nick langfords credentials
BCIT Educated

Building Technologist

Qualified as a Building Technologist with an Architectural major, Nick Langford graduated Magna cum laude from the British Columbia Institute of Technology in 1988. He is currently the only certified Building Technologist on Salt Spring Island. The two year program focuses on applied learning, combining sound theoretical knowledge with practical skills and technical training. Architectural focus in the program is appropriate for those offering design services as a part of their professional offering. For more information on the qualification, please see the website of the British Columbia Institute of Technology.

Trade Certified

Journey Carpenter

Carpenter is a certified Inter-provincial Red Seal trade. Trade certification is required. The Industry Training Authority (ITA) manages BC's trades training. Significant experience and training is required before completing certification for qualification with the Red Seal Endorsement.

Nick Langford became certified under the program in 1997. For more information on the program please see the ITA website.

Licensed Warranted

Licensed Home Builder · Warranted

The Homeowner Protection Act provides for the licensing of residential builders and makes third party home warranty insurance mandatory on new home construction throughout the province of British Columbia.

The licensing and warranty insurance systems work together to ensure that builders meet minimum standards and consumers are protected with a strong, third-party warranty should a construction defect occur.

For more information on the Homeowner Protection Act and standards for licensing, please see the website of the Homeowner Protection Office.



Travelers Insurance is NLC's third party warranty provider.


Salt Spring Island Builders and Contractors Association

Nick Langford is an original member of the local builders association.