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

December 19, 2017 | 0 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 | 0 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 | 0 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 | 0 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 | 0 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 | 0 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…

Major Revisions Included in New Version of Oil and Gas Standard

May 4, 2017 | 0 shares | tags:

APEGA has issued two new professional practice standards, including a major update of the Evaluation of Oil and Gas Resources and Reserves for Public Disclosure Professional Practice Standard.Version 2 of…

Message from President Steve Hrudey, P.Eng., on the Departure of Carol Moen, P.Eng.

April 11, 2017 | 0 shares | tags:

Carol Moen, P.Eng. – until April 1 Registrar for APEGA – has chosen to decline the role of Chief Regulatory Officer (CRO), which will be part of APEGA’s operational structure…

APEGA Warns Against Falsifying Application Materials

April 11, 2017 | 0 shares | tags:

Although it’s uncommon, APEGA sometimes receives applications that contain falsified supporting documentation. Potential professionals should take note – the chances of being caught are high, and the consequences can be…

APEGA Council Recruits New Top Staff Leader

October 28, 2016 | 0 shares | tags:

The search for the new overall APEGA leadership position of Registrar & Chief Executive Officer is now underway, APEGA's President announced on Friday, October 28.Dr. Steve E. Hrudey, P.Eng., FEC,…

Legal Opinion Results in Longer Reinstatement Times

August 25, 2016 | 0 shares | tags:

A recent legal review of APEGA's reinstatement practices has resulted in increases in the time it takes for former Professional Members and Permit Holders to have their names returned to…