Bylaw Compliance, Enforcement and Investigative Skills Certificate

The Bylaw Compliance, Enforcement and Investigative Skills Program is designed to develop the skills, knowledge and abilities required to work successfully in bylaw enforcement in British Columbia.


Who Should Take This Certificate

This certificate is for those:

  • Currently working as BC Bylaw Enforcement/Local Government Regulatory Officers;
  • Currently working as License Inspectors (i.e. building, electrical, gas, plumbing);
  • Seeking employment in the Bylaw Enforcement/Licensing fields; or
  • Seeking to qualify for a competitive position.

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Program Format

 To successfully complete the program, you must:

  • Complete BYLAW101 (Level 1) and BYLAW102 (Level 2)
  • Attend all training in full (i.e. online and in-person)
  • Complete all learning requirements, including assignments, discussions, journals and quizzes, and achieve 70% or higher overall

Courses & Schedule

Two courses are required in this program, as listed below. 

Bylaw Compliance, Enforcement and Investigative Skills Level 1 - BYLAW101

Bylaw Compliance, Enforcement and Investigative Skills Level 2 - BYLAW102

To see all scheduled course dates at a glance, view the current Bylaw Course Schedule.

Program Cost & Supplies

The total cost to complete the program is approximately $2,350.00 (includes BYLAW101 and BYLAW102.)  For individual course pricing, click the links in the previous section.

There are no extra book or supply costs. All required course materials are supplied when you attend class.

Admission Requirements & Application Process

To improve your chance of success in this program, It is strongly recommend that you have a grade 12 or equivalent education, are fluent in the English language (written and oral), and have basic computer skills with reliable Internet access.

There is no application process for this program. To register for a course, click the course link above to register online, click on the desired date, and follow the instructions. You can also register by phone by calling Student Services at 604.528.5590 or toll free 1.877.528.5591.

Be sure to register early, as classes fill quickly. To check current course availability, click the course link above. 

Last updated September 19, 2014