TRPT0015 Physics

Type of tests

  1. Writing the test first time
  2. Re-write the test

1. Writing the test first time

You are eligible to take the Trades Pre-entry Test if:

How to register

Test description

The physics test measures the ability to respond to basic, familiar (static) physics concepts. The questions represent common trades-related problems. This is not a multiple-choice test. You are expected to show all work.

Test details

*Pass mark varies by program and is determined by the difficulty and volume of physics required in your trade program.

What to bring to the test

You will not be permitted to write the test without the required documents. Your test fee will be forfeited.

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Sample test

Download the Trades Physics Tune-Up Test [PDF] to help prepare writing the test.


Getting to BCIT Burnaby Campus to write the test »

Frequently Asked Questions »



2. Re-write the test

How to register

What to bring to the test

You will not be permitted to write the test without the required documents. Your test fee will be forfeited.

If you do not pass the re-write, you must wait a minimum of three months to re-write or show proof of completion of an appropriate upgrade course.