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•   Early Bird Registration Closes March 2, 8:30 AM for AIA Conference, Banff, March 31 to April 2   •   Early Bird Registration Closes March 2, 8:30 AM for AIA Conference, Banff, March 31 to April 2   •

Agrology, the Agricultural and Environmental Profession

Click Here to Apply Now for Registration with the AIA
Click Here for Information on Completing your Agrologist Designation

 

 

2015 Banff Conference! March 31st - April 2nd, 2015 

                                                                    

THREE DAYS LEFT!

Early Bird closing on March 2, 8:30 AM

 

Left for Early Bird Registration!!! CLICK HERE for 10 Reasons to Attend!

One KEY reason to attend:  Your AIA Council will be hosting a dialogue at the AGM with all present to discuss:

  • How do we ensure the public interest is protected?  What is public interest?
  • How do we ensure regulated members are practicing ethically and competently?
  • What are the opportunities for PAgs/RTAgs to become better recognized by the public?

 

Discover the other nine reasons to attend by checking the link above! 


INSTITUTE ROLE
The Alberta Institute of Agrologist’s authority derives from The Agrology Profession Act (APA) and The Agrology Regulation
Section 3 (1) of the APA states “The institute must”:
(a) carry out its activities and govern its regulated members in a manner that protects and serves the public interest,
(b) provide direction to and regulate the practice of agrology by its regulated members,
(c) establish, maintain and enforce standards of practice, registration and continuing competence for the practice of agrology
(d) establish, maintain and enforce a code of ethics, and
(e) carry on the activities of the Institute and perform other duties and functions by the exercise of the powers conferred by this Act.

THE PRACTICE OF AGROLOGY
The Profession of Agrology focuses on science as it applies directly or indirectly to the management of biophysical resources, food production systems, food security and safety, and environmental quality. The practice of agrology in Alberta encompasses four Agrology sectors: Life Sciences, Environment, Agriculture and Food with 43 practice areas.

PUBLIC COMPLAINTS
The public has access to a fair and responsive complaint process to address incompetent or unethical practice by registered agrology professionals.


EMPLOYMENT POSTINGS
The Institute will be offering your company the best targeted employment posting service in the industry for agrology related positions. Your employment posting will be emailed directly to your target market of 2,500 Alberta agrologists every Friday in the weekly agrologists update. A fee will be charged for this exclusive service. Please click here to view the Employment Posting Service page on our website for more details.

To Visit any of the other 9 Agrology Institutes in Canada click on one of the following links:

BC Institute of Agrologists      SK Institute of Agrologists     MB Institute of Agrologists
ON Institute of Agrologists     QC Institute of Agrologists     NL Institute of Agrologists
NB Institute of Agrologist       NS Institute of Agrologists     PEI Institute of Agrologists

 

 

 
  • Registration paid: 2,528
  • CPD Compliant: 2,096
  • Declaration completed: 2,341
    Total Members: 2643

 

Quick Links

2015 Annual Banff Conference Click Here to register!

2014-2015 Council Members: Click Here

2014 Conference Green Paper: Click Here


Council Approved 3-Credit Courses: Click here to view.

AIA Member Benefits: Click here for information.

General Practice Standard: Click here

Classroom Agriculture Program: Click here for new video!

Recent Graduates: Click here for information.
 
AIA Public Survey: Click here

AIA Video: Click here to view.

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