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Power Engineer

What is a Power Engineer?

A Power Engineer is a person who is certified to operate equipment and processes that are regulated by BC’s boiler and pressure vessel regulation

Certificate classes

Safety Awareness and Operator certificates:

How to apply

To successfully apply to become a Power Engineer, you must:

  • Meet the minimum requirements of your chosen class
  • Complete the required qualifying time or work experience for your chosen class
  • Apply and pass an evaluation
  • Apply and pass the required number of certification exams

Transfer to BC

If you have qualifications and experience from outside BC or from a different country, you still need to get certified in order to work in BC as a Power Engineer. See Transfer to BC for more details.