• “ 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”
    Nate Dimock, C. Tech - Stantec Consulting Ltd.
  • “ 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 ”
    Janice Kidson, C. Tech - AMEC


First awarded in 2004, the Industry Excellence Award is presented to an employer in Nova Scotia who has demonstrated consistent support of TechNova and its members. To be considered for this award, the employer must show support in the form of:
• recognizing the value of professional certification among technicians and technologists. This requirement can be satisfied by hiring certified members, subsidizing their membership dues, or promoting certification among technology staff
• providing members with adequate professional development opportunities
• operating a safe work environment for its employees
• allowing members time off to volunteer for TechNova as a Council or committee member, or to take part in TechNova-sponsored events or programs
• operating within the TechNova Code of Ethics