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Railway Conductor BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate


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  • Location

    Annacis Island Campus
    1608 Cliveden Avenue
    Delta, BC
    V3M 6M2

  • Length

    17 weeks, full-time

  • Tuition Levels (approx)

    Please see the Fees, Payments and Refunds section of the website for information on full-time tuition fees.

  • Book & Supply Cost Estimates
    • Books and supplies costs (including personal protective clothing) are approximately $725
    • Hotel costs for up to three nights (during off-campus practicum activities). Students often bunk together to reduce these costs.

    (general estimated cost, subject to change)

    CSA approved safety glasses, work gloves, and footwear required. Footwear must be steel-toed, leather, ankle covering boots. Rain gear is also recommended (hoods cannot be worn while in the railway yard).

  • Credentials
    BCIT/Industry Partnership Certificate

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Application Deadline Advice

Note: This program is under review and will not be accepting applications for the January 2018 intake. The program area offers part-time courses and will be developing a 4-6 week course to offer in place of this program until the review is complete. Please visit Railway Training for details.

Contact Info

Monica Serbanescu
Chief Instructor
Railway Conductor program
Telephone: 604-451-6838
Email: Monica_Serbanescu@bcit.ca

Note: This program is under review and will not be accepting applications for the January 2018 intake. The program area offers part-time courses and will be developing a 4-6 week course to offer in place of this program until the review is complete. Please visit Railway Training for details.

Entrance requirements

Applicants must meet all entrance requirements and will be accepted on a first qualified basis as long as space remains. When available intakes are full, qualified applicants are wait-listed.

Applicants must meet all entrance requirements prior to applying to this program. If you are uncertain or donâ??t meet the requirements we strongly recommend you complete any applicable Trades Pre-entry Tests before applying.

Note: See the Industry Partnership section for additional information.

Read more about how to meet BCITâ??s entrance requirements

Scheduled intakes

August and January

*Scheduled intakes are subject to change

myCommunication

Within two business days of submitting your completed application, BCIT will send a message to your personal and myBCIT e-mail addresses. All correspondence regarding your application will be posted to your online myCommunication account at my.bcit.ca. We'll send you an e-mail when a new message is posted. It's important to watch for these e-mails or regularly check your account online.

You can expect to receive communication concerning the status of your application within four weeks.

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

The English-Language Proficiency required for study at BCIT is detailed here.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

You will need to meet the specific admission requirements of your intended program. Most programs require Grade 12 graduation with specific Grade 11 and 12 courses. Some programs also have non-academic requirements such as submitting a resume or participating in an interview.

For more details on BCIT's Admission and Registration requirements check here.

Application priority is given to BC residents who are Canadian citizens and landed immigrants who have lived in BC for the 12 months immediately before enrolment. Second priority is given to out-of-province citizens and landed immigrants. Third priority is given to applicants who are neither Canadian citizens nor landed immigrants.

Out-of-Province

You will need to meet the specific admission requirements of your intended program. Most programs require Grade 12 graduation with specific Grade 11 and 12 courses. Some programs also have non-academic requirements such as submitting a resume or participating in an interview.

For more details on BCIT's Admission and Registration requirements check here.

Application priority is given to BC residents who are Canadian citizens and landed immigrants who have lived in BC for the 12 months immediately before enrolment. Second priority is given to out-of-province citizens and landed immigrants. Third priority is given to applicants who are neither Canadian citizens nor landed immigrants.

BC Transfer Student

For details on transfer credit at BCIT check here.

 

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

For details on transfer credit at BCIT check here.

 

Mature Student

If you have not graduated from secondary school you can still be admitted to BCIT based on your relevant experience.

To gain Mature student status, you must also meet BCIT's English-language requirements as well as any prerequisites for your desired program.

There is helpful information for Mature students in the Frequently Asked Questions section of BCIT's Admission & Registration webpage.

International Student

For details on applying to BCIT as an International Student check here.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

The Technology Entry Program is for students who want to improve their skills in core areas such as communications, Math, Chemistry or Physics to meet the prerequisites of their intended BCIT Technology Program.

 

How to Apply

For information on applying to BCIT's programs check here.

Education Building Options for this program are not available.

Related Occupations information is not available for this program.