Why join SASTT as a Student Member.

A commonly asked question is why join SASTT as a Student Member.

Becoming a Student Member is the first step in your chosen field of technology to becoming a registered professional member of SASTT.

When you graduate from your chosen discipline, you can apply to SASTT to upgrade your membership from Student Member to an Associate Member for the duration of the two year, discipline related, work experience required.

As a Student Member, you have access to:

  • Member Benefits
  • SASTT Journal and mail outs that keep you updated on current news and/or events
  • Salary Survey – an excellent tool to use when applying for work, negotiating or annual pay increases
  • Employment Opportunities posted on the SASTT website and available to registered members only
  • CTEN – Canadian Technical Employment Network

Students are also invited to attend SASTT’s Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet.  This is a great opportunity to meet with your peers and to socialize with many professionals in all types of fields.  Meeting SASTT members can provide you with an excellent resource of knowledge and employment opportunities.

Best part of joining as a Student Member - it's FREE!


Note:   Student Members are not eligible for Professional Liability Insurance under the Association’s group plan.
New Graduates - If you are interested in applying for Associate Membership upon graduation, and you have graduated from a program that is recognized by SASTT and have applied for Associate Membership within six (6) calendar months of your diploma date, SASTT will waive the Associate Member application fee, and upon being accepted for membership, the current year of professional fees will be waived for a limited time only.


Best part of joining as a Student Member - It's FREE!