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To apply to be become an Engineer-in-Training in Nova Scotia, you must have a Bachelor of Engineering Degree that is: 


Requirements for a complete Engineer-in-Training application:

  • completed EIT Online Application
  • Applicable application fee
    • An invoice for current year EIT dues will be generated in your online account for payment once your application is processed. 
  • Original transcript of marks sent from the University
    • by email to or
    • by mail to Engineers Nova Scotia, 1355 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1Y9
    • through the MyCreds (or equivalent) platform
  • A copy of degree certificate
    • Can be uploaded with application by the applicant
    • To apply before convocation, applicant must request that a letter be sent from the University Registrar's office to Engineers Nova Scotia confirming that degree requirements have been completed/met.
  • Detailed resume
    • Must include start and end dates for all engineering positions to date
  • Detailed engineering experience records 
    • ​Submitted to a mentor through the Mentorship Program
  • Current, valid, government issued, photo identification with signature


Detailed Experience Record Forms

EITs who have not met the 48-month experience requirement are required to document their engineering experience using the Detailed Experience Record Form(s). Experience records must be signed and submitted to Engineers Nova Scotia in six-month intervals.


Detailed experience record forms and information on how to complete them can be found on the Application Resources page.


Information on the Mentor Program can be found on the Mentor Program page.