100 Years of Distinction in Public Health Protection

1913 - 1923

CIPHI Official carved insignia

The Sanitary Inspectors Association of Western Canada was born at the first inaugural meeting held in Winnipeg, Manitoba on April 19, 1913. Now known as the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors recognized across Canada in all Provinces...

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Photo of the "Sanita", a 65 foot power boat operated by the BC Provincial Board of Health enabling Sanitary Inspectors to inspect BC's vast coastline.

Early in 1917, a 65 foot power boat Named the "Sanita"was procured by the BC Provincial Board of Health.. .

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Image of the British Columbia Department of Health Sanitary Regulations passed July 31st, 1917

Sanitary Regulations of the Provincial Board of Health approved by Order of His Honour the Lieutenant-Governor in Council, dated the 31st day of July, 1917

Image of Greater Vancouver Water System pipelines in the early 1900's.


1914 Sanitary Inspector certification question

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