April 2015

EIT/GIT Seminar: "How to Obtain Your P.Eng. or P.Geo. Designation"

Status: Online registration is now closed.
Date: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Location: BC Hydro, Edmonds Auditorium, 6911 Southpoint Drive, Burnaby, BC
(The building is accessible from Edmonds Skytrain Station or free street parking is available on 20th Street and Station Hill Drive).
Presenter: Jason Ong, Manager, Examinations, Geoscience Registration and Member-in-Training Program
Cost: $10
Pizza and pop/water provided.
EIT/GIT Seminar: "How to Obtain Your P.Eng. or P.Geo. Designation". Organized by the APEGBC Tri-City & Vancouver Branches. After a short networking opportunity, the speaker will discuss the benefits of becoming a P.Eng./P.Geo.; application forms; the law and ethics seminar; the ethics test; examples of applicable experience; how to record/document experience and more.


6:30            Registration/Sign-in; Networking (including pizza dinner and drinks)
7:00            Presentation
7:30            Question & Answer
8:00            EIT and GIT Certificate Presentation
8:15            Introduction to APEGBC Vancouver and Tri-Cities Branches
8:25            Door Prize Draw
8:30            End


Jason Ong is the Manager of Member-in-Training Programs for the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC. In this position, he is responsible for overseeing the internship periods for Engineers-in-Training (EITs) and Geoscientists-in-Training (GITs). This involves processing applications as well as maintaining the EIT/GIT Online Experience Reporting System. He also currently oversees all applications for professional geoscience licensure and coordinates the Professional Practice Examination.


Questions:Registrants are encouraged to submit questions that they would like to be answered by the speaker prior to the event. Submit your questions during the online registration process. Time permitting, these questions will be answered in a Frequently Asked Questions period prior to the formal question and answer segment.

EIT/GIT Certificate Presentation: If you would like to have your EIT or GIT certificate framed and presented at the event, please email [email protected] well ahead of the event to inform the organizer.  Please remember to bring your certificate with you to the event.

To help us predict our catering needs, please register by April 10, 2015.

Due to space limitations, registration will be limited to the first 100 online registrations.

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