Across Canada, an increase in the frequency and severity of extreme rainfall events, aging municipal infrastructure, and inadequate flood protection measures at the household level have combined to create a basement flood crisis. across the country.
Homeowners, municipalities and insurance companies share the burden of basement flood risk and accordingly also share the opportunity to reduce risk and increase homeowner protection.
The Home Flood Protection Program (HFPP) provides a practical solution to reducing basement flood risk across the country. It cost-effectively achieves long term changes on the ground and benefits all parties directly impacted by basement flood risk; homeowners, insurance companies and municipal governments.
This training program will provide in-depth knowledge designed to enhance the student’s ability to identify and communicate flood risks to homeowners.