British Columbia Institute of


PRKS 3100 - Law and Its Administration Pt 1 & 2 College Program

Parks Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

This course introduces the learner to the definition of law and its governing bodies, through to the elements and procedures of law enforcement within a park environment. Topics include code and statute offences common to BC Parks; authorities and powers within the park; duties and responsibilities of park enforcement officers; gathering evidence; investigative techniques required for collecting statements; techniques in preventative law; emergency preparedness; and administration and reporting procedures. Note: This course, which is only available to students in a registered college or university program, is the equivalent of PRKS 3110 and PRKS 3120.





Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 62140

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This is a distance learning course. Start any time. You have 12 weeks from the date you register to complete this course.



Course Outline





  1. Correspondence format.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This section is set up for current full-time students registered in certain Parks Management related programs offered by BCIT, Capilano University, College of New Caledonia, Selkirk College, Vancouver Island University and University of Northern British Columbia. Please e-mail the Program Assistant: for approval to register.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you immediately after registering. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.


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Registration is currently open for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

The sneak preview for the Fall 2018 term starts Fri, May 25 at 8:30 am (PDT).

Students may register for Fall 2018 term courses online, by phone, mail or in-person starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT).

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