Engineer-in-Training – Canadian Graduates

The following steps will walk Canadian graduates through the process of applying as an engineer-in-training.

  1. First you must determine if you have a Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB) accredited bachelor’s degree in engineering. You can check this by clicking here.
  2. Next, create a user account with APEGS by clicking here.
  3. You will need to check your email for an “APEGS sign up verification” from apegs@apegs.ca. The link in this email will take you to the APEGS Central homepage.
  4. From there, you will need to go to the “Applications” quick link on the left side of the page, select “Apply Now” and choose the engineer-in-training Canadian Graduate application type. To submit your application online, you must pay the application fee of by credit card.
  5. Go to Fees to view additional payment options.
  6. Finally, you must send the following required documents to APEGS:
Good Character Requirement

If, during the application process, APEGS discovers that an applicant may not meet the Good Character Guideline then action will be taken.

What Happens Next?

After you have been approved, an invoice for annual registration fees, prorated for the remainder of the year, will be posted to your online profile. After you have paid your registration fees you can use the “engineer-in-training” title. You will receive an electronic image of your seal and a certificate in the mail. You do not need this certificate in your possession to start using the title “engineer-in-training”.

Please Note: You must you keep your APEGS profile information up to date, as APEGS will regularly need to contact you by both email and regular mail.