About Us

As a Registered Utility Locator Technician (RULT) certified by ASTTBC you are in the unique position of being registered with the only Professional Association in Canada to award a certification for utility locating. You will hold a registered title which demonstrates the competencies required by locators who work with all major utilities, varying materials and multiple orientations. Those competencies, established within the ASTTBC Policy, are intended to enable practitioners to deliver an enhanced level of practice and further assure public safety. Being awarded the right to carry the title of RULT demonstrates that you have met the ASTTBC competency and enrollment standards, you are committed to a mandatory Continuing Professional Development Policy, you are held to a high standard of Ethics and Professionalism in Practice  and you are subject to practice review. ASTTBC Registered Utility Locator Technicians provide the ground disturbance community and public with the confidence needed to complete projects competently and safely.