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July 5, 2017 e-PEG Extra

Council Election Self-Nominating Process Begins

The search for candidates to run in the 2018 APEGA Council election is now open. Self-nomination is open and will run until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017. Members must submit their nominations electronically through the nomination area of the Member Self-Service Centre (MSSC). If you are eligible to run in the 2018 APEGA Council election, a large button will appear upon logging into the MSSC. This button will link to a page explaining the requirements and process for self-nominations.


June 2017 e-PEG

Summer 2017 PEG Online Now

The Summer 2017 edition of The PEG is now available. President Jane Tink, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.), writes about becoming APEGA's 98th President and Registrar & CEO Jay Nagendran, P.Eng., QEP, BCEE, writes about adjusting to his new role. This issue also features stories on the APEGA Science Olympics, competency-based assessments, and an overview of this year's Summit Awards, Annual General Meeting, and Professional Development Conference.

Summit Nominations Now Open

2018 Summit Award nominations are now open. Shine a light on excellence in engineering and geoscience.

Proactive CPD Reviews Starting This Summer

As detailed in the 2016 winter PEG, all Professional Engineers, Professional Geoscientists, Professional Licensees, and Licensees practising in Alberta must take part in the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) program to maintain their skills and competency to retain their licences to practise. This July, APEGA will implement an enhanced review process to ensure that Members are complying with CPD requirements.

Proactive Professional Practice Reviews of Permit Holders Starting This Summer

APEGA will now proactively engage Permit Holders randomly to review their Professional Practice Management Plans (PPMPs) and supporting processes. APEGA will contact selected Permit Holders starting in July.

Planning Underway for the 2018 Resources for Future Generations Conference

Geoscientists Canada is a technical partner for the 2018 Resources for Future Generations Conference. To be held in June 2018 in Vancouver, this conferences will be of interest to Professional Geoscientists and other Members engaged in geoscience activities.


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Professional Development

Learn while you earn Continuing Professional Development program hours.


Volunteer Opportunities

APEGA is pleased to provide Members a variety of volunteer opportunities, ranging from sharing your passion for engineering and geoscience with K-12 students to lending your expertise to help enhance our regulatory operations. Earn CPD credits and enhance your skillset by joining the more than 1,500 Members who volunteer with APEGA.


Member Benefits

APEGA Job Board

Follow the APEGA Job Board on Twitter for new postings and career content.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Effective July 1, 2017, Members receive a 10 per cent discount on all car rentals within Alberta, and five per cent across North America.

TELUS World of Science

APEGA Members receive a 15% discount on tickets to the TELUS World of Science's new IMAX Film Dream Big: Engineering Our World.

Questions? Email memberbenefits@apega.ca.