Instructions To Applicants For Membership

Instructions To Applicants For Membership

Please view/print the following requirements. After having done so you can proceed with the intial steps for Membership Application as listed below under the heading Membership Application Procedures.

Applicant check list of application documentation/requirements:

1. Completed Membership Application Form   Yes   or   No

2. Non-refundable Application Fee of $25.00 payable to RPFANS.   Yes   or   No

3. Copy of request for an Official Transcript of marks (to be sent direct to RPFANS by institute)   Yes   or   No

4. Resume detailing:

  • work experience
  • educational history
  • personal reference
  • employment reference
   Yes   or   No

5. Letter (or email) from the Registrar of any Canadian Registered Professional Forestry Association confirming that your membership is in good standing (if applicable).   Yes   or   Not Applicable

6. Details of any conviction for criminal or indictable offenses, for which you have not received a pardon (if applicable) The RPFANS reserves the right to request further documentation to support any candidate's application for membership.

Membership Application Procedures

  1. Proceed to our Member Application Fee page and use the Paypal button to remit the twenty-five ($25.00) dollar Non-refundable Application Fee. Access this page using this link. - Member Application Fee page
  2. After paying the Application Fee in Paypal click on the Return To Merchant button and you will be redirected to our Member Application Form.
  3. If you have documents to include with the Member Application Form (resume, cover letter, transcripts, etc.) upon submitting the Member Application Form you will be directed to a Member Application Uploads page where you can submit these documents.

RPFANS mailing address is:

Registered Professional Foresters Association of Nova Scotia
P.O. Box 1031
Truro, NS B2N 5G9


Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1031
Truro, N.S., B2N 5G9

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