Certified Technology Professionals of Nova Scotia

TechNova is the professional organization for technicians and technologists in the Province of Nova Scotia. Our society was incorporated in 1967 and is responsible for administering the Applied Science Technology Act of Nova Scotia.

  • “Taking pride in the excellence we have achieved in our careers…and providing support to those up and coming. That’s what membership means to me ” – Nate Dimock, C. Tech – Stantec Consulting Ltd.
  • “With more and more employers seeking trained professionals I am glad I took the time to become a certified member of TechNova” – Mark Bamford, C. Tech
  • “Having a Nationally recognized certification enables me to conduct myself professionally and with confidence in my knowledge and skill” – Janice Kidson, C. Tech – AMEC

Membership Has Its Benefits!

As a fully certified member, you gain exclusive access to:

  • Use CET, C.Tech, or ASCT Designation
  • Order your Technology Ring & Professional Stamp
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Life insurance, Extended Health, Accident Protection, Disability & Dental
  • Discounts on Work Apparel & Footwear
  • and more!

Statement on TechNova Response to Coronavirus

AGM Swag Now Available, Call/Email to find out how to get yours!

(902) 463-3236 / info@technova.ca



Only TechNova members in good standing are eligible to receive these special rates! If your company is interested in offering value added services to TechNova’s members, please contact Vivian Ernst info@technova.ca!


Employing certified technicians or technologists boosts a businesses credibility and provides a distinct competitive edge when bidding on contracts. With a certified employee, you have someone who is guaranteed to be trained to a national standard.

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Internationally Trained

If you’ve been trained outside Canada, it is recommended that you have your educational credentials assessed to determine their equivalency to Canadian educational standards. TechNova uses the CCTT Foreign Data Base. For more details, please click below.

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Technology Careers

The Canadian Technical Employment Network (CTEN) is a coast-to-coast, web-based job referral system that brings technologists and technicians together with prospective employers. As a service of the provincial technology associations, there is no charge for members.

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