Benefits of Membership

What do ASET members get for < $1 per day? *

* based on the 2019 renewal rate of a C.E.T. $355 / 365 days = $.97 per day

Connection

ASET is the professional organization for technicians and technologists in the Province of Alberta.

As a Member you are connected to over 17,000+ individuals, including full-time technology students, recent graduates and fully certified members.

Whatever your preferred method of communication (in-person, digitally, socially, collaboratively), we have the right avenue to help connect you with your profession and the business community to build meaningful relationships to build and grow your professional network and your career! 

Influence

An ASET membership gives you a voice on the issues that matter. By volunteering with ASET’s many committees you can ensure that government, educators and policymakers are aware of the topics and issues that matter most to our profession. Everyone can play their part in advocating the importance and relevance of our professional association in our communities. 

Insight

ASET members receive access to a broad range of education events and programs designed to keep you informed on emerging trends and developments. Your membership gives you direct access to our Career Center which equips you the latest professional development tools, perspectives and strategies to compete, grow and prosper!

Savings

ASET Members can realize thousands of dollars in discounts with auto and home insurance and special reward programs designed specifically for you.

Professional Brand

Whether you are marketing your own individual brand, or you are an organization who values the connection to a professional brand, association with ASET allows you position yourself as a technology professional and stand out compared to those who are not.  As an ASET member you are immediately recognized and embraced as committed to the science and engineering technology profession!

Opportunity

Looking for a new job, want to advance in your career?  ASET job board connects with career opportunities that only our members can see.

Would you like to know how your compensation compares to others in the profession? Then check out our annual salary and compensation survey.  This tool provides our Members with instant access to the most current industry data available to make your case!

Protection

Each of our certified members have $50,000 professional liability insurance protection for claims arising from work in their professional capacity.  In addition, we have optional coverage up to $5 million for discounted rates.

Accountability for one’s work is the hallmark of professionalism, and this protection is another way we support you in your role.

Your ASET Membership is valuable – renew it today


Renewing Your Membership

In 2018, the ASET website was updated which included strengthening the minimum password requirements to log in. If you have not recently updated your password, you will need to reset your password. Visit the ASET Password Reset page to reset your password online.

Please note your Membership Renewal Invoice is available online ONLY and will not be mailed.

  1. Login to the ASET website.  Your username is your membership number.
    • Example: Member Number - 12345
    • Username is 012345 (Username must be 6 digits; use zeros in front of your membership number as needed).
  2. Select ‘Pay Dues’ from your member profile after you login to the ASET Website (your member profile is the purple icon in the top right corner after you have logged in to the ASET website)
  3. Click on the ‘Renew Now’ button and follow the steps to update your contact information, view your 2019 invoice, and pay your dues.

If you come across any questions during the process, please review the Frequently Asked Questions below or contact us at asetadmin@aset.ab.ca if you need any assistance.


2019 Annual ASET Membership

Renewal

Membership Level Regular Rate Unemployed/Retired Rate*
T.T. $150 $37.50
C.Tech. $355 $88.75
C.E.T. $355 $88.75
R.E.T. $380 $95
P.Tech. $400 $100
Permit to Practice $495 N/A

*ASET members who are unemployed or retired in 2018 must submit the Membership Status Form to qualify for the reduced rate.

Reinstatement

Membership Level Rate
C.Tech./C.E.T. $500*
P.Tech. $550*


*Please be advised that the reinstatement fee is non-refundable.


FAQ

Q:When do I have to renew my ASET membership?

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Q:How do I print my 2019 Member Renewal Invoice?

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Q:How can I pay my dues?

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Q:How can I access my 2019 ASET Dues Receipt?

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Q:After downloading my 2019 Dues Receipt the amount shows up as 0 even though I have paid my dues. Why did this happen?

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Q:How do I access my ASET Membership Card once I have paid my 2019 Membership Dues?

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Q:I am a certified member – what are my Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements?

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Q:My Membership Status has changed (due to temporary unemployment/leave or retirement, etc.) – what do I need to do?

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Q:I did not pay my 2019 membership dues before the deadlines but I want to maintain my ASET Membership? What do I need to do?

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Q:What are the late fees that will be applied to my 2019 dues if I have not paid them in full by January 1, 2019?

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Q:I am retiring. What are the benefits of maintaining my ASET Membership as a Retired Member?

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