housing in BC or permission from the instructor.Note: Available in January 2015.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

Develop the dispute resolution, negotiation, and mediation skills essential in todays competitive and demanding workplace. Learn how to analyze complex issues, find common ground between conflicting parties, deal with different communication styles, envision win-win outcomes, avoid litigation, and effectively resolve disputes.CRN 50822 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60065 12 mng Sa May 13, 2017 0900-1200 Manijeh Moieni $440 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.CRN 50801 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60482 12 eve Mo May 01, 2017 1830-2130 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
60483 6 day Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)

This is finance for non-financial managers. Learn accounting concepts, tools, and methods in concise and understandable terms. Students will learn basic skills such as reading financial statements, analyzing financial reports, developing and modifying revenue and expense forecasts, and identifying and monitoring critical measures of business performance.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60208 12 eve Mo May 15, 2017 1830-2130 Arlene Lambert $420 Main Campus (Map)

This 3 hour class is an introduction of asbestos within the workplace. This course is designed to provide asbestos awareness to contractors, maintenance staff and managers that encounter asbestos containing materials (ACM) during typical work related duties.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50136 1 eve Mo Mar 13, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)
60102 1 eve Mo Aug 14, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an introduction to indoor toxic mould spores and lead containing materials within buildings. The course is designed to provide awareness of mould and lead containing materials to contractors, maintenance staff and managers. Upon completion individuals will be able to take the appropriate actions to address these issues.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50137 2 eve Mo Mar 20, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)
60104 2 eve Mo/Tu Aug 28, 2017 1630-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

This is a thorough examination of building systems and equipment, as well as how to analyze and rectify problems in building systems. Topics include building structure and envelope, mechanical systems and HVAC, maintenance and inspection schedules, report research, building audits, energy efficiency, and problem-solving techniques. Course content applies to residential and commercial properties, as well as institutional facilities such as hospitals and schools.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60091 10 mng Sa May 27, 2017 0900-1200 Kenneth King $520 Main Campus (Map)

This course examines building operations from a management perspective. You will learn how buildings operate, how to develop a building maintenance plan, how to improve safety and efficiency, and how to solve maintenance problems. Topics include planning, risk management, best practices, tendering and purchasing, service contracts, capital upgrades, and project supervision.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60087 12 eve Fr May 05, 2017 1700-2000 Tom Collingwood,
John Neuls
$570 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.CRN 50801 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60482 12 eve Mo May 01, 2017 1830-2130 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
60483 6 day Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)

Develop the dispute resolution, negotiation, and mediation skills essential in todays competitive and demanding workplace. Learn how to analyze complex issues, find common ground between conflicting parties, deal with different communication styles, envision win-win outcomes, avoid litigation, and effectively resolve disputes.CRN 50822 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60065 12 mng Sa May 13, 2017 0900-1200 Manijeh Moieni $440 Main Campus (Map)

This is a practical course for managers and owners of apartment buildings, rental houses, and rental suites. Topics include marketing, tenant selection, tenancy applications, tenancy agreements, serving notices, rents, eviction, arbitration, dispute resolution, rules and policies for good tenant relations, and the Residential Tenancy Act.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60078 5 eve Mo Jun 05, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $240 Main Campus (Map)

This is a concise course on commercial tenancies and commercial leases in BC. Emphasis is placed on understanding and interpreting lease documents related to a variety of property types, including office and retail. The course is suitable for property managers, building managers, commercial landlords, and those who plan to rent commercial space.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60092 5 eve Th May 04, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $240 Main Campus (Map)

Develop the skills you need to successfully complete and manage projects on time and on budget. Learn to analyze tasks and risks, define scope, build teams, and create resource plans. Use Microsoft Project as an effective tool for project administration and organization.Prerequisites: Windows File Management, Computer Basics 1, or equivalent.CRN 60603, 60604 and 60646 are not open for public registration; they are restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50569 6 eve Th Mar 09, 2017 1830-2130 Karla Claros $315 Main Campus (Map)
60646 6 day Mo May 08, 2017 0930-1330 Anca Nacu $625 Main Campus (Map)
60604 6 aft Mo May 08, 2017 1430-1830 Anca Nacu $625 Main Campus (Map)
60304 6 eve Tu Jun 27, 2017 1830-2130 $315 Main Campus (Map)

