*Important Update: on December 17, 2014, BC Safety Authority issued an industry release annoucing the full implementation of the Elevating Devices Mechanics Certification Program.
Effective March 16, 2015, all mechanics performing work on elevating devices in BC will be required to be certified.
In 2015, BCSA will begin to distribute the Skills Passports to registered Mechanics-in-Training, Elevating Mechanics who have Grandparented and Elevating Mechanics who have passed their certification exam. To learn more about your Skills Passport, see the “About your Skills Passport” document on the Skills Passport web page.
Application deadline for Class A, C & H Challenge and Granted Pathways is December 31, 2013. All applications must be received by the deadline. If your application is missing essential documents, please submit your application by the deadline with an attached letter specifying the documents that are missing and when you anticipate being able to submit them to BCSA.
Applications open on January 1, 2014 for Class MR Grandparenting mechanics, Class MR Granted mechanics and Class A, C and H Mechanics-in-Training.