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New Experience Assessment System Goes Live

April 27, 2018 | shares | tags:

Updated May 2, 2018APEGA has launched an improved system for reporting and examining the work experience of applicants applying for professional engineer and engineering licensee designations. Anyone applying to be a…

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APEGA 2017 Annual Report Available for Download

April 24, 2018 | shares | tags:

Alberta’s recession strongly influenced APEGA governance and operations over the last several years, resulting in tough decisions that will carry the organization into the future, APEGA leaders say in APEGA…

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Environmental Technology Champion Receives Premier Summit Award

April 20, 2018 | shares | tags:

Leah Lawrence, P.Eng., right, shares a smile with outgoing President Jane Tink, P.Eng., as she's presented the 2018 Centennial Leadership Award. Every day, APEGA members apply their brainpower, knowledge, compassion, and…

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From Refugee Camp to APEGA Leadership: 99th President Sworn In

April 20, 2018 | shares | tags:

Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., FEC, FGC (Hon.), delivers his maiden speech as APEGA President A resettlement and human rights advocate from Calgary is the 99th President of APEGA. Nima Dorjee, P.Eng., FEC,…

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APEGA Presents Position on Independent Scopes for Technologists

April 18, 2018 | shares | tags:

After consulting members, permit holders, and non-member stakeholders about independent scopes of practice for engineering and geoscience technologists, APEGA has submitted its findings to the Government of Alberta in a…

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Voters Choose Geoscientist as 2019 President

March 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

APEGA voters have spoken, electing a prominent geoscientist as their 2018-2019 President-Elect. George Eynon, P.Geo., was the top vote-getter in the executive portion of APEGA Election 2018, a month-long polling…

Completing Alberta Building Code Schedules

March 12, 2018 | shares | tags:

The following notice is for licensed professionals who provide services subject to the Alberta Building Code.The Government of Alberta has notified APEGA of instances when Schedule C has been requested…

Last Chance Approaches to Attend Information Session on New Authentication Standard

February 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

Updated August 22 & October 16The end draws near for APEGA consultations on an improved and clarified approach to authenticating documents. Sessions continue until November 1, as a subject-matter panel…

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…