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Member Benefits

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Member Benefits - Discounts

Benefit from special group insurance rates on professional liability, home, auto, travel, pet including health benefits. We also offer a variety of discounts on training, services, retail partners and special experiences. 

Get a list of partners and discounts through the members’ portal.

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Salary Survey

OACETT’s 2022 Salary Survey includes critical salary and compensation information accessible through an interactive dashboard and report available to all OACETT members on the Member Portal. Whether you are looking for a job, negotiating a salary, or hiring, this report is an excellent resource designed specifically for the engineering and applied science technology profession.

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CTEN Job Board

Members also get access to the Canadian Technical Employment Network (CTEN), a national job board, to connect you with many employers specifically looking for technicians and technologists across Canada. 

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Networking Opportunities

As a member, you have invaluable opportunities to connect and interact with other engineering technology professionals and key stakeholders at your local chapter and OACETT meetings and events. All events are posted on our website and promoted to members via social media and e-mail.

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Volunteer Opportunities

OACETT has many volunteer opportunities that members can apply for. These include OACETT’s Board, Committees, Task Forces, and Chapter Executives. We also have additional special volunteer opportunities for Students. Volunteering with OACETT can provide you with the opportunity to grow your leadership skills, network, and develop professionally by exchanging ideas with peers and connecting in person or virtually throughout the year. To find out more about volunteer opportunities, please be on the lookout for email, website, and social media notices from OACETT and your local chapter.

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Discounted CPD

OACETT and your local chapter offer a variety of discounted and free Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses and webinars to help members stay up-to-date professionally while ensuring they meet OACETT's mandatory professional development requirements. Please note CPD is only applicable to Certified and Associate members who have not been certified within the required timelines. Whether it's soft skills, technical skills, self-study, or interactive learning, we offer a variety of options that are applicable to members across multiple disciplines.

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Stay Informed

As a member, you have exclusive access to key resources and publications which include: The Ontario Technologist magazine, the Tech Takes podcastETech News, the salary survey,  and regular updates on the progress and achievements of your professional association. 

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Rings & Frames

All OACETT members can purchase rings and stamps through OACETT's member portal.