Volunteer for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank!
Join the BCEA and volunteer on either March 28, 2017 or September 28, 2017 at the Greater Vancouver Foodbank from 5:30pm-7:30pm!
Learn how the Food Bank works, what they need and who they help.
Space is limited for this great opportunity, so contact us today to sign up- email@example.comJanuary 16th, 2017
B.C. Job Grants
ACCESS FUNDS TO TRAIN YOUR STAFF
What is the Canada-B.C. Job Grant?
The Canada-B.C. Job Grant is a program that assists BC employers to invest in employee training and access up to $10,000 government funding per employee per fiscal year and up to $15,000 per employee per fiscal year for the Unemployed Stream.
How Can Small Business BC Help?
Small Business BC, the province's resource centre for small business owners and entrepreneurs, is a service provider for the Canada-B.C. Job Grant.
Small Business BC Advisors can:
- Help you develop a training plan that will suit your needs
- Identify appropriate training opportunities and delivery options
- Explain the Canada-B.C. Job Grant eligibility and requirements
- Assist you in completing an application
- Guide you through the reimbursement process
Applications are now open!
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO START YOUR APPLICATION
VISIT: www.sbbc.co/jobgrantJanuary 9th, 2017
NEW Online Courses!
BCEA Members now receive access to hundreds of affordable and diverse online courses from the following categories:
- Soft Skills
- Equipment Handling
Each course is created with a unique combination of multimedia elements, which may include high-impact videos, interactive games, dynamic animations, captivating graphics, voice-over audio, and probing questions designed to help engage trainees.
Click here to register and view course options.
BCEA Members - receive 10% off by calling us at 604.291.7708!August 8th, 2016
BCIT offers new program in Renewable Energy
Are you an electrician or professional engineer looking to enhance your expertise in renewable energy systems?
If so, BCIT's new Advanced Certificate in Renewable Energy Electrical Systems Installation and Maintenance (REESIM) is the ideal part-time program for you.
For more information, contact Ted Simmons, Chief Instructor, at
Ted_Simmons@bcit.ca or visit bcit.ca/reesimDecember 9th, 2016
New BCEA Online Store!
Shop the BC Electrical Association online store for a wide selection of merchandise, apparel, sportswear and accessories. Show your pride, spirit and support by wearing your BC Electrical Association gear.
Pick from a great assortment of BC Electrical Association products, colors and designs.
Click here to get started!March 4th, 2016
BCEA's LINK Conference 2017
Early Bird Registration is now available for our LINK Conference 2017! Visit our events page to take advantage of this special pricing.
BCEA U40 Group & Women's Network
Get involved and network with industry professionals. If you would like to be added to the contact list, please call our office and ask for Caitlyn Domijan. These are two great groups filled with excellent ideas and plans! Contact us if you'd like to get involved!
Top 10 Reasons to join the BCEA
Advocacy- Representation for your company with provincial and local government on industry related issues.
Communication- Keep up to date on electrical industry issues, things that affect your business and association activities.
Educational Programs- Specially designed Education programs tailored to keep your employees up-to-date including the BCEA's Basic Electricity Modules and various programs suited for all levels of staff. Accredited programs offered.
Career Promotion- For potential employees and students, keeping viable workforce at ready.
Industry Updates - Weekly Newsletters discussing Industry news, outlooks and more.
Networking- Opportunities for you and your staff to network at seminars, tours, golf tournaments and other social events throughout the year.
Industry Portal- A place to contact industry professionals.
Scholarship/Bursary Program- Available to your children, employees and students seeking opportunities in various areas of the electrical industry. Endowments also available at universities and colleges around the province.
Value Added Services- Our new Preferred Suppliers program offers member discounts with affiliated companies Medical benefits program, UPS, Bellstar Hotels & Resorts Ltd and the Sandman Hotel.
Workshops- Current topics of interest ranging from safety, regulations, business improvement, and product presentations.
February 28th, 2017
Habitat Pub at BCIT
March 10th, 2017
Micky's Public House
March 24th, 2017
March 28th, 2017
The Greater Vancouver Food Bank
March 31st, 2017
Richmond Curling Club
April 12th, 2017
May 2nd, 2017
The Firefighter's Public House
June 7th, 2017
Pacific Breeze Winery
June 14th, 2017
Sunset Ranch Golf Course
June 29th, 2017
Nat Bailey Stadium
July 13th, 2017
Morgan Creek Golf Course
July 13th, 2017
Morgan Creek Golf Course
July 31st, 2017
August 11th, 2017
Surrey Golf Course
September 10th - 11th, 2017
September 15th - 16th, 2017
September 22nd, 2017
October 17th, 2017
November 1st - 2nd, 2017
The Marriott Pinnacle Vancouver
November 13th, 2017
November 23rd, 2017