Seminars & Public Forums

CHOA is proud to offer a comprehensive educational program across British Columbia. We deliver seminars and public forums that provide attendees with practical information and resources. Our seminars are written and delivered by knowledgeable strata professionals designed to assist strata councils, owners and other interested people with the administration and operations of a strata corporation.

The CHOA SPRING 2019 Strata Education Program

“Insurance, Operations Planning & Bullying”

To register for a seminar please CLICK HERE

This course was developed to assist strata councils, owners and other interested people with the administration and operations of a strata corporation.  Course includes print materials and guides.  Seminar dates include all sessions listed below.

Session #1
Strata Corporation Insurance:
Above and below the

Who pays? Who repairs?  How does a strata determine who is responsible for damages to common property, limited common property, common assets, fixtures or a strata lot? This session will include a complete overview of strata corporation insurance obligations and collection options for insurance deductibles and damages below the deductible.

Session #2
Developing an Operations Plan:
How to manage the operations of your buildings

Creating an operations plan to manage your maintenance, repairs, long term renewals and budget planning for operating and contingency reserves.  Including a practical planning tool to accommodate any number of strata units, this session will provide a tracking system, with a case study, illustrating an annual and 30 year planning cycle.

Session #3
Bullying & Harassment:
Owner, tenant and employee conflicts

Understanding the WorkSafeBC Bullying and Harassment Policy and employee-contractor relationships. This session will assist a strata manage harassment and bullying on strata council and how to respond to bullying, harassment and domestic violence within your strata community.


Time: 9:00am ‐ 3:00pm

$50 per person ($47.61 + $2.39 GST) Seminar fee includes all three sessions and lunch.

Due to the popularity of workshops, pre‐payment and pre‐registration are required. Seating is limited. To avoid disappointment please register early. Note: depending on speaker availability, and organizing logistics, the courses may not be offered in the order listed.

If you have any questions, or would prefer to register by phone, please call
604.584.2462 (Ext. 2) or toll‐free 1.877.353.2462 (Ext. 2)

Vancouver Sat. March 16 Italian Cultural Centre 3075 Slocan St
Victoria Option #1 Wed., March 20 Sandman Hotel & Suites 2852 Douglas St
Courtenay Thurs. March 21 Crown Isle Resort 399 Clubhouse Dr
Nanaimo Fri. March 22 Coast Bastion Hotel 11 Bastion St
Richmond Sat. March 30 Mayfair Lakes Golf Club 5460 No. 7 Rd
Abbotsford Wed. April 03 Quality Hotel 36035 North Parallel Rd
*Sechelt Wed. April 10 Seaside Centre 5790 Teredo St
Coquitlam Tues. April 16 Executive Plaza Hotel 405 North Rd
Victoria Option #2 Sat., April 27 Sandman Hotel & Suites 2852 Douglas St
Nelson Tues. April 30 Hume Hotel 422 Vernon St
Cranbrook Thurs. May 02 St. Eugene Golf Resort 7777 Mission Rd
**North Vancouver Sat. May 04 North Shore Winter Club 1325 East Keith Rd
Kelowna Option  #1 Mon. May 06 Ramada Hotel  & Conference Centre 2170 Harvey Ave
Kamloops Tues. May 07 Coast Conference Centre 1250 Rogers Way
Vernon Wed. May 08 Prestige Hotel 4411 32nd St
Kelowna Option #2 Thurs. May 09 Ramada Hotel  & Conference Centre 2170 Harvey Ave
Penticton (AGM) Fri. May 10 Penticton Trade & Convention Centre 273 Power St
Prince George Wed. May 22 Coast Inn of the North 770 Brunswick St
Surrey Sat. May 25 Sunrise Banquet & Conference Centre 5640-188th St

* The timing of the Sechelt seminar is 9:30am – 3:00pm
** This location is not wheelchair accessible