Course Description and Outline

CPD 120: Urban Infrastructure Applications

Pre-requisite: None.

This course builds on CPD 119, detailing the infrastructure components necessary for real property development. CPD 120's first lesson outlines the needs for road networks, including history, importance in modern land development schemes, and installation standards. The second lesson explores water and sanitary sewer needs, while the third lesson completes the coverage of typical servicing requirements with a discussion of drainage, street lighting, and other systems.

For more detail on this course, please see:

"Spotlight on Continuing Professional Development".
Canadian Property Valuation magazine. 56(1). P.41

Course Outline

FOREWORD: Introduction to Professional Development Courses

LESSON 1: Road Infrastructure

  • Background: Road Infrastructure
  • Road Construction Standards
  • Road Systems
  • Internal Strata Roads
  • Conclusion: Road Infrastructure
  • Review and Discussion Questions

LESSON 2: Water and Sanitary Infrastructure

  • Instructor's Comments
  • Water Systems
  • Wastewater and Sanitary Sewer Systems
  • Conclusion: Water and Sanitary Infrastructure
  • Review and Discussion Questions

LESSON 3: Drainage, Street Lighting, And Other Utility

  • Instructor's Comments
  • Drainage Systems
  • Street Lighting Systems
  • Other Utility Systems
  • Conclusion: Drainage, Street Lighting, and Other Utilities
  • Review and Discussion Questions
  • Appendices: Constants and Formulas Common to Subdivisions


  • The Final Examination

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