Committees

The affairs of the association are managed by Council and the CEO, and are supplemented by standing boards and committees, and ad hoc committees and task forces which may be established by Council.
 
Committee
Function
AIBC/APEGBC Certified Professional Program Specialist Designation Working Group  
AIBC/APEGBC Enhanced Building Envelope Services Specialist Designation Working Group  
APEG Foundation A registered charity that supports engineering and geoscience education through scholarships.
APEGBC/ABCFP Joint Practice Board Considers issues under the involving the education and practice of engineering, geoscience and forestry in the forest sector.
ASTTBC-APEGBC Joint Board  
Audit Committee Oversees the association's external audit, financial and risk management affairs and internal controls.
Benevolent Fund Society A registered charity devoted to assisting members in financial distress.
Board of Examiners Evaluates academic qualifications of applicants.
Branches Geographical groups of members that carry on local activities.
Building Codes Committee Reviews matters relating to building regulations in BC.
Building Enclosure Committee Advises on matters related to the building enclosure area of practice.
Certified Professional Advisory Committee  
Climate Change Advisory Group  
Consulting Practice Committee Reviews matters relating to professional aspects of engineering and geoscience consulting.
Continuing Professional Development Committee Reviews matters relating to continuing professional development for members.
Discipline Committee Discipline Panels hold courts of inquiry into conduct of members.
Division for the Advancement of Women in Engineering and Geoscience (DAWEG) APEGBC Division to review professional issues affecting women engineers and geoscientists.
Division of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (DEERE) APEGBC Division to review professional issues affecting energy efficiency and renewable energy for engineers and geoscientists.
Division of Engineers and Geoscientists in the Resource Sector (DEGIRS) APEGBC Division to review professional issues affecting geoscientists and engineers working in the forest industry.
Division of Environmental Professionals (DEP) APEGBC Division to review professional issues affecting environmental engineering and environmental geoscience.
Editorial Board Advises on editorial content and solicits articles for Innovation.
EIT/GIT Online Reviewers  
Environment Advises Council on appropriate association stance on environmental matters including new legislation.
Executive Committee As delegated by Council, acts for Council when time dictates.
Geoscience Committee Reviews academic qualifications and experience of applicants for registration.
Geotechnical Engineering Task Force  
Governance Committee  
Investigation Committee Investigates complaints against members. Recommends formal hearings as warranted.
Mentoring Committee Assists EITs and GITs in working towards professional registration.
Municipal Engineers Division APEGBC Division to review professional issues affecting municipal engineers.
Nominating Committee  
Organizational Quality Management Committee  
Practice Review Committee Responsible for practice review of members.
Professional Practice Committee  
Registration Committee Sets and implements the policies of Council regarding the application process and professional licensing with APEGBC.
Registration Fairness Panel  
Registration Interviewers  
Registration Process Re-Engineering Task Force  
Science Games Steering Committee  
SEABC/APEGBC Joint Professional Practice Committee  
Seismic Peer Review Committee  
Special Task Force on Alternative Admissions/Registration Systems  
Standing Awards Committee Solicits and reviews nominations for association awards and recommends winners to Council.
Structural Qualifications Board Liaises with other committees and keep Council and the engineering community informed of the program progress.
Sustainability Committee Promotes an understanding of the sustainability principles and the benefits of their application in professional practice.
Value For Money Steering Committee