New homebuilding education and training for builders, by builders

The Professional Home Builders Institute (PHBI) is a subsidiary company of the Alberta New Home Warranty Program Group of Companies. Since 1987, PHBI has kept pace with the industry’s ever-changing needs by designing and delivering practical education and training to those in the new homebuilding industry across Canada. All PHBI’s courses are developed and delivered by seasoned instructors who are recognized as subject matter experts in their respective disciplines, meeting or exceeding CHBA education benchmarks.

In British Columbia, PHBI is branded as BC Builder Training, while Ontarians recognize PHBI as Training Ontario.

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Did you know that many PHBI courses can be funded by job grants? Get in touch with the admissions team at [email protected] to learn more.

Customized group training

Your success is PHBI’s top priority — it’s also the difference-maker that helps homebuilders like you build and sell better homes.

Custom training is a powerful approach to training your team. Many of PHBI’s courses can be customized to satisfy your business needs — delivered online or via virtual classroom — the PHBI team and instructors work with you to tailor our course content, resulting in a meaningful and highly relevant experience.

Why choose custom training?

  • Train your team with PHBI’s industry experts
  • Focus on training for specific areas of your business
  • Choose your class size (10 students minimum)
  • Flexible training options — online or virtual
Contact Admissions team to learn how to get started

Course delivery: designed to fit your lifestyle


Your time is valuable. Save on travel costs and train when it works best for your schedule with PHBI’s online classes! Online classes are easy to access anywhere and anytime through desktop computers, tablets and/or mobile devices ( iOS & Android).

The free Learn Mobile app empowers learning anytime, anywhere — both online and off — extending the reach and flexibility of your training.

Virtual classroom

Virtual classroom courses offer all the benefits of a typical classroom course, such as interaction with the instructor and engagement with fellow classmates, from the convenience of your home. Set instructional times help you stay on track, without disrupting your busy schedule.

In-person classroom

Our classroom-based courses are scheduled as required to meet the needs of the industry and provide hands-on learning alongside your peers. Check out our suite of courses!