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BCBC Requirements for Mass Timber, Webinar A: Introduction and a Focus on Fire Protection

BCIT School of Construction and the Environment is pleased to present: BCBC Requirements for Mass Timber, Webinar A: Introduction and a Focus on Fire Protection Presenter: Robert Heikkila, P.Eng., C.P., FEC New products, a desire for buildings with reduced environmental impacts, and new Building Code requirements have led to an increase in the use of […]

Part-time Civil Technology & Public Works Info Session – Online

The BCIT Civil Technology Part-time Studies (PTS) programs and courses provide continuing education and professional development opportunities for individuals in various civil technology, municipal and public works fields. Courses are offered during weekday evenings. In addition, there are a number of Distance Education (DE) courses available. For more information, visit the program page. Join Zoom […]

Ask an Expert: Trades Entrepreneurship Panel

Join us at this free, virtual event that features a panel of four successful BCIT trades grads who have started their own businesses and become leaders in their fields. These founders share their experiences and offer advice on how you can save time, money and energy when you’re building your own business.

BCIT Trades Discovery helped Red Seal Plumber Jackie Smith change careers

BCIT alumna Jackie Smith was looking for a career change, but was coming up short on ideas. “I was working as a baker, and although I enjoyed it, I knew there was no way I could make a living on minimum wage,” Jackie says. She liked to see projects through to completion and doing something […]

Energy Management Programs (SEMAC & BCEM) Info Session – Online

Sustainable Energy Management Advanced Certificate (SEMAC) and Building Controls and Energy Management (BCEM) programs are completely online part-time studies programs. These two programs consists of nine courses each (with four in common) that cover the technical aspects of energy management or controls along with the business aspects and human behavior aspects. These holistic programs provide graduates with a well-rounded base for succeeding in the energy management and controls industries. For more information, email

Construction Management Program Admissions Applicant’s Q & A

The purpose of the Q&A is to help address the high number of applicant enquiries that the Construction Management Bachelor of Technology program continues to receive. Most of the questions are similar in nature, so we will begin the meeting addressing the general questions and then allow plenty of time to address individual’s queries. We will be sending a follow-up email to everyone here with a revised Pre-Entry Assessment process, in order to fast-track those applicants ready to apply now.

Engineering Information Session

Welcome to our annual Engineering Information Session. This year will be our first one online. It will give an overview of our degree and diploma programs in Engineering. Civil, Mining, Electrical, Mechanical, Aerospace, Marine – to name a few. We will begin the session with a panel discussion, asking questions from Women in Engineering representing […]

Construction Management Bachelor’s Degree Info Session – Online

Few institutions in Canada offer this unique bachelor’s degree that prepares you to successfully manage complex, multi-faceted projects in the construction field. The Construction Management Bachelor’s Degree is a degree completion program – it provides years 3 and 4 of a 4-year bachelor’s degree. Applicants must have the equivalent of 2 years of post-secondary training prior to admission.

Join us online on Tuesday, March 9 at 4:00 pm. Get your questions answered by the Program Head. Zoom details will be emailed to registrants or found here closer to the date. For more information, visit the program page or contact Mary, Program Assistant.

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