A badge is assigned for the successful completion of a short course or workshop that produces a single endorsement of specific knowledge, skills or competencies. Badges are issued digitally and contain embedded data such as: where and when they were earned and the competencies assessed. A digital badge that can be linked to an online resume, website or social media platform.
Bridge the skills gap
Microcredentials are short, for-credit, modular programs or courses that help you quickly master new skills and gain knowledge essential in Canadian industries. Assessment is an integral component of these competency-based learning experiences, which can be combined towards credit for more comprehensive programs.
Advance your career
Learn emerging skills that are in demand, with modules and programs that are designed with industry needs at the forefront.
Build your resume
Add digital badges and credentials from BCIT to your resume and LinkedIn profile. Show employers you’ve got the skills and knowledge to help them succeed.
Maximize your investment
Microcredentials are focused and affordable while giving you a flexible option to pursue further learning.
Environmental, Social, Governance Fundamentals
Investigate the environmental, social, and governance impacts of your organization and develop the strategy to act on your values. Offered in partnership with the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade.
Communication for Team-based Collaboration
Learn about interprofessional collaboration, professional empathy, conflict resolution, and intercultural and interpersonal communication. Gain experience working and communicating in a team-based collaborative project.
Frequently Asked Questions
Every year, nearly 50,000 students choose to study at BCIT, setting them on an exciting path for the career they want.
You’ll have options – you can start with a microcredential and build upon it by pursuing additional badges or ladder into a certificate.
Applied learning and connections to industry are in our DNA – our instructors bring real world expertise into the classroom with curriculum developed with industry input.
One of the largest post-secondary institutes in the province, BCIT is synonymous with career-ready graduates and high employment outcomes.