Well Pump


Please note that this program is only available for those wishing to challenge certification. There is no apprenticeship pathway at this time.

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

Exam Resources

Program Information

Challenge the


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.