Overview & Application

A Student Registrant is an individual enrolled in an approved education program to become a technologist or technician. Student registration is for eligible individuals who meet the below requirements.

Applicants for student registration must:

  • Be enrolled full-time in an approved education program.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the English language to the satisfaction of the credentials committee.
  • Provide evidence satisfactory to the credentials committee that they are persons of good character consistent with the responsibilities and standards expected of a registrant.
  • Be Canadian citizens, permanent residents of Canada or otherwise authorised to study in Canada.
  • Deliver to the Registrar completed applications for registration in a form approved by the Registrar along with evidence satisfactory to the credentials committee that they meet the requirements for registration, including proof of registration as full-time students.
  • Engage only in applied science and engineering technology practice on the terms approved by the credentials committee and while under supervision.

Student registration requirements can be found in the ASTTBC Bylaws.

How to Apply

To apply as a Student Registrant, please fill out the form below.

    *Last Name:

    *First Name:

    *Preferred Name

    *Date of Birth:


    *Home Address



    *Postal Code

    *Phone no.





    Program Option

    *Time of Expected graduation:


    * Email a copy of your enrollment confirmation to registrations@asttbc.org, with your full name on the subject line of the email.


    Please read carefully and answer the following questions:

    1. *Have you ever been found guilty or been convicted of an offence under the Criminal Code, any provincial statute, or under a statute elsewhere?
    2. *Are you currently the subject of criminal proceedings or proceedings for any other offence under any statute in Canada or elsewhere?
    3. *Has judgment ever been entered against you in any civil action involving allegations of fraud, theft, misrepresentation, or professional negligence?
    4. *Is there a civil action or a civil judgment currently outstanding against you for fraud, theft, misrepresentation, or professional negligence?
    5. *Have you ever failed to obey a court order?
    6. *If you answered yes to question 5, have you ever been imprisoned for failing to obey a court order?
    7. *Have you ever been refused registration as an engineer, technologist, technician, technical specialist in British Columbia or any other jurisdiction?
    8. *Have you ever been refused admission in any professional/regulatory/governing body on the basis of your character?
    9. *Are you now or have you ever been suspended, disqualified, censured, the subject of a conduct, capacity or competence proceeding or otherwise the subject of discipline in any jurisdiction(s) where you are or were licensed professional?
    10. *Are you aware of any complaint pending against you in your professional capacity, which has not yet come to the attention of your professional/regulatory/governing body?
    11. *Have you ever been suspended, expelled or penalized by a professional training institution or post-secondary institution for misconduct?
    12. *Are you now or have you ever been the subject of an insurance claim under a policy for professional liability insurance?
    13. *Have you ever been disciplined by an employer, or been a respondent in proceedings alleging a violation of the Human Rights Code or similar legislation in any jurisdiction (e.g., sexual harassment, racial discrimination)?
    14. *Are there any events, circumstances or conditions, other than those mentioned above, that are potentially relevant to your ability to practise as a technologist, technician, or technical specialist?

    If you answer 'yes' to any of above questions, please provide full particulars in the text box below, including the applicable dates, places, nature of acts of offences, and penalties. If there are changes to your responses at any time during application process or after registration, you must immediately notify ASTTBC at registrations@asttbc.org.

    Payment of $20.00 plus GST is due before the application can be sumitted.