Archive: Chelsea Pukanich

  • NAPEG 2023 Renewal is now open

    November 1, 2022

    2023 NAPEG Renewal is now open!   Please log into your account through NAPEG’s self-service area on NAPEG’s website to renew your license to practice in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.   If this will be your first time logging in to NAPEG’s self-service area or you’ve forgotten your password, click “Forgot Password” to receive a password reset email. Follow the instructions provided. If you don’t see the email in your inbox, please check your junk folder.   Registration is valid until December 31, 2022. Please ensure your renewal is complete and your annual dues are paid by January 1.…

  • APEGA assists international applicants navigate registration

    October 7, 2022

    APEGA assists international applicants navigate registration The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) is sharing about its work assisting international applicants, most notably with the help of its International Qualifications Officer. Enayat Aminzadah has been an International Qualifications Officer at APEGA for the past eight years. “During that time, he has provided an empathetic connection for people in refugee-like situations seeking to apply to become a professional engineer or geoscientist,” Megan Braithwaite, APEGA Content Creator, shared. “He was once a refugee, moving from Afghanistan to Canada. His experiences living in a war zone and seeing his family…

  • Engineers Canada reiterates the licensing requirements for IT-related disciplines

    September 8, 2022

    Engineers Canada and the 12 engineering regulators across Canada have co-signed a statement reiterating that the use of titles such as “software engineer”, “computer engineer”, and similar titles that prefix “engineer” within IT-related disciplines and practices are restricted to those who are licensed as an engineer.   “As the development of software and computer technology grows exponentially, it is more important than ever that the public know whether the people creating those technologies have the skills, expertise, and obligations of an engineer,” says Gerard McDonald, MBA, P.Eng., ICD.D, Chief Executive Officer of Engineers Canada. “The title ‘engineer’ is a protected term…