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Resource Field Assistant Micro-credential

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The Resource Field Assistant Micro-credential provides an overview of common resource sectors in British Columbia and introduces the knowledge and skills needed for field assistant positions in these sectors. An overview of the mineral exploration, mining, environmental, forestry, and fisheries sectors will be covered along with community engagement, regulations, field skills, mapping and data collection, environmental management, reclamation, and health and safety.

Admission Requirements


Or successful completion of FSK 030  if the above requirements are not met.

  1. High School graduation is preferred provided the applicant meets or exceeds the stated prerequisites.

Completion Requirements

  • Students will be required to achieve a minimum C (Letter Grade Scale 2) in each course to pass the program. 
  • The Resource Field Assistant Micro-credential must be completed within 3 years of admission to the program.
  • A minimum of 50% of the program must be completed at North Island College.