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ASTTBC CEO Shares Concern Over PR Review

On June 28, 2018, the BC Government released the Professional Reliance Review report for the natural resources sector. Throughout the month of July, ASTTBC and the four other Professional Association representatives…


TechPRO: Trent Schibli, AScT, Quality Control Manager

Trent Schibli, AScT is a Quality Control Manager with Mackay Contracting. Trent took a job with Mackay after working with them in his role in Materials Testing. Trent’s title of…


ASTTBC/EGBC Harvest Golf and Dinner Event

For the third year, ASTTBC and EGBC joined together to organize and host the Annual Harvest Golf and Dinner event in Kelowna on 13 July. A record 52 players took part…


BC Professional Reliance Review Results

In 2017 the BC Government began a Professional Reliance Review (PRTR) announced by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy, George Heyman. This initiative is a ‘first of its…


20th Anniversary of National Indigenous Peoples Day

June 21st marks National Indigenous Peoples Day, which recognizes and celebrates the history, value, achievements and contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples across Canada. ASTTBC is proud to…


New Women in Technology Scholarships Announced

The new Women in Technology & Aboriginal Women in Technology Scholarships to be awarded annually by the Irving K. Barber BC Scholarship Society to acknowledge women who are excelling in…


26 Outdoor STEM Activities For Kids

Outdoor STEM activities for kids are all around us and sometimes easier than you ever thought. Getting outside in nature is always a learning experience in one way or another. There…


New Energy Step Code Site Now Live

The Province of British Columbia’s Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing last month launched a new website dedicated to the BC Energy Step Code. It’s jam-packed with information and resources—everything from…


ASTTBC-BD Receives Favorable Response

ASTTBC-Building Designers received a positive response from the building officials at this year’s annual BOABC conference in Kelowna. Many building inspectors, who spent time stopping by the ASTTBC’s booth at the…


Community Science Celebration – Castlegar

Through an expanded partnership with Science World British Columbia, ASTTBC was invited to participate in the Community Science Celebration (CSC) in Castlegar on Saturday, April 14th, 2018 which culminated a week of science,…