Well pump installers install, test, maintain and repair water well pumps, piping systems and equipment, and perform pumping tests to assess well performance. Well pump installers typically work in an outdoor environment where the worker is exposed to variations in weather conditions and seasonal weather patterns. Well pump installers are often employed by well drilling companies, plumbing companies, large construction companies, public works departments or be self-employed.
For information regarding BC regulations, please refer to the Province’s website.
Please note that this program is only available for those wishing to challenge certification. There is no apprenticeship pathway at this time.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
The exam weighting chart is available for the Well Pump Installer CofQ exam and shows the approximate percentage of weighting per General Area of Competency (GAC).
Challenge Certification/Recognize Prior Experience
- How to Apply
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- Application Form
- Personal information and exams scheduling information (for challenge option)
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- Employer Declaration
- Document of relevant work experience
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- Statutory Declaration
- Attestation for self-employment/work experience when employer cannot be contacted
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