COVID-19: Operational updates

Since the announcement about COVID-19, The Canadian Architectural Certification Board (CACB) has adopted a series of measures and actions to maintain its operations and to ensure its staff, volunteers, and partners’ safety.

Staff
Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, staff members are working from home with a limited individual presence in the office. The length of this measure will be aligned with Public Health recommendations.

Board and Committees:
  • Face-to-face spring Board meeting scheduled in Whitehorse, YT, on June 12-13, 2020, has been replaced by a distance meeting on June 12, 2020.
  • Until further notice, all CACB Committee meetings, including Academic Certification Assessment Committee, are held by distance.

Application for BEFA Certification
Applications for BEFA certification are still accepted and received. Assessment Process is still running as usual and according to the established timelines.

Spring Interview Sessions postponed
By precaution, Spring Interview sessions, scheduled for May 9, 2020, in Toronto, ON, and on May 23, 2020, in Vancouver, BC, have been postponed. New dates will be released when regular operations are safe to resume.

Thank you for your understanding and patience.

Mourad Mohand-Said B.Arch, M.Sc.A, Hon.MRAIC Executive Director