November 2018

EIT/GIT Seminar: Path to Professional Licensure

Hosted by the Burnaby/New Westminster Branch

Status: Online registration is now closed. For space availability, please contact [email protected] Thank you.
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
Location: New Venue: Bonsor Recreation Centre, 6550 Bonsor Ave. Burnaby, BC
For those of you taking transit, the closest Skytrain station is Metrotown station (5 minute walk).
Presenter: Caroline Westra, B.Eng.
Manager, Academic and Experience Assessment, Engineers and Geoscientists BC

$14.29 + GST = $15.00 for members and guests who pre-register online.

$19.05 + GST = $20.00 for late registrations at the door (space permitting only).

Note: To help us predict our catering needs, please register by November 12.
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 and 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.


  • 6:00 PM-6:30 PM: Registration and networking
  • 6:30 PM-7:30 PM: Presentation
  • 7:30 PM-8:00 PM: Questions
  • 8:00 PM: Closing


Caroline Westra, B.Eng.

Manager, Academic and Experience Assessment, Engineers and Geoscientists BC

Caroline Westra has bachelor’s a degree in physics and in mechanical engineering. She is responsible for overseeing the academic and experience assessments for all engineering applications and is involved in the development and implementation of process improvements.


  • Guest/ Non-member registration: If you are not a member of Engineers and Geoscientists BC, you can register online by quickly creating a 'non-member' account. After clicking on the 'Register' link, you will be brought to a login screen. Towards the bottom, there is a ‘Create new account’ link. Click this link and follow the prompts to create your account. Thank you and we look forward to having you join us.
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