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Airport Operations

Airport Operations

The 16-month Diploma program in Airport Operations at British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), supported and approved by the aviation industry, provides students with a comprehensive, interdisciplinary program of study. Course work includes lectures, demonstrations, and applied training. Students will be assigned industry-based activities that will be completed at local and/or regional and national airports. To maintain a current, high-calibre standard, this program --which is the only one of its type in Western Canada-- has an industry Advisory Committee made up of airport and airline managers, airport field staff from Canada's local regional and national airports, and Transport Canada representatives.

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Quick Facts

  • Requirements:

    Math 11, plus two years of education in English with one of the following:

    1) English 12;
    2) Communications 12;
    3) three credits of post-secondary English, Humanities or Social Sciences.

    Students will be taking field trips throughout the program, one of which is to the United States, therefore, a valid passport and/or pertinent travel documents are required.


    The Industry Training Authority link on this page has been re-directed to the program page at BCIT.

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