About the Professions
Engineering and geoscience play a key role in our province’s safety, growth, and resilience.
In fact, most of the everyday conveniences of modern life are made possible by engineers and geoscientists. Because of their impact on the public and our environment, these professions are regulated; individuals who practise engineering or geoscience require specialized knowledge and experience and are subject to high standards for professional practice and conduct throughout their careers.
Creating a Safe and Resilient BC
Do you want to know more about the professions of engineering and geoscience, qualiﬁcations to practise, practice standards, how engineering and geoscience interface with other professions, or what to consider if you want to hire a professional? Review our guide below to learn more:
- Learn more about the process of becoming registered to practise engineering or geoscience in BC.
- For questions about professional practice, read more on our Practice Advice Program page.
- Learn about our investigation and discipline processes, or about submitting a complaint against a registrant or firm.