Requirements and Applications

Membership with ASET means working towards and meeting a high standard of academic excellence, ongoing technical experience and ethical, reliable professionalism and accountability. ASET’s credentials are well-known in industry and are highly respected marks of quality. Start your path to success today!

Membership Levels

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Student


For those enrolled in an appropriate full-time program.

 
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Tech. in Training


For Graduates gaining min. technical experience.

 
 
 
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Certified Technician


For professionals with 2 years of technical experience.

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Certified Engineering Technologist


For professionals with 2 years of technical experience.

 
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Professional Technologist


For C.E.T.'s with Min 6 years of experience, with 2 years under P.Eng. or P.Geo. supervision.


Permit To Practice

An ASET Permit to Practice is issued to those partnerships, corporations, and other legal entities employing professional technologists: P.Tech.(Eng.) or P.Tech.(Geo.). The permit is issued in the organization’s name within the scope of practice of those professional technologists who are responsible for the practice of the ASET permit holder.

Visit the Permit to Practice Overview page for further details.


Help Me Decide

Do you need help in determining which ASET Professional Designation that you should apply for? Simply check the appropriate education and work experience buttons below and press “See My ASET Options”. The system will automatically direct you to Designation that is the best match for you.

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Existing and Former Members

For existing applicants and members or former members.




Nationally Accredited Programs

The following post-secondary programs have been granted national program accreditation status by TAC.

Alberta

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
Program Name Program Level Accreditation Date
Chemical Engineering Technology Technology 2016 - 2021
Chemical Laboratory Technology Technology 2016 - 2021
Electrical Engineering Technology Technology 2016 - 2021
Instrumentation Engineering Technology Technology 2016 - 2021
Geomatics Engineering Technology Technology 2016 - 2021

British Columbia

Kwantlen Polytechnic
Program Name Program Level Accreditation Date
Environmental Protection Technology Technology 2016 - 2021


Ontario

Georgian College
Program Name Program Level Accreditation Date
Electrical Engineering Technology Technology 2014 - 2019
 
Cambrian College
Program Name Program Level Accreditation Date
Mining Engineering Technology Technology 2015 - 2020
Civil Engineering Technology Technology 2017 - 2022

Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Program Name Program Level Accreditation Date
Mining Engineering Technology Technology 2015 - 2020


*Updated on February 23, 2017.