Working in Ontario
The geoscience profession is regulated in the Province of Ontario by the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario (APGO). The APGO is responsible for setting admission standards, and regulating the practice of professional geoscience in Ontario.
Tools and Information
The Ontario Government has partnered with the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario to create a Career Map for internationally trained geoscientists (currently being updated). The Career Map explains in detail every step of the registration process and also includes information about the language requirements, industry trends, labour market conditions, the credential assessment process, licensing fees and other important information.
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Global Experience Ontario helps internationally trained and educated individuals in regulated non-health professions find out how to qualify for professional practice in Ontario.
Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario
60 St. Clair Ave East, Suite 913
Toronto, Ontario M4T 1N5
To learn about occupations in Canada, visit the Working in Canada website. This site will help you identify the name of your occupation in Canada. It will also give you important information about your profession in many regions of Canada, including job duties, skill requirements and wage rates. To learn about your occupation, visit the website and click the ‘Start’ button on the main page.