Well pump installers install, test, maintain and repair water well pumps, piping systems and equipment, and perform pumping tests to assess well performance. They typically work in an outdoor environment where the worker is exposed to variations in weather conditions and seasonal weather patterns. They're often employed by well drilling companies, plumbing companies, large construction companies
For further information on this trade and for a detailed list of learning materials please contact BC Ground Water Association on 604-530-8934 (Toll free within BC: 1-855-530-8934) and at secretary [at] bcgwa.org
If you have significant work experience in a trade but have never been certified in Canada, you may apply to challenge the certification. Learn more about How to Challenge a Skilled Trade.
If you sponsor apprentices but have never been certified in Canada, you may request to supervise and sign-off apprentices when they are ready to be certified. Please refer to the application form on whether this trade qualifies.
How to Apply
Personal information and exams scheduling information (for challenge option)
Document of relevant work experience
Attestation for self-employment/work experience when employer cannot be contacted