Accredited Post-Secondary Programs - RBTech

Accreditation Assessment for Post-Secondary Institutions in British Columbia - RBTech

The following programs have been assessed by the College.  Students graduating from these programs will meet the academic standards for entry into the College as a Trainee(RBTech) or Registered Biology Technologist and do not need to submit course descriptions.  

The years that these programs were officially accredited are in brackets in the Accreditation Decision column (i.e. Accredited (2014)). Applicants that graduated from these programs prior to the year of accreditation must include course descriptions with their applications.

Institution Program Major Accreditation Decision
 BC Institute of Technology  Fish, Wildlife, and Recreation Management  Accredited (2019)
 Camosun College  Environmental Technology  Accredited (2019)
 College of New Caledonia  Natural Resources and Forest Technology  Accredited (2018)
 Coast Mountain College  Applied Coastal Ecology Accredited (2020)
 Nicola Valley Institute of Technology  Environmental Resources Technology  Accredited (2018)[Renewed January 2023]
 Selkirk College  Recreation, Fish and Wildlife  Accredited (2018) [Renewed April 2021]
 Selkirk College  Integrated Environmental Planning  Accredited (2021)
 Vancouver Island University  Resource Management Officer Technology  Accredited (2018) [Renewed April 2022]

Program Accreditation Renewal or Applying for Accreditation of a Program

  • Programs that have expired or are up for renewal can be done through an application here. Check the College's Credentialing Standard to see if there have been any changes to RBTech/RBTech in Training program since the program was last accredited. 
  • If you or your organization is looking to have a program(s) accredited please complete an application and upload documents to support the application (e.g., syllabus, course/course module outlines) here.

Please direct questions to the Registrar, [email protected]