AHW has an education standard, which Members are obliged to meet to maintain membership status. This standard came into effect on May 1, 2012. The following timeline will be in effect for all members of Atlantic Home Warranty.

We have kept pace with the industry's ever-changing needs by designing and delivering practical education and training to those in the new home-building industry. All of Atlantic Home Warranty's courses are developed and delivered by seasoned instructors who are recognized as subject matter experts in their respective disciplines. 

Courses and Timelines

  • National Building Code 
    completed within 1st year of membership
  • National Building Code Updates(As applicable) completed within 12 months of course availability
  • Mandatory Home-building On-Demand and Live Webinar Training Sessions - following modules to be completed within two years of membership
    • Foundations - On-Demand Course, complete at your own pace
    • Water Penetration -  On-Demand Course, complete at your own pace
    • Building Successful Flooring Systems – On-Demand Course, complete at your own pace
    • Residential Ventilation – 4 Hour Webinar
    • Residential Drywall Application – 4 Hour Webinar
    • Construction Law – 3 Hour Webinar
    • Project Management – 3 Hour Webinar
  • Better Built House 
    completed within 3 years of membership

Training Electives for AHW Members

  • Financial Management - 4 Hour Webinar
  • Business Management - 4 Hour Webinar
  • Marketing & Sales – 4 Hour Webinar

Once a builder completes all course requirements they qualify for the “Residential Construction Warranty Certification”.

For general inquiries on training courses offered through Atlantic Home Warranty, please contact the Continuing Education Manager, Jennifer Howard at 902-450-9000 ext. 4 or 1-800-320-9880 ext. 104 or email