What makes people want to do well and how can you motivate them? A better understanding of employee motivation will help you to improve your personal and organizational performance. Explore how effective leadership and management practices can increase job satisfaction, boost employee morale, and lead to high performing teams.Note: Textbook materials are provided and distributed in class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50546 1 wknd Sa/Su Jan 28, 2017 0900-1600 Maureen Ewing $321 Main Campus (Map)

Designed for property managers, property administrators, and building managers, learn cleaning terminology, how to evaluate cleaning services, costing, and unique aspects of cleaning services across residential, commercial, hospitality, and health facilities.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60093 4 mng Sa Jul 08, 2017 0900-1200 Barry Dallas $237 Main Campus (Map)

Learn about building techniques and the materials used in the construction and renovation of wood frame homes in British Columbia. Construction topics include footings and foundations, framing, the envelope system, mechanical systems, and interior finishes. The course also covers basic information on permits, zoning, inspections, codes, and important documents in the construction and approval process.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60088 4 eve Tu May 09, 2017 1830-2130 David Owens $240 Main Campus (Map)

This 3 hour class is an introduction of asbestos within the workplace. This course is designed to provide asbestos awareness to contractors, maintenance staff and managers that encounter asbestos containing materials (ACM) during typical work related duties.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50136 1 eve Mo Mar 13, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)
60102 1 eve Mo Aug 14, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an introduction to indoor toxic mould spores and lead containing materials within buildings. The course is designed to provide awareness of mould and lead containing materials to contractors, maintenance staff and managers. Upon completion individuals will be able to take the appropriate actions to address these issues.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50137 2 eve Mo Mar 20, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)
60104 2 eve Mo/Tu Aug 28, 2017 1630-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

Learn British Columbia real estate law and professional standards of conduct. Topics include the judicial system, torts, contracts, agency, interests in land, title registration, property transactions, mortgages, stratas, residential and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, and professional responsibility. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 111 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60067 13 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Manijeh Moieni $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn concepts and techniques for appraising real estate value. This course is designed for persons who want to work in the areas of appraisal and assessment. Topics include the appraisal profession, the appraisal process, property analysis, market and use analysis, approaches to value, value reconciliation, and report writing. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 330 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60068 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Kelvin Coley-Donohue $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the techniques of investment and statistical analysis in a real estate context. Topics include statistical techniques, cash flow analysis, discounting, compounding, and the mathematics of real estate finance and investment analysis. There is also a brief overview of graphing and surveying. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 121 requirements.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60071 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers valuation techniques for income-producing real estate, including the income method of appraisal, tax consequences of real property ownership, and portfolio analysis methodology. A personal computer with spreadsheet software and a Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B II calculator are required. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 331 requirements.Prerequisites: Prior completion of Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121) and Real Estate Appraisal (UBC BUSI 330).

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60069 13 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn how houses are sited, designed, and constructed in Canada, plus how factors such as design, material selection, and construction type affect their value. Discover how to identify and evaluate problems due to design, construction, or deterioration, their effect on value, and how problems should be reported.Note: This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 400 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50139 13 eve Tu Jan 24, 2017 1830-2130 David Owens $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the principles and practices of professional residential rental and strata management. Topics include: property types, licensing and trust accounts, the Residential Tenancy Act, the Strata Property Act, management agreements, rental marketing, tenancy applications and agreements, budgets and controls, maintenance and security planning, insurance, and employee relations. This course appeals to property managers, building managers, and apartment building owners.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60066 13 eve Tu May 02, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $693 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the principles and practices of commercial, industrial, and retail property management. Topics include property types, law, management agreements, marketing, leases, maintenance and security, budgets and controls, insurance, assessment and taxation, special use properties (e.g. medical, industrial parks, commercial strata), personnel management, and tenant relations. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking skills to solve management and marketing challenges.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60075 6 aft Th May 04, 2017 1430-1730 Nizam Dossa,
Leslie Haycock
$693 Main Campus (Map)
  and 7 aft Th Jun 15, 2017 1430-1730    

