The School

The School

Welcome to Island School of Building Arts trade school on beautiful Gabriola Island.

Courses

Courses

ISBA offers exceptional training in timber framing, log building & related disciplines.

Students

Students

2014 Big Wood graduate, Pavel Skurenok from Belarus, created this video on ISBA and his Gabriola experience.

Registration

Registration

Information on registration for Canadian and international applications.

ISBA Store

Book

New Book, Timber frames, Log Kits, Log Jig, Wood Finishes

ISBA UPDATE

August 2021 Covid Update: We are excited to welcome students for the Fall 2021 Log and Timber courses and the Big Wood program and are currently registering students for Spring and Fall 2022 as well.

We will continue to follow current Covid protocols to ensure the safely of our students and our community.


Island School of Building ARts - A place to learn
The Timber Framers GuildInternational Log Builders' AssociationBC Log and Timber Building Industry Gabriola Island Chamber of Commerce