January 7, 2013. What’s Happening @AIBD_National?

Goodwin Company

…A Wine-and-Cheese-and-Learn

Join Goodwin Company this Friday, January 11th, for a wine-and-cheese mixer combined with a one-hour CE presentation – The Architectural & Design Uses of Reclaimed Wood.

  • Location: Self Store & Wine Storage, 11011 N. Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
  • Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm (ET) – the seminar is 4:30 to 5:30
  • RSVP: 1-800-336-3118

Can’t attend in person? REGISTER for the live webinar presentation online.

…NCBDC reviews consultant proposal

NCBDC President John Fought has been meeting with the officials at International Crediting Associates and today he will be presenting their proposal to the Board of Examiners. The purpose is to conduct an audit of the current certification management and test development practices, assess current policies and procedures for conformance with the major credentialing standards, and provide recommendations for AIBD to incorporate into future plans.

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…A new certification exam study group starts Tuesday

The NCBDC study group is composed of approved candidates and is led by AIBD Executive Director, Steve Mickley. Together, the participants will discuss how to prepare for the exam, discuss each section of the exam, do study guide exercises and have guest appearances from certificate holders who have recently taken and passed the exam.

For more info and to register: CLICK HERE 

…Houston certification exam deadline

The NCBDC CPBD Exams are scheduled for February 9 & 10 in Houston, Texas. For those who are not already registered candidates, their applications must be in by noon on Friday, January 18th. 

To download an application: CLICK HERE

…A message from the Ohio president

All signs seem to indicate that we are a midst a vibrant recovery in the home building industry. Even the Feds want to get in on the action, buying mortgage backed securities. Consider yourself fortunate and blessed to have gotten to this point and still be in the residential design business…maybe some scars, maybe some adjustments of the plan and probably a little less “green” in the bank account and more “green” in your designs…read the entire article

…Important dates

January 18 & 19 – NCBDC Exam in Seattle, WA

January 24 & 25 - AIBD Midyear Meeting, Las Vegas Marriott, Las Vegas, NV

February 9 & 10 – NCBDC Exam in Houston, TX

March 1 & 2  - NC & SC AIBD Annual Spring Conference, North Myrtle Beach, SC

March 7-9 - AIBD California Annual Conference, Ventura, CA

March 15 & 16 – NCBDC Exam in Clearwater, FL

May 6 & 7 – NCBDC Exam in Atlanta, GA

July 15-18 – AIBD National Convention, Langham Hotel, Pasadena, CA

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