Explore the history of social and affordable housing in BC and examine current government policy and social housing conditions. Management topics include: financial planning and budgets; operations and purchasing; risk and insurance; and working with staff, volunteers, and tenants. This is an introductory course for anyone involved in social housing operations or development.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60073 5 day Sa Apr 22, 2017 0900-1700 Roxann MacDonald,
Alice Sundberg
$390 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an in-depth study of contemporary social housing management issues and challenges, with a particular focus on social housing in BC. Major topics include assessing housing needs, redeveloping the housing stock, creating development partnerships, tenant support programs, community relations, and financial management. Each student will complete a major project offering analysis and recommendations on a contemporary management problem.Prerequisites: Social and Affordable Housing in BC or permission from the instructor.Note: Available in January 2015.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

This is a thorough examination of building systems and equipment, as well as how to analyze and rectify problems in building systems. Topics include building structure and envelope, mechanical systems and HVAC, maintenance and inspection schedules, report research, building audits, energy efficiency, and problem-solving techniques. Course content applies to residential and commercial properties, as well as institutional facilities such as hospitals and schools.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60091 10 mng Sa May 27, 2017 0900-1200 Kenneth King $520 Main Campus (Map)

Develop the dispute resolution, negotiation, and mediation skills essential in todays competitive and demanding workplace. Learn how to analyze complex issues, find common ground between conflicting parties, deal with different communication styles, envision win-win outcomes, avoid litigation, and effectively resolve disputes.CRN 50822 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60065 12 mng Sa May 13, 2017 0900-1200 Manijeh Moieni $440 Main Campus (Map)

This is an introduction to the issues, concepts, and theories of micro and macroeconomics. This course provides practice in applying economic reasoning to decision-making and forecasting problems in business, industry, and government.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60478 14 eve Tu May 02, 2017 1830-2130 Camlon Chau $615 Main Campus (Map)

This is finance for non-financial managers. Learn accounting concepts, tools, and methods in concise and understandable terms. Students will learn basic skills such as reading financial statements, analyzing financial reports, developing and modifying revenue and expense forecasts, and identifying and monitoring critical measures of business performance.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60208 12 eve Mo May 15, 2017 1830-2130 Arlene Lambert $420 Main Campus (Map)

Need help with your real estate course? Struggling with real estate math, appraisal or law? Join us for a customized 3 hour tutorial to help you with your problem areas. One-on-one or small group instruction. Get the extra help to succeed.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

Courses

This is an applied course for working strata managers. You will develop hands-on knowledge and skills for problem solving. You will also acquire a deeper understanding of how to handle everyday challenges pertaining to statutory compliance, annual general meetings, council meetings, mixed-use stratas, budget preparation, financial reserves, building maintenance, insurance claims, and time management. Prerequisites: A current strata management license or permission from the instructor.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50794 10 day Fr Feb 24, 2017 1000-1300 Leslie Haycock $499 Main Campus (Map)

Learn to use general purpose software and cloud-based tools to improve efficiency in strata management while conforming to strata and privacy laws in British Columbia regarding electronic record keeping. This course will benefit property managers, strata managers, assistant strata managers, and strata owners.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60105 6 eve Fr May 05, 2017 1700-2000 Shervin Shapourian $300 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

Learn how houses are sited, designed, and constructed in Canada, plus how factors such as design, material selection, and construction type affect their value. Discover how to identify and evaluate problems due to design, construction, or deterioration, their effect on value, and how problems should be reported.Note: This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 400 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50139 13 eve Tu Jan 24, 2017 1830-2130 David Owens $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course will help participants understand how to estimate the cost of house construction with more accuracy. The format is highly intuitive and does not require participants to have a great deal of technical knowledge about construction and building methods. The divisions of the work discussed will be easily understood at a functional level. The course includes using a Quantities Measurement Template, Pricing Template, Costing Summary, and Trade Breakdown.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60099 7 eve Th Jun 15, 2017 1830-2130 Kenneth King $385 Main Campus (Map)

