Job requirements Conservation Technician - Museums And Art Galleries near Vancouver (BC)

Find out what you typically need to work as a conservation technician - museums and art galleries near Vancouver (BC). These requirements are applicable to all Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries (NOC 5212).

Employment requirements

This is what you typically need for the job.

  • Registrars, cataloguers and interpreters may require a university degree in a field related to museum and gallery work.
  • For other occupations in this unit group, completion of a college program in museum technology or conservation technology or Other technical or on-the-job training programs related to the work are required.

Source National Occupational Classification

Professional certification and licensing

You might need to get a professional licence from a regulatory authority before you can start working. Licensing can be compulsory or voluntary, depending on the occupation.

  • If the licence is compulsory, you must be certified before you can practise the occupation and use the professional designation.
  • If the licence is voluntary, you don’t need to be certified to practise this occupation.

Find out if your occupation is regulated and contact the regulatory authority to learn about the certification process.

Source Foreign Credential Recognition Program - ESDC

List of Associations

Associations are organizations that may provide news to its members about networking events, professional development and other common issues for people working in the same industry.

List of Associations
Associations Contact information
Regional level
Tourism Vancouver

200 Burrard Street, Suite 210, Vancouver BC, V6C3L6

Phone number 604 - 6822222

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