Education Credits

Attendance at the Vancouver Real Estate Forum is eligible for Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) Continuing Professional Development (CPDs) Credits. Six (6) CPD credits will be provided for attending the conference. For more information on how to apply these credits, please go to and log-in with your member credentials.

Real Estate Conferences and forums are a great way to improve your professional practice and can be used toward your self-directed Professional Development Program (PDP) hours! The Vancouver Real Estate Forum has a full day of scheduled events. Attendees requiring proof of completion to report self-directed PDP hours will be given a Certificate of Attendance. Please request a certificate of attendance when you register for the event.

Attendance at the Vancouver Real Estate Forum is eligible for BOMI Continuing Professional Development (CPDs) Credits. 1 credit will be provided for each hour attended, for a total of 6 hours. Please request a certificate of attendance when you register for the event.

The 2021 Real Estate Forum has been approved by the Law Society of British Columbia within the self-reporting Continuing  Professional Development Program. As this activity is self-reporting, members may submit their request for these hours to be applied to their account. If you have questions, please contact the Law Society of British Columbia  at [email protected]

This program can be applied towards 6 of the 12 hours of annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) required by the Law Society of New Brunswick. For further information please visit The Law Society of New Brunswick website – Continuing Professional Development (CPD). 

This program may be eligible toward the Law Society’s CPD Requirement as Substantive Hours.  Please note that this program is not accredited for Professionalism Hours. For further information, please visit The Law Society of Ontario website – Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

The Vancouver Real Estate Forum has been pre-approved by Mortgage Professionals Canada for 8 CE Units in the Professional Development Category (maximum amount of CEUs for a two day event). This activity is self-reporting and can be achieved by logging into your account at and clicking on “My Courses”. 

The OAA does not accredit education providers and events. Any event/program that meets the following criteria is eligible and will be accepted under the OAA Continuing Education Program:

Relevant to business or practice of architecture;

1. Address one of the approved subject matter. The OAA ConEd Program recognizes learning activities that are relevant to business of architecture and address at least one of the following subject matter:

  • Architectural Design
  • Building Code (Ontario Building Code and National Building Code)
  • Environment and Energy
  • Heritage Buildings Restoration
  • Legal Issues and Legislation related to Architectural Practice and the Construction Industry
  • Practice Management 
  • Project Management
  • Risk Management
  • Sustainable Design / Green Architecture

2. Minimum one hour long. One hour of classroom time equates to one Continuing Education learning hour.

OAA members self-report continuing education activities on the OAA Transcript. Education providers are not given access to the OAA Transcript i.e. cannot report activities on OAA members’ behalf.

Events/programs that are supported by a certificate of completion or a letter of attendance qualify for structured learning hours. A proof of attendance confirming participation must include the following:

  • Participant name
  • Provider’s name, logo, and contact info
  • Program’s name, length, and date of completion

Events/programs that are not supported by a proof of attendance qualify for unstructured learning.

  • Complimentary to REF Club Members and Sponsor Allocated Registrations
  • $50 Administrative Fee applicable to Registrants (several certificates may be requested for this one off admin fee)
  • Any post event queries relating to Certificates of Attendance must be received within three months of the date of the event. Following which Informa Connect are not obliged to enter into dialogue for requests received after that.