This course builds on the skills learned in PROP 1085 Estimating Construction Costs. It will give participants a solid preliminary foundation in the concepts, tools and techniques of estimating construction costs as being part of the overall project cost control. Content draws on the rationale of Canadian Institute of Chartered Surveyors and the American Association of Cost Engineers to develop useful cost estimates.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60111 10 eve Tu May 23, 2017 1830-2130 Kenneth King $649 Main Campus (Map)

This course is designed to simplify the complicated world of construction contracts typically used today. The standard terms and conditions used for each of the contract options are fully explained in a manner that any average home owner can easily grasp. Each partys roles are clearly explained and risks are identified. The course includes types of construction contracts, calling for bids, contract set-up, and contract management.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50151 5 eve Th Mar 30, 2017 1830-2130 Kenneth King $310 Main Campus (Map)
60100 5 eve Th Aug 03, 2017 1830-2130 Kenneth King $310 Main Campus (Map)

This course is a practical overview of the real estate development process. Topics include development planning and feasibility; site selection, acquisition, and due diligence; financing, insurance, and construction; project design and marketing; and holding the finished project. Emphasis is placed on feasibility analysis with particular attention to projects under $5 million.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50795 1 eve We Mar 08, 2017 1830-2130 Derek Porter $315 Main Campus (Map)
  and 4 eve We Mar 29, 2017 1830-2130    
60082 5 eve We Jun 21, 2017 1830-2130 Derek Porter $315 Main Campus (Map)

Learn about building techniques and the materials used in the construction and renovation of wood frame homes in British Columbia. Construction topics include footings and foundations, framing, the envelope system, mechanical systems, and interior finishes. The course also covers basic information on permits, zoning, inspections, codes, and important documents in the construction and approval process.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60088 4 eve Tu May 09, 2017 1830-2130 David Owens $240 Main Campus (Map)

Turn opportunities into viable business ventures. Learn to develop your own approaches, guidelines, and skills for being an entrepreneur. Topics include business idea generation, market research, marketing and sales strategies, writing proposals, financing options, human resources, and successfully operating your business after start-up. Each student will learn how to complete a business plan as part of the course content.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60210 12 eve Th May 18, 2017 1830-2130 Bridget Field $423 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.CRN 50801 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60482 12 eve Mo May 01, 2017 1830-2130 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
60483 6 day Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)

This introductory course will prepare you to read and understand architectural drawings and visualize a completed project. Technical drawings typically utilize lines, scale, dimensions, and symbols to show the contractor, owner, and tradesmen the agreed upon parameters of a contract for buildings or additions. Reading and understanding them is a vital skill.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60106 6 aft Sa May 27, 2017 1300-1600 Peter Helmus $275 Main Campus (Map)

Technical drawings showing electrical, plumbing, and structural components are much more complex. This intermediate course will enable the student to read and understand architectural drawings along with other technical drawings. In addition, the student will learn to visualiza the completed project. Youll learn about: site and foundations, electrical, plumbing, and heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50202 6 aft Sa Mar 18, 2017 1300-1600 Peter Helmus $275 Main Campus (Map)
60107 6 aft Sa Jul 15, 2017 1300-1600 Peter Helmus $275 Main Campus (Map)

This course provides a concise overview of construction materials and methods for commercial and residential buildings, including high-rise towers. Emphasis is placed on key terminology and the economics of construction projects. Topics include planning and design, site preparation, foundations, superstructure, envelope systems, mechanical systems, and interior finishes. There is also brief treatment of construction supervision, quality control, environmental issues, and post-construction deficiencies.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60098 6 eve We Jul 05, 2017 1830-2130 Kenneth King $346 Main Campus (Map)

Energy efficiency is becoming a critical aspect in the construction of homes. New regulations are now in place in the BC Building Code requiring that homes be built to efficient energy use standards. Ensure you are equipped with the up-to -date knowledge of the current standards for Zone 4 and 5 (Lower Mainland). This course is suitable for contractors, builders, and homeowners.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60109 4 eve Mo Jun 05, 2017 1830-2130 Cheney Chen $300 Main Campus (Map)

