Membership Comparison Chart

Full Member

  • Possess a bachelor's degree (or higher) related to ergonomics from a recognized university

Candidates are required to submit a resume and a copy of post-secondary educational transcripts.

Affiliate Member

  • Individuals with an interest in human factors/ergonomics research, development, application or teaching, who do not have a formal academic background in the area of ergonomics

A brief description of your interest in ergonomics is required.


  • Individuals studying some aspect of human factors/ergonomics (full time or part time)

Transitional Member

  • For eligible ACE student members, in good standing, who have completed a certificate, diploma, undergraduate or graduate level degree, in an ergonomics/human factors or a related program. For the first membership renewal period immediately following graduation.

Endorsement is required by a member of the faculty of the institution.



Individual Membership Category

Applications received after July 1st are entitled to a 40% discount on first-year member dues, with the exception of student membership

  Full - $190.27* Affiliate - $97.21* Transitional - $97.21* Student - $0.00** Retired - $45.52*
Discount at annual conference    
Eligible to vote and hold National council positions        
ACE e-blast communications
Discounts on ergonomics journals
Access to member directory
Access to web resources sorted by category and industry  
Access to job and RFP postings  
Able to list in consultants directory (if consultant)      
Able to apply for student awards      
Event, news and information notification
Discount on ACE professional development events   some events some events
Access to ACE webinars      
Regional news and information broadcasts
Able to list in Directory of Research  
Affinity Programs

* + Provincial tax as well as a one-time $30 processing fee
** + Provincial tax


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