Build a Solid Foundation

Pursuing a career in trades at BCIT means you can build the future you imagine. Become an aircraft gas turbine technician, ironworker, HVAC technician, cabinetmaker, electrician, or choose from more than 20 trades at BCIT. If you don’t know which trade is right for you, don’t worry. Our Trades Discovery programs allow you to try out different trades so that you can choose one you’re passionate about.

From jumbo jets and trains, to heavy equipment and ships, cars and trucks, choosing BCIT for your trades training means you’ll have access to the best equipment and instructors in the province.

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Pathways to a career in trades

96% of apprenticeship completers are employed
of Security System Technician certificate graduates were hired within six months of graduating
96% of employed Joinery (Cabinetmaker) Apprentice completers are currently in a training related job
View the BCIT Student Outcomes Reports for more information regarding graduate statistics.