May 2016

EIT/GIT Seminar: How to Obtain Your Professional Engineering or Geoscience Designation

Organized by the APEGBC Vancouver Island Branch

Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please contact the Vancouver Island Branch, at [email protected] for space availability. Thank you.
Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Comox Valley Regional District - 550B Comox Road, Courtenay, BC
Presenter: Caroline Westra,
Manager, Academic & Experience Assessment
Credit: 1 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: $10 for Members and Guests
$15 for late registrations at the door (space permitting)

Cost includes Pizza or Sandwiches. 
Please join the Vancouver Island Branch for their information session titled "How to Obtain your P.Eng. or P.Geo. Designation". Caroline Westra, Manager, Academic and Experience Assessment at APEGBC, will review requirements for professional registration. This is a great opportunity for current members-in-training as well as supervisors and mentors to learn more about the registration process.

Presentation Description

This presentation will go over the benefits of becoming a P.Eng. or P.Geo., application forms, the law and ethics seminar, the ethics test, examples of applicable experience, how to record/document experience, and more.

Note that the EIT/GIT experience reporting system and process has changed considerably over the past few years, and this session will go over the current requirements. Members-in-Training (EITs/GITs) and university students are strongly encouraged to attend.


5:00 PM - 5:30 PM: Registration, Networking and Food
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM: Presentation
6:30 PM -7:00 PM: Questions


If you have any question, please contact Chris Durupt, P.Eng. at 778.225.0203.

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