The course will offer you a fundamental understanding of the elements of the passive house design. Become more cost effective and energy efficient with increased occupant comfort and reduced mechanical systems. This course includes course material produced by Passive House Canada following the principles of the Passive House Institute in Germany.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60110 4 eve Mo Jul 24, 2017 1830-2130 $449 Main Campus (Map)

This 3 hour class is an introduction of asbestos within the workplace. This course is designed to provide asbestos awareness to contractors, maintenance staff and managers that encounter asbestos containing materials (ACM) during typical work related duties.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50136 1 eve Mo Mar 13, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)
60102 1 eve Mo Aug 14, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)

This course is an introduction to indoor toxic mould spores and lead containing materials within buildings. The course is designed to provide awareness of mould and lead containing materials to contractors, maintenance staff and managers. Upon completion individuals will be able to take the appropriate actions to address these issues.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50137 2 eve Mo Mar 20, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)
60104 2 eve Mo/Tu Aug 28, 2017 1630-2130 Jereld Salazar $150 Main Campus (Map)

TV program or Reality? Learn how to separate the dreams from the real life solutions to your renovation project. Where do you start? Select the right scope of work, contractors, materials, budget; supervise the project adequately; risk management/liability issues. Course content is relevant to houses, townhouses, and apartment.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60095 3 eve We May 31, 2017 1830-2130 Robert Capar $249 Main Campus (Map)

This is a practical introduction to the application and review process for property developments in Vancouver and adjacent municipalities. The course includes a description of the provincial and municipal planning and development review framework, a step-by-step examination of the development application review process, and actual examples of successful and unsuccessful development applications.Note: Available in September 2014.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60094 3 aft Sa Jun 10, 2017 1300-1600 Manijeh Moieni $183 Main Campus (Map)

Learn to protect your buildings tenants, owners, and assets. This course will teach the fundamentals of fire code requirements for system tests and measures for fire prevention. Learn how to use a fire extinguisher and how your fire systems function. In addition, you will learn how to develop a fire/emergency plan and know how to respond when a fire occurs. This course will benefit building managers, strata property owners/managers, property managers and other staff.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

Courses

This is a thorough examination of building systems and equipment, as well as how to analyze and rectify problems in building systems. Topics include building structure and envelope, mechanical systems and HVAC, maintenance and inspection schedules, report research, building audits, energy efficiency, and problem-solving techniques. Course content applies to residential and commercial properties, as well as institutional facilities such as hospitals and schools.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60091 10 mng Sa May 27, 2017 0900-1200 Kenneth King $520 Main Campus (Map)

This course examines building operations from a management perspective. You will learn how buildings operate, how to develop a building maintenance plan, how to improve safety and efficiency, and how to solve maintenance problems. Topics include planning, risk management, best practices, tendering and purchasing, service contracts, capital upgrades, and project supervision.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60087 12 eve Fr May 05, 2017 1700-2000 Tom Collingwood,
John Neuls
$570 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the fundamentals of interpersonal and group interaction including written, verbal, and non-verbal communication. We look at options in presentation preparation and delivery techniques, awareness of tone, consideration of audience, and selection of indirect and direct message organization.CRN 50801 is not open for public registration; it is restricted to Supply Chain and Logistics PDD students.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60482 12 eve Mo May 01, 2017 1830-2130 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)
60483 6 day Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1600 Lori Collerman $405 Main Campus (Map)

This 3 hour class is an introduction of asbestos within the workplace. This course is designed to provide asbestos awareness to contractors, maintenance staff and managers that encounter asbestos containing materials (ACM) during typical work related duties.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50136 1 eve Mo Mar 13, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)
60102 1 eve Mo Aug 14, 2017 1830-2130 Jereld Salazar $99 Main Campus (Map)

