Membership Classifications

Certified Member

The category of Certified will include Applied Science Technologist, Certified Engineering Technologist, Professional Technologist, Certified Engineering Technician and Certified Technician. These classifications are available to individuals who have achieved a combination of academic credits and experience acceptable to the association. Certified Members will upon admission and payment of the requisite membership fee, be afforded the right to attend Provincial meetings, participate, make motions, vote and hold office. Certified Members remain as such as long as they keep current with their annual dues.

Associate Member

The category of Associate Member is open to those who are employed in the related engineering fields, but are unable to meet the academic requirements. Students in the second year of a Technician Course or third year of a Technology Program or a new graduate with less than two years of technical experience or equivalent may also be granted Associate Membership. They will upon admission and payment of the requisite membership fee, be afforded the right to attend Provincial meetings and participate, however may not take motions, vote nor hold office. Associate members may remain for no more than five years before becoming certified members of the Association, unless satisfactory reasons for not becoming certified members are presented to Council.

Student Member

The category of Student Member is open to any person, who is enrolled as a student at a recognized institute. They will be afforded the right to attend meetings only and to speak but not to make motions, vote or hold office. They will pay annual fees as prescribed in the schedule of fees.