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NOTE: Two spots have opened up in the Spring 2018 Log Building class - two students moved to the Fall 2018 session. Interested in joining the course? Contact Pat at www.isba.ca or 250.247.8922. We are currently taking registrations for Fall 2018 and all 2019 courses.


BIG WOOD PROGRAM

Take all 3 modules: Building with Logs, Post & Beam, Timberframe Bents and save another $500:   
Cost $7000

 

2019 LOG BUILDING - 4 courses, 40hr each


Scandinavian Scribed Notched Corner Laftwerk  (40 Hrs)
Spring
May 27- 31
Fall
Sep 2-6
Cost
$700

French Scribed Piece-sur-Piece  (40 Hrs)
 
June 3-7
 
Sep 9-13
 
$700

Log Post & Beam Stav og laft (40 Hrs)
 
June 10-14
 
Sep 16-20
 
$700

Modular Log Building (40 Hrs)
 
June 17-21
 
Sep 23-27
 
$700

Take all 4 Building with Logs courses and save $300: Cost $2500

 

2020 LOG BUILDING - 4 courses, 40hr each


Scandinavian Scribed Notched Corner Laftwerk  (40 Hrs)
Spring
June 1-5

Fall
Sep 7-11
Cost
$700
French Scribed Piece-sur-Piece  (40 Hrs)
June 8-12
Sep 14-18
$700

Log Post & Beam Stav og laft (40 Hrs)
 
June 15-19
 
Sep 21-25
 
$700

Modular Log Building (40 Hrs)
 
June 22-26
 
Sep 28-Oct 2
 
$700

Take all 4 Building with Logs courses and save $300: Cost $2500

 

2019 TIMBER FRAME POST & BEAM - 4 courses, 40hr each


Post & Beam Design and Drawings  (40 Hrs)
Spring
Apr 1-5
Fall
Sept 30-Oct 4
Cost
$700

Timber Frame Layout Methods (40 Hrs)
 
Apr 8-12
 
Oct 7-11
 
$700

Timber Frame Joinery (40 Hrs)
 
Apr 15-19
 
Oct 14-18
 
$700

Post & Beam Wall and Roof Systems (40 Hrs)
 
Apr 22-26
 
Oct 21-25
 
$700

Take all 4 Post and Beam courses and save $300:    Cost $2500

 

2020 TIMBER FRAME POST & BEAM - 4 courses, 40hr each


Post & Beam Design and Drawings  (40 Hrs)
Spring
Apr 6-10
Fall
Oct 5-9
Cost
$700

Timber Frame Layout Methods (40 Hrs)
 
Apr 13-17
 
Oct 12-16
 
$700

Timber Frame Joinery (40 Hrs)
 
Apr 20-24
 
Oct 19-23
 
$700

Post & Beam Wall and Roof Systems (40 Hrs)
 
Apr 27-May 1
 
Oct 26-30
 
$700

Take all 4 Post and Beam courses and save $300:    Cost $2500

 

2019 TIMBER FRAME HAMMER BENTS - 4 courses, 40hr each


Hammer Bents Design and Drawings (40 Hrs)
Spring
Apr 29-May 3
Fall
Oct 28-Nov 1
Cost
$700

Timber Frame Virtual Layout (40 Hrs)
 
May 6-10
 
Nov 4-8
 
$700

Timber Frame Mitered Joinery (40 Hrs)
 
May 13-17
 
Nov 11-15
 
$700

Timber Frame Raising (40 Hrs)
 
May 20-24
 
Nov 18-22
 
$700

Take all 4 Hammer Bents courses and save $300:    Cost $2500

 

2020 TIMBER FRAME HAMMER BENTS - 4 courses, 40hr each


Hammer Bents Design and Drawings (40 Hrs)
Spring
May 4-8
Fall
Nov 2-6
Cost
$700

Timber Frame Virtual Layout (40 Hrs)
 
May 11-15
 
Nov 9-13
 
$700

Timber Frame Mitered Joinery (40 Hrs)
 
May 18-22
 
Nov 16-20
 
$700

Timber Frame Raising (40 Hrs)
 
May 25-29
 
Nov 23-27
 
$700

Take all 4 Hammer Bents courses and save $300:    Cost $2500

 

2019 SKETCH UP WORKSHOPS: $250/ 2 day weekend workshop

SketchUp for Timber Framers
Level 1


Spring

Apr 20 and 21

Fall

Oct 16 and 17
Level 2
May 11 and 12
Nov 9 and 10

Workshops are held on one Saturday and Sunday during each of the Timber Frame courses.
$250 per 2 day weekend course

 

2020 SKETCH UP WORKSHOPS: $250/ 2 day weekend workshop

SketchUp for Timber Framers
Level 1


Spring

Apr 25 and 26

Fall

Oct 17 and 18
Level 2
May 16 and 17
Nov 14 and 15

Workshops are held on one Saturday and Sunday during each of the Timber Frame courses.
$250 per 2 day weekend course

 

Solar Photovoltaic Panel Installation: $125/ 1 day course


Join instructor Dave Neads as he shares his experiences of having lived for 27 years off the grid. Dave will cover basic theory on solar systems, including grid tie-in. Students will work with panels on both metal roof and ground installations

This is a very popular course, giving students the opportunity to assess potential locations for solar installations on site and tour of one of the largest residential solar panel systems in BC, located on Gabriola.

Spring 2018 Workshop date:
Saturday, May 5 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m
Please contact the school at info@isba.ca for more information or to express interest.

$125 per 1 day course