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Transportation for a complex world

School of Transportation

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The School of Transportation offers education and training in all modes of transportation including air, rail, road and sea, and houses Western Canada’s largest Aerospace Technology School.

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Programs and courses for all transportation technology

Study any transportation mode on sea, sky or land – everything from marine studies, aerospace to automotive and motive power.

Study towards a technical profession – or build up your management and leadership skills through our courses.

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Part-Time Courses

BCIT students win at Skills Canada National Competition 2022

Congratulations to all BCIT students who participated in the Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) 2022. The annual Competition provides students the opportunity to experience careers in the skilled trades and...

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Mathew Smith joins BCIT as new Director, Centre for Welding Technologies and Metallurgy Research

The British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) is pleased to announce that Dr. Mathew Smith, PhD, PPhys, PEng has been appointed Director of the Centre for Welding Technologies and Metallurgy...

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BCIT appoints Steve Perry as Dean, School of Transportation

BCIT is excited to announce that Steve Perry has been appointed Dean, School of Transportation. Steve brings 14 years of academic leadership at BCIT across multiple transportation sector campuses, the...

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BCIT increases capacity to train in-demand heavy mechanical trades

Recognized as one of the highest opportunity occupations in BC over the next 10 years, heavy duty equipment technicians have a bright future in our province. From equipment repair to...

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BCIT Trades Discovery instructor: The value of a handwritten note

Tamara Pongracz, Department Head, BCIT Trades Access, encourages her students to send out handwritten thank-you cards by post, a sure way to stand out in the digital age of emails and...

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Trades access

Power up your academic skills

Build up your foundational knowledge for a career in trades or prepare for an assessment of your academic skills.

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