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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…

Transition Extension Kicks In for New Codes

June 5th, 2019 | shares | tags:

As of June 1, new transition requirements in Alberta take effect for three new codes, giving municipalities more time for change management. The transition period has been extended to end…

APEGA and ASET Sign Joint Submission

March 21st, 2019 | shares | tags:

 On March 11, 2019, APEGA and the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) signed and submitted a joint letter to the Government of Alberta (GoA) recommending…

Engineering and Geoscience Companies in Multiple Jurisdictions

March 11th, 2019 | shares | tags:

 Through the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act, APEGA is mandated by the provincial government to establish, maintain, and enforce the qualifications and standards for the practices of engineering and geoscience…

New Experience Assessment System Goes Live

April 27th, 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…

APEGA 2017 Annual Report Available for Download

April 24th, 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…

APEGA Presents Position on Independent Scopes for Technologists

April 18th, 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…

Completing Alberta Building Code Schedules

March 12th, 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 23rd, 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…

ASET 44-Page Report Titled Evidence Over Rhetoric

January 26th, 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…

We Agree – The Importance of Protecting the Public is Paramount

November 20th, 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 10th, 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 27th, 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 29th, 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 8th, 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…