Geoscientists Nova Scotia

    We are committed to holding paramount the health, safety and welfare of the public and the protection of the environment while contributing significantly to the economy of Nova Scotia.

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    A few years ago, we came together (as Past Presidents, Council and Practicing Members) to align our vision and priorities for the Association. Out of this process, a five-year strategic plan was created which included multi-year strategic priorities that could then be translated into action items with rough timelines and accountability.
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    Member Insurance and Benefit Programs

    APGNS offers members a variety of voluntary and automatic coverage plans.

    Visit our Member Benefits page to explore how and why these programs affect you, and which exclusive programs are available to you as a Member in Good Standing. Our programs include:

    • Exclusive Insurance Programs
    • Professional Retiree Health & Dental Plans
    • The APGNS Secondary Professional Liability Insurance Policy (all Members in Good Standing are covered by this policy - why?)

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    2018 CPD Short Course

    Your Career and Public Reporting
    Presented by Amy Tizzard, M.Sc., P.Geo.

    Friday February 2, 2018
    Holiday Inn, Truro, NS

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    Project Manager (Part-time) - Geoscience Admissions Support Tools Phase II Project

    Geoscientists Canada has been awarded funding for a new project through a contribution agreement with Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) - International Credentials Recognition Program. This creates the need for a Project Manager, part time, to start shortly.

    The project - which is a direct follow-on to the AST Phase I Project - will focus on Admissions Support Tools, including, to develop assessment support tools for the consideration of internationally-trained (and Canadian trained) geoscientists applying for professional licensure.

    View this job notice on the Geoscientists Canada Website.

    Geoscientists Canada’s Project Manager Search Committee has set until Wednesday, 21 February 2018 for receipt of applications.

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