Construction Industry Ethics In-class Portion

Ethical behaviour is paramount in the construction industry. By maintaining high ethical standards, and being consistent in our practices, we thrive both personally and professionally. The Construction Industry Ethics course can help your employees navigate the ethical grey areas they face every day.

This course has been designed to help you understand ethics as it relates to the construction industry. The course contains interactive elements, case studies, practical examples, videos, and a course glossary.


Upon completing this course, you will:

  • Understand what is included in “ethical behaviour”
  • Be aware of the importance of ethics in business
  • Know how to make ethical decisions
  • Recognize ethics in the context of the law
  • Understand the direct link between ethics and a company’s success

Who Should Attend: owner/clients, contractors, supervisors, project managers, etc. who must deal effectively and professionally with employees, sub-trades, owners, clients, engineers, employers, and the public.

Credits/Certificates: This course will be mandatory for Gold Seal Certification applicant. Earn one (1) Gold Seal credit.

Course Duration: In-class course: 7 hours, including breaks.

It is recommended that learners complete the online course as a prerequisite for the classroom training. The online course duration is approximately 4 hours and available in English and French. Please Contact Faith to obtain a pin number.

Wed., Jun. 28, 2017 (one day in-class course),
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017 (one day in-class course)
TCA, 70 Leek Crescent, Richmond Hill

Fri., Aug. 25, 2017 (one day in-class course),
Fri., Sep. 29, 2017 (one day in-class course),
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017 (one day in-class course)
Mississauga Construction Association,
1900 Minnesota Crt., Ste 122 Mississauga
(all dates):
8:30am – 4pm
Derek A. Smith, ASc.T, OAAAS, MAATO
TCA member:

Derek Smith has been working primarily in the ICI construction industry for the past 20 years. He holds a BCIN in Ontario, and is a member of several professional associations. He is the President of S3AEC Consulting Ltd and currently practices in Toronto and London, Ontario.