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|Title||Topics||Summary||Created Sort ascending||Files|
|Approved Diploma Programs for Application||Applications||
17 diploma programs are currently listed.
|2022-09-12||Approved Diploma Programs.pdf , Technical Agrologist Scope of Practice_March 2020_0.pdf , TAg PPT Presentation_0.pdf||view|
|Branch Executive Roles||Branch Information||
To view additional information on Branch operating procedures, please sign in as a registrant and go to Registrant Resources
|2022-09-11||Branch Executive Committee Positions & Responsibilities.pdf , BCIA_VancouverBranchExecutiveRoles_2017.pdf , Branch Exec Roles Responsibilities 2017.pdf||view|
|President's Report on Practice Areas and Reserved Practice||Council, President Reports||
This report references "The Profession of Agrology: A Summary" and "BCIA Practice Areas: A Summary for Registrants and App
|2022-09-11||Presidents special report_Practice Areas and Reserved Practice_Aug_24_2022.pdf||view|
|Professional Development workplan||Profession of Agrology, Professional Development||
Registrants are encouraged to develop a personal professional development work plan. See below an example of the PD workplan.
|The Profession of Agrology: A Summary||Governance, Profession of Agrology||
Agrology is a regulated profession in British Columbia. The British Columbia Institute of Agrologists (BCIA) is the self-governing regulator of registered Agrologists in British Columbia.
|Summary of Practice Areas and Reserved Practice||Profession of Agrology, Practice Areas||
Summary Chart of Practice Areas, Reserved Practice, Interactions, and Alignments Between Regulated Professions: Per these five updated practice sector definitions, the 12 practice areas within the definition of agrology within British Columbia after September 1,
|BCIA Practice Areas||Profession of Agrology, Practice Areas||
At the time of publication of this content, BCIA remains in discussions with the other professions regulated under the Professional Governance Act, respecting the breadth of reserved
|Limited Licensed Agrologist (LLAg) Guide and Forms||Forms, Applications||
This category of registration is for individuals who may not have the educational qualifications to become an agrology professional as a PAg or TAg but have gained several years of experience in a defined scope of agrology work and wish to take professional responsibility for that work.
|2022-08-19||BCIA Application Guide for LLAg_Sept1_2022.pdf , LLAg Application Form_Sep 1 2022.pdf , LLAg Admission Request_Sept1_2022.pdf , Work History Form_Sept1_2022.pdf , LLAg_Reference 1_Sept1_2022.pdf , LLAg_Reference 2_Sept1_2022.pdf , Intended Practice Area Form_Sept1_2022.pdf||view|
|Visiting Register||Applications, Forms||
If the transfer out, dual registration request is regarding a short-term opportunity in Alberta, please read the information regarding the Alberta Institute of Agrologists' (AIA) 'Visiting Register' category.
|BCIA Scholarship Criteria and Application||Forms||
BCIA Scholarship Criteria and Application
|2022-08-18||Scholarship_criteria_2022.pdf , Scholarship_application_2022.pdf||view|
|Fees - Schedule C||Governance, Bylaws||2022-08-18||Schedule C - Fees_Jan1_2022.pdf||view|
|Code of Ethics - Schedule A||Governance, Bylaws||2022-08-16||Code of Ethics_Schedule_A_Bylaws.pdf||view|
|Soils, Environment, Agriculture& Tools Resources||Learning and Informational Resources, Agriculture, Environment||2022-07-20||view|
|Indigenous Peoples Resources||Learning and Informational Resources, Indigenous Peoples||2022-07-20||view|
|Climate Change Resources||Learning and Informational Resources, Climate Change||2022-07-20||view|
|Provincial Government and Ministry sites||Governance, Learning and Informational Resources||2022-07-20||view|
|Professional Development Training and Opportunities||Professional Development, Learning and Informational Resources||2022-07-20||view|
|Professional Organizations||Profession of Agrology, Learning and Informational Resources||2022-07-20||view|
|Professional Organizations under PGA||Governance, Learning and Informational Resources||2022-07-20||view|
|Provincial Agrology Institutes - Canada||Learning and Informational Resources||2022-07-20||view|
|Audited Financial Reports - 2019 - 2021||Governance, Council, Audited Financial Reports||2022-07-20||2021 Audited Financial Statements.pdf , 2020 Audited Financial Statement.pdf , 2019 Audited Financial Statement.pdf||view|
|AGM Meeting Minutes - 2019 - 2021 (approved)||Governance, Council, Newsletters and Reports, AGM Reports||2022-07-20||2021 BCIA AGM Minutes with Q&A.pdf , 2019 AGM Minutes - Approved.pdf||view|
|Treasurers Report Presentation - 2020 - 2022||Newsletters and Reports, AGM Reports||2022-07-20||2022 AGM Treasurer's Report.pdf , 2021 AGM Treasurer's Report.pdf , 2020 Treasurers Report Presentation.pdf||view|
|Annual Reports 2020- 2022||Governance, Newsletters and Reports, AGM Reports||2022-07-20||2022-AGM-REPORT.pdf , 2021 AGM REPORT_0.pdf , 2020 -BCIA AGM Report_1.pdf||view|
|BC Recognition Award - Past Recipients||Newsletters and Reports||
The BCIA Recognition award may be presented to a BCIA Registrant who has demonstrated exemplary service to BCIA. This award is not active.
