Invasive Species, Real Estate and Land Use


Working in partnership with the British Columbia Society of Landscape Architects (BCSLA) with financial support from the Real Estate Foundation of BC (REFBC), the Invasive Species Council of BC (ISCBC) has developed an in-person invasive species workshop and a free interactive invasive species e-learning resource for real estate professionals, professional landscape architects, land developers and other land use disciplines. The aims of these training options are to expand the knowledge and understanding of invasive species and their impacts, so professionals can provide their clients with useful information and educated advice.

Invasive Species e-Learning

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Identify existing or prospective issues with invasive species on properties
  • Identify some species of concern in BC, learn the impacts and risks associated with them
  • Assist their clients by informing them of the risks, their land-owner responsibilities and advice towards the next steps on their impacted properties
  • Identify where to gather further information and resources

Allow approximately 30 minutes to complete the course. Please use speakers or headphones as audio is included and disable pop-ups for the best user experience.

To watch the recorded webinar providing an overview of Invasive Species e-learning for Real Estate and Land Use Professionals click here.

To request a certificate of completion please contact Nick.

Click here to continue to the e-learning program.

In-person Invasive Species Workshops

Building upon the basics of the free Invasive Species e-Learning and Invasive Species Webinar for the Real Estate and Land Use Professionals, two invasive species in-person workshops were offered in late 2018 with the added benefit of regional specialization.  

Additional Resources

Download the following publications and resources:

Digital Media Kit

ISCBC has developed an easy-to-use digital media kit for partner organizations to promote the invasive species e-learning for real estate and land use professionals to their audiences.


If you have any inquiries about the invasive species e-learning or workshops, please contact Nick.

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