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Rock & Fossil Clinic Attracts Future Geoscientists

October 25th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Kids dig rocks—it comes with the territory. But how do you show kids that loving rocks can pave the way to a career?This year’s Rock & Fossil Clinic—held in Edmonton…

Free event! Join us at the Rock & Fossil Clinic on Oct. 19

October 2nd, 2019 | shares | tags:

The APEGA Rock and Fossil Clinic is held in October each year at the TELUS World of Science in Edmonton. This public event serves as an introduction to the wonders…

Permit Holders Needed for Equity Survey

September 11th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Information from permit holders is needed now for an APEGA initiative to help women succeed in the professional world. Engineering and geoscience companies with APEGA a Permit to Practice and…

Engineering Assessment Triggers Evacuation of Fort Saskatchewan Condo Building

August 21st, 2019 | shares | tags:

On August 2, a condominium complex in Fort Saskatchewan was evacuated after an engineering assessment determined it was structurally unsound. Following a series of complaints lodged by residents, the assessment…

Bring Your Diverse Experience to Council—Nominate Yourself for the 2020 APEGA Council Election

August 19th, 2019 | shares | tags:

The search is now underway for qualified candidates to run in APEGA Election 2020 to join our diverse Council during APEGA’s centennial year. Nominations are open now and will remain…

Do You Have the Updated Alberta Building Code Schedules?

August 19th, 2019 | shares | tags:

The Alberta Building Code schedules you know and use have been updated to match the 2019 National Building Code – Alberta Edition. New information includes an additional occupancy classification, provisions…

APEGA Members Now Have a New Home and Auto Insurance Partner as Part of Member Benefits

August 16th, 2019 | shares | tags:

APEGA is pleased to introduce you to our new group home and auto insurance provider: The Personal.[image src="/assets/logos/the-personal.jpg" id="2519" width="281" height="200" class="right ss-htmleditorfield-file image" title="The Personal Home and Auto Group…

Learn More for Less: Professional Development Fees Reduced

July 26th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Make the most of your membership. Enhance your skills and fulfill your continuing professional development requirements by registering for an APEGA workshop or education session.Now is the perfect time for…

Inspirational Superstars Needed: Nominations Open for Summit Awards

July 23rd, 2019 | shares | tags:

The time has come for you to nominate a professional engineer, professional geoscientist, or a project you believe worthy of recognition. Help us showcase the talent, dedication, and experience of…

Call for Permit Holders to Take Part in an Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Pilot Study

July 19th, 2019 | shares | tags:

APEGA is currently seeking three permit holder companies in Alberta to volunteer to pilot a policy guideline on diversity and inclusion best practices for a year. Companies can expect to…

Government of Alberta Plans to Improve Interprovincial Trade

July 17th, 2019 | shares | tags:

As part of an effort to increase interprovincial free trade, the Government of Alberta has announced that it will make it easier for skilled workers in other Canadian jurisdictions to…

Out of Work—But Not Out of Options

July 3rd, 2019 | shares | tags:

The continued difficulties in Alberta’s energy sector are leading many industry workers to accept positions they’re overqualified for—or face extended unemployment. But for professionals willing to search outside the box,…

Enter the Centennial Photo Contest for a Chance to Win $1,000

June 25th, 2019 | shares | tags:

Do you love taking photos? From mountains to microscopes, professional engineers and geoscientists have fascinating and exciting careers that have helped shape the world around us and improve the quality…

APEGA’s Registrar & CEO Receives Notable Fellowship

June 21st, 2019 | shares | tags:

APEGA Registrar & CEO Jay Nagendran, P.Eng., has been elected as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE), putting him among the boldest and brightest of Canada’s professional…

APEGA and the Fair Registration Practices Act

June 19th, 2019 | shares | tags:

A new Alberta bill introduced by the United Conservative Party aims to increase the speed at which applicants’ credentials are recognized for self-regulated professions. Under Bill 11, the Fair Registration…