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Graduate Recognition

Graduates from a TAC or CTAB accredited program benefit by their academic credentials being recognized by provincial and international certifying bodies. See below for more information.

Canadian Recognition

 
Provincial Certifying Body TAC
Accredited 
Program
Gradute
CTAB
Accredited
Program
Graduate
Internationally
Accredited
Program
Graduate
AETTNL (Newfoundland and Labrador) Yes Yes Yes
ASET (Alberta) Yes No No
ASTTBC (British Columbia) Yes No No
CTTAM (Manitoba) Yes Yes Yes
ITP (Prince Edward Island) Yes Yes Yes
NBSCETT/STTAGNB (New Brunswick) Yes Yes Yes
OACETT (Ontario) Yes No No
TPS (Saskatchewan) Yes No No
TechNova (Nova Scotia) No Yes Yes

International Recognition

Graduates of CTAB accredited programs benefit by their academic credentials recognized  in a number of countries through the Sydney Accord, signed June 25, 2001 and the Dublin Accord, signed May 13, 2002. Graduates of TAC accredited program are not yet recognized internationally.
 
Accord Level Signatories
Sydney   Technologist   Australia, Canada, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Ireland, Korea, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States, Malaysia, Peru *, Sri Lanka *
Dublin Technician Australia, Canada, Ireland, Korea, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States, Malaysia

* provisional signatory

For more information about international recognition, visit the International Engineering Alliance.