Courses

Learn British Columbia real estate law and professional standards of conduct. Topics include the judicial system, torts, contracts, agency, interests in land, title registration, property transactions, mortgages, stratas, residential and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, and professional responsibility. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 111 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60067 13 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Manijeh Moieni $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn concepts and techniques for appraising real estate value. This course is designed for persons who want to work in the areas of appraisal and assessment. Topics include the appraisal profession, the appraisal process, property analysis, market and use analysis, approaches to value, value reconciliation, and report writing. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 330 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60068 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Kelvin Coley-Donohue $695 Main Campus (Map)

Students will examine the Canadian mortgage market and apply the principles of real estate financial analysis to a variety of topics, including: residential and commercial loan underwriting, loan refinancing, and creative real estate financing methods. This course meets UBC BUSI 221 requirements.Prerequisites:Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121)Note: Please bring your HP 10BII financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60070 13 mng Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1200 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the techniques of investment and statistical analysis in a real estate context. Topics include statistical techniques, cash flow analysis, discounting, compounding, and the mathematics of real estate finance and investment analysis. There is also a brief overview of graphing and surveying. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 121 requirements.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60071 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers valuation techniques for income-producing real estate, including the income method of appraisal, tax consequences of real property ownership, and portfolio analysis methodology. A personal computer with spreadsheet software and a Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B II calculator are required. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 331 requirements.Prerequisites: Prior completion of Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121) and Real Estate Appraisal (UBC BUSI 330).

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60069 13 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 $695 Main Campus (Map)

There are many aspects of real estate knowledge that help an entrepreneur invest successfully. These include: listing analysis, property analysis, real estate strategies and techniques, and understanding the real estate cycle. This course will cover all these essentials as well as how to set up your business, build a team of experts, due diligence, writing offers and contracts, and the acquisition process.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60108 12 eve Mo May 29, 2017 1830-2130 Gordon Lemon $408 Main Campus (Map)

This course is a practical overview of the real estate development process. Topics include development planning and feasibility; site selection, acquisition, and due diligence; financing, insurance, and construction; project design and marketing; and holding the finished project. Emphasis is placed on feasibility analysis with particular attention to projects under $5 million.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50795 1 eve We Mar 08, 2017 1830-2130 Derek Porter $315 Main Campus (Map)
  and 4 eve We Mar 29, 2017 1830-2130    
60082 5 eve We Jun 21, 2017 1830-2130 Derek Porter $315 Main Campus (Map)

This is a concise course on commercial tenancies and commercial leases in BC. Emphasis is placed on understanding and interpreting lease documents related to a variety of property types, including office and retail. The course is suitable for property managers, building managers, commercial landlords, and those who plan to rent commercial space.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60092 5 eve Th May 04, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $240 Main Campus (Map)

This is a practical course for managers and owners of apartment buildings, rental houses, and rental suites. Topics include marketing, tenant selection, tenancy applications, tenancy agreements, serving notices, rents, eviction, arbitration, dispute resolution, rules and policies for good tenant relations, and the Residential Tenancy Act.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60078 5 eve Mo Jun 05, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $240 Main Campus (Map)

Should you buy a residential condo unit as a rental property investment? What are the biggest mistakes of condo investing? What are your rights and responsibilities as an owner and a landlord in a condo complex? What are your monthly and annual expenses? How do you estimate your return on investment? This course answers these questions and more.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60096 2 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 Christine Stanley $132 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the basics of selecting and operating a commercial property investment. Property types include: retail, office, medical, industrial, and commercial strata. Topics include: leases and leasing agents, tenant mix, tenant relations, management, budgets, and maintaining the property to maximize value and income.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60097 2 eve We Jun 21, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $132 Main Campus (Map)

Ideal for the novice investor, this course offers practical information on the selection and management of income-producing real estate. Examples include multi-family rental houses and apartment buildings. Students will examine sample property investments on the basis of estimated net income, market value growth, deferred maintenance, routine maintenance, tenancy agreements, and tenant relations. A strong emphasis is placed on personal financial objectives.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50197 3 eve Tu Apr 04, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $178 Main Campus (Map)
60083 3 mng Sa May 27, 2017 0900-1200 Christine Stanley $178 Main Campus (Map)

