Reclassification
for more information please contact:

Monica Strohhaecker
Registration Services Coordinator

780.425.0626 (Ext. 514)
Email: monicas@aset.ab.ca

Reclassification

C.Tech. to C.E.T.

C.Tech. members who have obtained the necessary qualifications for technologist-level certification may apply for C.E.T. reclassification according to the guidelines outlined below.  All requests for reclassification are reviewed by the ASET Board of Examiners.

C.Tech. to C.E.T. Reclassification Fee: $300
ASET Professional Practice Exam Fee (includes GST): $252
Certification Exam Fee (includes GST): $252

I. Members Applying Within One Year of C.Tech. Certification:

  1. Provide additional application information according to decision letter from the ASET Board of Examiners*

*Applicants are provided with a period of one year in which to reclassify without a reclassification fee
 

II. Members Applying After One Year of C.Tech. Certification:

A. Non-graduate or Graduate of a Technician, Military, or Apprenticeship program

  1. Please submit the Reclassification Application Form (below) and required documents through email; reclassification applications are not submitted online
  2. Complete a Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition portfolio if you are not a graduate of a technical program and have not previously submitted a portfolio or a reclassification program assigned by the Board of Examiners. 
  3. Demonstrate equivalency to a two-year technologist diploma program by passing a certification examination (effective April 1, 2016)
    • The certification examination tests applicants’ skills and knowledge in relation to their field of practice. Discipline-specific exams are available in the Civil, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, and Petroleum disciplines. All other applicants complete the Fundamentals of Technology examination. Exam manuals are available for download with full information about the examination.
  4. Provide all documentation currently required for C.E.T. applicants (excluding resubmission of any transcripts or foreign credential assessments on file)
  5. Pass the ASET PPE (for members who have not written a PPE, or who wrote the ASET PPE prior to May 2015)

B. Graduate of a two-year Technologist Diploma Program

  1. Please submit the Reclassification Application Form (below) and required documents through email; reclassification applications are not submitted online
  2. Provide all documentation currently required for C.E.T. applicants (excluding resubmission of any transcripts or foreign credential assessments on file)
    • Applicants who are graduates of a program outside of Alberta (Canadian and International) must also pass a certification examination (effective April 1, 2016).
    • The certification examination tests applicants’ skills and knowledge in relation to their field of practice. Discipline-specific exams are available in the Civil, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, and Petroleum disciplines. All other applicants complete the Fundamentals of Technology examination. Exam manuals are available for download with full information about the examination.
  3. Pass the ASET PPE (for members who have not written a PPE, or who wrote the ASET PPE prior to May 2015)


Please note that the reclassification fee is equivalent to the current C.E.T. application fee.