By becoming a VICA member, you become part of a dynamic community that CONNECTS you to opportunity, helps you LEARN through industry training and resources, and SAVES you time and money with exclusive member benefits to help you GROW your network and business. VICA brings you access to a broad network of skilled professionals, industry-specific training and education, and project opportunities that create success.
We've created different levels of membership to suit your wants and needs. Find your fit: Industry Member, Professional Services Members, Associate/Ancillary Member , Public Owner Member , and Student/Apprentice Member . All VICA members receive discounts on our courses and events, save money with our strategic partners, and get invites to Member-exclusive mixers.
BidCentral user? If you use it multiple times per month or have multiple users, we recommend upgrading to BidCentral Premium. With Premium you can have up to four users per account, each of whom have unlimited access to 600+ prebid projects and 4100+ current private and public project opportunities across British Columbia. VICA Members pay only $350 for BidCentral Premium.
Industry Membership includes a personalized member storefront, your company listing in the member directory, and membership in both the BC Construction Association (BCCA) and the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) — giving you a national voice. You are also eligible for nomination by the VICA Board of Directors for appointment to the BCCA Board of Directors, and to be nominated by the BCCA Board of Directors for appointment to the CCA Board.
WHO: General, Trade, and Civil Contractors; Construction Managers; Project Managers; Insurance & Bonding Professionals; Private Owners/Developers; and/or Manufacturers & Suppliers.
INVESTMENT: $1400 – $2400 annually, based on business volume.
An Associate/Ancillary Membership is designed for those who provide ancillary services to the construction industry and have not been certified by a professional association. You are also listed in our Member Directory: online and in print.
WHO: Ancillary service providers like Information Technology, Janitorial Services, Office Supplies, Equipment Suppliers
Public Owner Membership is designed for public and private entities that procure services of the construction industry, or those who set public policy or issue guidelines related to the construction industry. You are also listed in our Member Directory: online and in print.
WHO: Local Government, Crown Corporations, Health Institutions, Post-Secondary Schools.
A Student/Apprentice Membership is perfect for those enrolled in a post-secondary program related to construction and those registered as an apprentice. Think of it as a stepping stone to an Industry Membership!
* Proof of enrollment (e.g., a valid student ID) is required before approval of membership
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The construction industry is a dynamic and exciting realm that faces both unique challenges and extraordinary opportunities. By joining VICA, you not only build your business, but you also build up the industry you're proud to be a part of.