Learn about market-traded real estate investments, including exchange-traded funds, investment trusts, and common stock of companies that own and develop commercial properties. These investments are practical alternatives to the hassles of buying and managing your own rental property. They offer diversification and fixed-income returns, as well as the flexibility to retrieve your money at any time. See how the income focus of these investments can stabilize your overall portfolio.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50796 1 eve Tu Mar 28, 2017 1830-2130 David Lim $65 Main Campus (Map)
60601 1 eve We Jun 14, 2017 1830-2130 David Lim $65 Main Campus (Map)

Need help with your real estate course? Struggling with real estate math, appraisal or law? Join us for a customized 3 hour tutorial to help you with your problem areas. One-on-one or small group instruction. Get the extra help to succeed.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

Courses

A practical introduction for anyone planning a career in residential real estate sales. Topics include listings and sales, brokerage operations, commission structures, prospecting, building a clientele, start-up costs, and a start-out plan. How to select a brokerage will also be covered.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60086 1 eve We May 03, 2017 1830-2130 Daniel John $60 Main Campus (Map)

Learn British Columbia real estate law and professional standards of conduct. Topics include the judicial system, torts, contracts, agency, interests in land, title registration, property transactions, mortgages, stratas, residential and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, and professional responsibility. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 111 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60067 13 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Manijeh Moieni $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn concepts and techniques for appraising real estate value. This course is designed for persons who want to work in the areas of appraisal and assessment. Topics include the appraisal profession, the appraisal process, property analysis, market and use analysis, approaches to value, value reconciliation, and report writing. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 330 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60068 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Kelvin Coley-Donohue $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the techniques of investment and statistical analysis in a real estate context. Topics include statistical techniques, cash flow analysis, discounting, compounding, and the mathematics of real estate finance and investment analysis. There is also a brief overview of graphing and surveying. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 121 requirements.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60071 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

Students will examine the Canadian mortgage market and apply the principles of real estate financial analysis to a variety of topics, including: residential and commercial loan underwriting, loan refinancing, and creative real estate financing methods. This course meets UBC BUSI 221 requirements.Prerequisites:Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121)Note: Please bring your HP 10BII financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60070 13 mng Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1200 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers valuation techniques for income-producing real estate, including the income method of appraisal, tax consequences of real property ownership, and portfolio analysis methodology. A personal computer with spreadsheet software and a Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B II calculator are required. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 331 requirements.Prerequisites: Prior completion of Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121) and Real Estate Appraisal (UBC BUSI 330).

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60069 13 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 $695 Main Campus (Map)

There are many aspects of real estate knowledge that help an entrepreneur invest successfully. These include: listing analysis, property analysis, real estate strategies and techniques, and understanding the real estate cycle. This course will cover all these essentials as well as how to set up your business, build a team of experts, due diligence, writing offers and contracts, and the acquisition process.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60108 12 eve Mo May 29, 2017 1830-2130 Gordon Lemon $408 Main Campus (Map)

Instructor-led tutorial for persons preparing for the Real Estate Licensing examination. Topics include: the real estate market, real estate organizations, property law, standards of business practice, licensing, title registration, local government law, contract law, law of agency, mortgage law, commercial and residential tenancies, and strata property. You will be better prepared for the Trading Services Licensing Exam. Note: This course is not a substitute for the UBC Licensing Course or the Langara exemption courses.Note: Financial mathematics topics are covered in a separate course. See Real Estate Math Tutorial.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50142 6 eve We Mar 22, 2017 1830-2130 Julian Spencer $550 Main Campus (Map)
60089 6 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Julian Spencer $550 Main Campus (Map)

This instructor-led tutorial is for persons registered in the UBC Real Estate Trading Services (sales) Licensing Course. It covers real estate math problems including interest calculations, compounding and discounting, mortgage loan calculations, and using a financial calculator. Be better prepared to solve math problems on the Real Estate Trading Services Licensing Exam.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50148 2 eve We Apr 12, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $300 Main Campus (Map)
60084 2 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $300 Main Campus (Map)
60085 2 eve We Aug 02, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $300 Main Campus (Map)

