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Updated Authentication Standard: Sign Up for an Information Session

February 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

Updated August 22 Understanding and properly implementing authentication, particularly in the online, digital space, is one of the most talked-about challenges members face in practising the APEGA professions. To improve…

MSSC Update: Changes to How APEGA Collects Your Education Updates

February 6, 2018 | shares | tags:

Members:APEGA is no longer collecting education updates from professional members. Academic qualifications for professional members are already verified, so changes to education status aren’t needed for our records or to…

ASET 44-Page Report Titled Evidence Over Rhetoric

January 26, 2018 | shares | tags:

On January 23, the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) released a 44-page report titled Evidence over Rhetoric, in which ASET outlines the results of a…

Second Phase of Permit Dues Increases Will Take Effect on July 1

December 19, 2017 | shares | tags:

As you may be aware, APEGA Council approved a change in its permit dues model in December 2016. Permit dues increase with the size of the company, as measured by…

Council Assigns Increase in Dues to Risk Management

December 7, 2017 | shares | tags:

On November 30, Council approved a 2018 dues increase to enable APEGA to improve the way it mitigates risk, as the organization progresses in its efforts to become a stronger…

We Agree – The Importance of Protecting the Public is Paramount

November 20, 2017 | shares | tags:

On November 8, 2017, Barry Cavanaugh, Chief Executive Officer and General Counsel of the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET), posted a news item on ASET's…

Members Win Seats on Municipal Councils

November 17, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA encourages Professional Members to leverage their skills, ethics, and expertise in public office. Doing just that are eight Members who won seats in Alberta's municipal elections, October 16, and…

APEGA and ASET's Joint Regulatory Relationship

November 10, 2017 | shares | tags:

We invite all interested individuals to learn more about the joint regulatory relationship between APEGA and ASET, and how it relates to protecting the public.The video below discusses APEGA's position…

Is Your Employer Using Compliant Job Titles?

October 27, 2017 | shares | tags:

With 2018 business planning in full swing, it’s the perfect time for your company to ensure its job titles comply with APEGA requirements. Are the people your company calls engineers…

P.Eng. Exemption Remains in Labour Relations Code

September 29, 2017 | shares | tags:

An exemption from collective bargaining for Professional Engineers remains intact, after a Government of Alberta (GoA) review of provincial labour legislation. Removal of the exemption may have limited the ability of…

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Salary Survey Available Now

September 28, 2017 | shares | tags:

Data from 246 employer participants make this year's Value of Professional Services even more reliable than last year's edition. The summary version of the 2017 report — informally called the salary survey —…

Coalition Says Tax Changes May Harm Professionals and Others

September 14, 2017 | shares | tags:

The Government of Canada continues to hear from Canadians about the effect its proposed tax changes will have on small and medium-sized businesses. The government says the proposed changes are…

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Multi-Year Legislative Review Reaches Government Phase

July 27, 2017 | shares | tags:

The APEGA Legislative Review has entered its final stages now that proposed recommendations have passed Council review. These recommendations have been forwarded to the Government of Alberta.This spring, the fifth…

APEGA Member Dr. Fran Hein, P.Geol., Receives 2017 Canadian Professional Geoscientist Award

June 23, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA is pleased to announce that this year’s recipient of the Canadian Professional Geoscientist Award is Dr. Fran Hein, P.Geol., of Calgary. Senior Geology Advisor at the Alberta Energy Regulator,…

Proactive Continuing Professional Development Reviews Start Summer 2017

June 23, 2017 | shares | tags:

Starting in July, APEGA is implementing an enhanced review process to further ensure that Professional Members comply with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements. If you are randomly selected for one…