The AIBC Online Course Portal provides access to the AIBC’s mandatory courses, which are part of the requirements for Intern Architects AIBC and Broadly Experienced Applicant (BEA) candidates prior to registration as Architects AIBC. The mandatory courses available through the Online Course Portal are:

  •    Architects and the Law
  •    Construction Administration 
  •    Professional Practice Standards and Ethics (previously called ‘Ethics, Act and Bylaws’) 
  •    BC Building Code (coming soon)

A new course, Business Fundamentals for Architectural Firms, is in development progress. This course is designed for architects who are interested in starting an architectural firm in British Columbia.

Completion of courses taken through the AIBC Online Course Portal are eligible for Learning Units (LUs) under the AIBC’s Continuing Education System (CES). Course completion and LUs will be recorded to all applicable AIBC registrants’ CES transcript within two weeks of completion.  

Important: You will have access to the course for three (3) months from the date of purchase. Course materials will be available to download through each course. Remember to download and save the materials if you would like to keep them beyond the three months.

If you have questions about the courses, contact 


AIBC Registrants: $250 + applicable taxes

Others: $500 + applicable taxes

From coast to coast to coast, the Architectural Institute of British Columbia (“AIBC” or “Institute”) is grateful to live, learn and work on the traditional and ancestral territories of the Indigenous peoples who have been and continue to be the stewards of the land. The AIBC head office is located on xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Swx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations lands, in Coast Salish Territory.