This page tells current members-in-training what steps you need to complete before you can apply as a professional member. If you are currently registered as a professional member in another jurisdiction in Canada, refer to the Inter-Association Mobility page. If you were formerly registered as a professional member with APEGS or another jurisdiction in Canada, refer to the Reinstatement page.
Requirements (for professional engineer or professional geoscientist)
Four years of acceptable experience including one year in a Canadian or equivalent-to-Canadian environment (normally anywhere in Canada or the United States. See Experience Guideline 1 for details).
Pass the Professional Practice Exam (PPE), which is an exam on Canadian law and ethics.
Three satisfactory professional references
- English competence
If your first language is not English and you have not completed a university degree at an institution where the language of instruction was English, then you must provide proof of competence in English*. See the English_Competence Policy details.
Once you have four years of experience approved and you have passed the PPE, you must apply as a professional member. See the Professional Member web page for instructions.
NEW - at the bottom of this page, see the YouTube video of the brief overview on how to become a P.Eng. or P.Geo. with APEGS.
If you have any questions concerning the application process for professional membership, please contact the Registration Assistant at the APEGS office: Local Regina 525-9547, Toll free 1-800-500-9547 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Video - Brief overview of how to become a P.Eng. or P.Geo.
Below is a YouTube video on how to become a P.Eng. or P.Geo.