About REDI Canada

REDI Canada

Canada’s leader in real estate development education.

Operational since 2004, the Real Estate Development Institute of Canada (REDI Canada) delivers educational programs for private and public sector organizations and industry professionals. REDI Canada’s long-standing partnership with the Haskayne School of Business and the University of Calgary has attracted and educated thousands of learners and organizations from across Canada. Learners access affordable, professional educational experiences, no membership required.

REDI Canada Core Values



REDI Canada prioritizes learner-centred experiences. All courses include experiential components that translate classroom concepts to real-world applications.



REDI Canada facilitates learning through a dynamic network of industry experts and strategic partners. Learners join a community of like-minded professionals.



REDI Canada positions learners to achieve their goals and attain knowledge and industry connections that propel them through any stage of their career.



REDI Canada works with leading experts to provide relevant, practical educational experiences that meet and exceed learners’ expectations


  • A respected group of individuals with backgrounds in academia, real estate development, and municipal administration recognize the demand for formalized courses in real estate development that provide practical exposure to industry experts.
  • The foundations for REDI courses begin to take shape through the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Environmental Design.
  • REDI Canada launches a collaboration with the University of Calgary to deliver the Calgary Certificate Program Real Estate Development Certificate (CPRED) successfully educating thousands of industry professionals across Alberta.
  • Additional industry members are involved to expand content development and course offerings.
  • REDI Canada is officially established, having already been operational for several years.
  • By 2008, REDI Canada offers courses in eight real estate development subject areas in response to high enrolment and industry demand.
  • REDI Canada launches the first Municipal Learning Program with the City of Calgary’s city planning department.
  • This custom learning program provided specialized hands-on, developer-led education that bridged public and private sector perspectives.
  • REDI Canada expands Municipal Learning Program offerings to the City of Edmonton.
  • REDI Canada collaborates with the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary to offer the Real Estate Development Leadership certificate (REDL).
  • As a result of the global Covid-19 pandemic, REDI Canada adopts innovative approaches to online and hybrid learning to expand its learner network further across Canada.
  • In collaboration with the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary, REDI Canada becomes a RECA-recognized provider of pre-licensing education for condominium manager, property manager, and real estate licensees in Alberta.

REDI is positioned to expand offerings across all programs.

  • Additional RECA-recognized pre-licensing education to launch throughout the year.
  • REDL program expanding to national scope, with visiting faculty from across Canada
  • Online Real Estate Development Professional certificate (REDP) to launch during the 2022-2023 academic year


REDI Canada collaborates with leaders across adult education and real estate development to achieve a learning experience that reflects industry demands, diversity, and innovation.

REDI Canada works with institutions, associations, and experts who exemplify excellence. For instance, REDI Canada’s long-standing collaboration with the University of Calgary has attracted and educated thousands of learners and organizations from across Canada.

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