November 2018

Path to Professional Licensure: Internationally Trained and Members-in-Training

Organized by the Victoria Branch

Status: Advanced registration is now closed because the event is full.
Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM–7:00 PM: Seminar for Internationally Trained Engineers and Geoscentists
7:00 PM–8:30 PM: Seminar for Members-in-Training
Location: Juan De Fuca Meeting Room - West Shore Recreation Centre Complex, 1759 Island Hwy Victoria, BC
Presenter: Caroline Westra, B.Eng.
Manager, Academic and Experience Assessment, Engineers and Geoscientists BC
Credit: 3 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Event Price: $10.00 + GST= $10.50
Contact: Victoria Branch
Email: [email protected]
Please join the Victoria Branch for two information sessions. Caroline Westra, Manager, Academic and Experience Assessment at Engineers and Geoscientists BC, will review requirements for professional registration. This year we are offering two seminars: one for internationally trained engineers, and another for member's-in-training. See below for more details.


  • 5:00 PM-7:00 PM: Seminar for Internationally Trained Engineers and Geoscientists
  • 7:00 PM-8:30 PM: Seminar for Members-in-Training

Event Description

Come learn about the new reporting system for work experience, as well as the other requirements for professional registration so that you can provide guidance to your juniors. This year there will be two sessions offered: one for internationally trained individuals, and one for locally trained Members-in-Training.

Both presentations will covers the following topics:

  • The route to professional registration,
  • Experience reporting and competency-based assessment, and
  • Law and ethics requirements.

The focus for the first session for internationally trained individuals will be on the route most international applicants will take on the path to professional registration. Internationally trained engineers and geoscientists are encouraged to attend the first session, locally trained individuals are encouraged to attend the second session. If you wish you are welcome to attend both, however there are similarities between the two sessions.

Guest/Non-member Registration

If you are not a member of Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia, 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 and then you will be able to register online with this new account. Thank you and we look forward to having you join us.

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