Pathway to Licensure for IEEs in Nova Scotia


Why should you come to Nova Scotia prepared?

Being prepared before you arrive can benefit you in many ways:

  • Encourages you to have realistic expectations
  • Saves you time when you do arrive
  • Ensures that you bring all relevant documents with you
  • Can make your application process with Engineers Nova Scotia go smoother

Here is what being “prepared” means:

  • Understanding how your occupation is regulated in Nova Scotia
  • Understanding the licensure process in Nova Scotia and considering how the requirements might be different from your country of origin
  • Knowing what documents you need to bring with you
  • Knowing what actions you can take before leaving your country of origin to make the licensing process go faster


How prepared are you? 


As you read through this section, think about what you can do to be more prepared.