Board of Examiners

The Board of Examiners establishes admission standards for the engineering and geoscience professions and considers the qualifications of applications against those standards.

The Board has around 150 members, which includes three public members appointed by the Minister of Labour.


  • Develop standards, policies, and procedures that meet the intent of the Act in all areas of registration.
  • Review all applications for membership in APEGA and approve, defer, or refuse each application after considering whether they meet the requirements of the Act.
  • Develop and maintain syllabi of exams for engineering and geoscience.