|2022-07-20||BCIA Recognition Award Recipients.pdf||view|
|Distinguished Agrologist Award - Past Recipients||Newsletters and Reports||
The Distinguished Professional Agrologist award may be presented to an active Professional Agrologist (PAg) for meritorious service to the BCIA over the recipient's career. This award is not active.
|2022-07-20||Distiguished Agrologist Award Recipients.pdf||view|
|Mentor of the Year - Past Recipients||Newsletters and Reports||2022-07-20||Mentor of the Year 2009 to present.pdf||view|
|Agrologist of the Year - Past Recipients||Newsletters and Reports||2022-07-20||Agrologist of the Year 1972 to Present.pdf||view|
|Agrologist of the Year Guidelines||Policies and Guidelines, Forms||
The Agrologist of the Year award may be presented to an active Professional Agrologist (PAg) or Technical Agrologist (TAg) who has made a significant contribution to British Columbia's agricultural, natural resources or environmental science sectors.
|2022-07-20||Guidelines for Agrologist of the Year.pdf||view|
|Mentor of the Year Guidelines||Policies and Guidelines, Forms||
The Mentor of the Year award may be presented to an active Professional Agrologist (PAg) or Technical Agrologist (TAg) who epitomizes the values and leadership of a mentor.
|2022-07-20||Guidelines for BCIA Mentor of the Year.pdf||view|
|PD Audit Information Brochure||Policies and Guidelines, Professional Development||2022-07-20||Brochure PD Audit process info.pdf||view|
|Professional Seal - Digital Signature (Notarius)||Profession of Agrology, Forms||2022-07-20||BCIA Digital Signature information - Notarius.pdf||view|
|Professional Seal Guidelines||Profession of Agrology, Forms||
Professional Seals are available for Professional Agrologists (PAg) and Technical Agrologists (TAg).
|2022-07-20||Professional Seal Guidelines.pdf||view|
|Professional Development Guidelines||Policies and Guidelines, Professional Development||
The British Columbia Institute of Agrologists (BCIA) is committed to Professional Development and Standards to assist Registrants in maintaining professional knowledge, abilities, and skills.
|2022-07-18||Professional Development Guidelines.pdf||view|
|Enforcement of Professional Development Non-Compliance||Policies and Guidelines, Professional Development||2022-07-18||Enforcement of Professional Development Non-Compliance.pdf||view|
|Articling Coordinator and Mentoring Guide||Articling Program||2022-07-18||Articling Coordinator and Mentor guide.pdf||view|
|Mentoring Agreement Form||Forms, Articling Program||2022-07-18||Mentoring-Agreement.pdf||view|
|Articling Program Checklist||Forms, Articling Program||2022-07-18||Articling Program Checklist - Apr 2018.pdf , Articling Program Checklist - Feb 2021.pdf||view|
|Articling Program Journal||Articling Program||2022-07-18||Articling Journal- complete.pdf||view|
|Approved Course Listings for Application||Applications||
11 BC universities are currently listed.
|2022-07-18||BCIT Approved Courses.pdf , KPU Approved Courses.pdf , RRU Approved Courses.pdf , SFU Approved Courses.pdf , TRU Approved Courses.pdf , UBC Approved Courses.pdf , UBCO Approved Courses.pdf , UFV Approved Courses.pdf , UNBC Approved Courses.pdf , UVIC Approved Courses_0.pdf , VIU Approved Courses.pdf||view|
|Expedited Admission Request - Application||Applications||
Professionals who have the required educational requirements and work experience may be eligible for immediate full status registration within the British Columbia Institute of Agrologists (BCIA) through its Expedited Admission Program.
|2022-07-18||Expedited Admission Request.pdf||view|
|Technical Agrologist (TAg) Application||Applications||2022-07-18||TAg Approved Diploma Programs.pdf , Technical Agrologist Scope of Practice_March 2020.pdf , TAg PPT Presentation.pdf||view|
|Approved University CE Courses||Applications||2022-07-18||University CE Approved Courses.pdf||view|
Definitions Pertaining to Foundational Science Course, Agrology Course, Senior Level Course and Recognized University
|Academic Worksheet - AAg and ATAg||Applications||2022-07-18||BCIA AAg Academic Worksheet.pdf , BCIA ATAg Academic Worksheet.pdf , Example of BCIA Academic Worksheet.pdf||view|
|Travel Expense Policy||Policies and Guidelines||2022-07-18||BCIA Travel Expense Policy.pdf||view|
|Committee Terms of Reference||Council, Comittees, Policies and Guidelines||
BCIA currently has 7 standing committees. View the Terms of Reference for each committee.
|2022-07-18||Audit and Practice Review TOR_0.pdf , Communications Working Group TOR.pdf , Credentials Committee TOR.pdf , Discipline Committee TOR.pdf , Governance Committee TOR.pdf , Investigation Committee TOR.pdf , Nomination Committee TOR.pdf||view|
|BCIA Fee Schedule||Governance, Policies and Guidelines||
Registrants must pay admission, practice, or any other fees or financial levies as determined by Council.
|2022-07-18||Schedule C - Fees.pdf||view|
|Schedule B - Oath of Office (for Council & Committees)||Governance, Bylaws, Council, Forms||
A person elected or appointed as a Councillor or to a committee must take and sign, or by solemn affirmation confirm an oath of office.
|2022-07-18||Schedule B - Oath of Office.pdf||view|