Welcome to the CALA Portal

Welcome to this training course on architectural practice in Canada. Designed to present an overview of the various specific aspects of Canadian architectural practice, the course covers the climatic context, the actors who supervise the profession, the regulatory context, and the role and responsibilities of the architect with regards to monitoring the construction site.

Architectural practice in Canada

Within the framework of the mutual recognition agreement between Canada and the European Union (EU), the International Relation Committee of the Canadian Architectural Licensing Authorities was assigned the task of developing a training course that covers all aspects of the practice of architecture specific to Canada.