Ready to Rent BC


At Capital Region Housing, HOME is our focus. We are pleased to be the excusive provider of Ready to Rent BC's Train the Trainer Program for the province of Alberta.

Ready to Rent BC provides education and support to tenants with the goal of creating healthier tenancies. It also provides  education that builds skills, knowledge and confidence while respecting tenants as engaged learners through an engaged and participatory curriculum. 

Chief Executive Officer of Capital Region Housing Greg Dewling, noted that CRH is excited to expand tenant education in the province, thereby improving the well-being of those served.

"Home is essential and ensuring tenants understand their role in the process is crucial to building healthy and lasting tenancies; tenant education, housing literacy and development help create and maintain healthy tenancies. We are pleased to be able to exclusively offer the Train the Trainer program in the province of Alberta, thereby enabling other organizations to be equipped to offer the RentSmart component to tenants" noted Dewling.



Train the Trainer is a four-day training that prepares community organizations and partners to deliver the RentSmart curriculum. Through the Train the Trainer program, CRH will provide an intensive certification course including best practices in housing stability and homelessness prevention, adult education and transformative training principles and housing stability.

Read the Edmonton Journal article about the Train the Trainer program. 


Register Now for Train the Trainer




RentSmart is for anyone who is new a new tenant, has faced barriers to housing in the past or is unfamiliar with tenants' rights and responsibilities. It builds knowledge, confidence and skills so people can make better decisions about rental housing.

RentSmart registration details coming soon!

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