March 2017

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

Organized by the Vancouver Branch of APEGBC

Status: Seats are Available
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Vancouver City Hall, Main Floor Town Hall, 453 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Jason Ong
APEGBC Manager, Examinations, Geoscience Registration and Member-in-Training Program
Cost: $10.00 +GST = $10.50
Contact: If you have questions, please contact us at van@apeg.bc.ca.
Note: To help us predict our catering needs, please register by Friday, March 24, 2017.
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. 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.


  • 5:30 PM: Registration/Sign-in; Networking (including pizza dinner and drinks).
  • 6:00 PM: Welcome and Introduction to APEGBC Vancouver Branch.
  • 6:05 PM: Mentorship Program.
  • 6:15 PM: Presentation on How to Obtain Your P.Eng. or P.Geo. Designation.
  • 7:00 PM: Question and Answer Period.
  • 7:25 PM: Door Prize Draw.
  • 7:30 PM: End.


Jason Ong is the Manager for Member-in-Training Programs for the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC (APEGBC). 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.

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