Need help with your real estate course? Struggling with real estate math, appraisal or law? Join us for a customized 3 hour tutorial to help you with your problem areas. One-on-one or small group instruction. Get the extra help to succeed.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

Courses

Learn British Columbia real estate law and professional standards of conduct. Topics include the judicial system, torts, contracts, agency, interests in land, title registration, property transactions, mortgages, stratas, residential and commercial tenancies, land use regulation, and professional responsibility. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 111 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60067 13 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Manijeh Moieni $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn concepts and techniques for appraising real estate value. This course is designed for persons who want to work in the areas of appraisal and assessment. Topics include the appraisal profession, the appraisal process, property analysis, market and use analysis, approaches to value, value reconciliation, and report writing. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 330 requirements.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60068 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Kelvin Coley-Donohue $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course introduces the techniques of investment and statistical analysis in a real estate context. Topics include statistical techniques, cash flow analysis, discounting, compounding, and the mathematics of real estate finance and investment analysis. There is also a brief overview of graphing and surveying. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 121 requirements.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60071 13 eve Th May 25, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

Students will examine the Canadian mortgage market and apply the principles of real estate financial analysis to a variety of topics, including: residential and commercial loan underwriting, loan refinancing, and creative real estate financing methods. This course meets UBC BUSI 221 requirements.Prerequisites:Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121)Note: Please bring your HP 10BII financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60070 13 mng Sa May 06, 2017 0900-1200 Dennis Ragauskas $695 Main Campus (Map)

This course covers valuation techniques for income-producing real estate, including the income method of appraisal, tax consequences of real property ownership, and portfolio analysis methodology. A personal computer with spreadsheet software and a Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B II calculator are required. This course meets Appraisal Institute of Canada and UBC BUSI 331 requirements.Prerequisites: Prior completion of Real Estate Mathematics (UBC BUSI 121) and Real Estate Appraisal (UBC BUSI 330).

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60069 13 aft Sa May 06, 2017 1300-1600 $695 Main Campus (Map)

Learn the principles and practices of professional residential rental and strata management. Topics include: property types, licensing and trust accounts, the Residential Tenancy Act, the Strata Property Act, management agreements, rental marketing, tenancy applications and agreements, budgets and controls, maintenance and security planning, insurance, and employee relations. This course appeals to property managers, building managers, and apartment building owners.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
60066 13 eve Tu May 02, 2017 1830-2130 Christine Stanley $693 Main Campus (Map)

Need help with your real estate course? Struggling with real estate math, appraisal or law? Join us for a customized 3 hour tutorial to help you with your problem areas. One-on-one or small group instruction. Get the extra help to succeed.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location

This course is not offered at this time. Please email jneuls@langara.bc.ca for details.

This instructor-led tutorial is for persons registered in the UBC Real Estate Trading Services (sales) Licensing Course. It covers real estate math problems including interest calculations, compounding and discounting, mortgage loan calculations, and using a financial calculator. Be better prepared to solve math problems on the Real Estate Trading Services Licensing Exam.Note: Bring your Hewlett Packard (HP) 10B11 financial calculator to the first class.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50148 2 eve We Apr 12, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $300 Main Campus (Map)
60084 2 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $300 Main Campus (Map)
60085 2 eve We Aug 02, 2017 1830-2130 Dennis Ragauskas $300 Main Campus (Map)

Instructor-led tutorial for persons preparing for the Real Estate Licensing examination. Topics include: the real estate market, real estate organizations, property law, standards of business practice, licensing, title registration, local government law, contract law, law of agency, mortgage law, commercial and residential tenancies, and strata property. You will be better prepared for the Trading Services Licensing Exam. Note: This course is not a substitute for the UBC Licensing Course or the Langara exemption courses.Note: Financial mathematics topics are covered in a separate course. See Real Estate Math Tutorial.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
50142 6 eve We Mar 22, 2017 1830-2130 Julian Spencer $550 Main Campus (Map)
60089 6 eve We May 10, 2017 1830-2130 Julian Spencer $550 Main Campus (Map)