Accredited Programs - RBTech

Accreditation Institutions in British Columbia - Registered Biology Technologist (RBTech)

The following programs have been assessed and accredited by the College. Graduates from these programs will meet the academic standards for entry into the College as a Registered Biology Technologist (RBTech) or an RBTech in Training.  

Only applicants that graduated from these programs during the years of accreditation can apply through Stream 1. All other applicants need to apply through Stream 2 or 3 and provide course or program descriptions. All application requirements are found in the Credentialing Standard.

The years that these programs were officially accredited are in brackets in the Accreditation Status column (i.e. Accredited (2018)).

Institution Program Major Accreditation Status
 BC Institute of Technology  Fish, Wildlife, and Recreation Management  Accredited (2019)
 Camosun College  Environmental Technology  Accredited (2019)[Renewed March 2023]
 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's Office, [email protected].