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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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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…

Two-day Conference Takes Over Shaw Conference Centre April 19 and 20

March 29, 2018 | shares | tags:

Walk-in registrations will be accepted at the APEGA AGM & Conference, this week at the Shaw Convention Centre in Edmonton. A total of 24 professional development sessions are on tap,…

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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…

Updated Authentication Standard: Intensive Consultations Planned to Begin in September

February 23, 2018 | shares | tags:

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 definitions and add…

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The Wait Is Over—Be a Voter

February 16, 2018 | shares | tags:

Polls are now open. You have until Monday, March 19, at 12 noon to access your ballot and vote in APEGA Election 2018. Don’t miss this important chance to elect…

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…

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…

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…

New Permit Dues Schedule Takes Effect July 1

May 8, 2017 | shares | tags:

APEGA has traditionally used a one-size-fits-all dues schedule for Permit Holders. That changes this summer with the launch of the first phase of a new permit dues schedule — one that better…