Potential Changes to ASTTBC

The B.C. government has introduced legislation aimed at making sure decisions affecting the province’s natural resources are science-based, transparent and protect B.C.’s unique environment for future generations.

In the news release by the Province of British Columbia, Theresa McCurry, CEO, Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of B.C. said the following:

“The new professional reliance legislation could provide Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of BC (ASTTBC) with the authority to govern the respective practice of technology professionals. ASTTBC ensures that its members are certified and competent in their jobs, which is essential for ethical and safe technology practice. These requirements are based on competency assessments, adherence to a Code of Ethics and a commitment to continuous professional development.”

Read the news release from October 22nd here.

More details to come.