As an SCMA Alberta Member you will join a network of over 1700 members in Alberta and 7,500 across Canada. Membership with SCMA Alberta includes national SCMA membership and provides access to outstanding Member Benefits. Our programs enable you to build value for your employers and clients, and advance your career.

APPLY ONLINE or if we already have a record of you in our system, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before applying online.

 Quick Snapshot of Featured Benefits

Benefits  Savings 
2018 Annual Conference (Regular Member Price)  $ 200
2018 Golf Tournament  $ 30
Monthly Networking Events  $ 30
Professional Development Workshops  $ 100
Prolink Home & Auto Insurance  Upto 20% Savings 
SCMA Job Postings  20% Savings 
Fantasyland Hotel - Special Member price  $154.00 + 9% taxes * 
Memberperks -  travel deals, restaurants, shopping etc  5% - 80% Savings 
Access to SCM Online Resource Centre  Unlimited Access
Access to Online Community Discussion Forum Unlimited Access
Supply Chain Canada Magazine  FREE with Membership
SCMA Mentorship Program™  FREE with Membership
ProPurchase Software  FREE Trial Access 
The Business Source  Discounted Price 

 

Benefits of SCMA Alberta membership include:

1. Professional Accreditation and Professional Development

Learn leading-edge techniques and skills through ongoing education and development opportunities. Our wide range of education programs meets the needs of employers and professionals at every stage of career progression. Whether you’re working towards a senior-level position through our accreditation program or just getting started with our Certificate, the Supply Chain Management Association Alberta delivers the program you need to accelerate your career.

View the complete list of educational offerings

2. Career Resources and Opportunities

The SCMA Alberta Career Paths in Supply Chain Management will give you an understanding of occupational standards and stages in a supply chain career. If you are looking for a new job in Alberta, you can refer to our Alberta career listings.

The national SCMA Career Link is a comprehensive job board with positions available at all levels within the field of supply chain management.

3. Volunteering and Leadership Opportunities

Members participate at all levels of SCMA/SCMAAB on boards and committees and contribute to the profession's body of knowledge as education program instructors and developers. SCMAAB members are engaged in planning member development events that meet their needs through involvement in program planning councils.

To learn how you can volunteer please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

4. Networking and Learning Opportunities

Connect with colleagues and experts at SCMAAB’s Annual Conferencemember events and other industry-specific/business-orientation forum. You can also participate in our online discussion forums to further enhance your knowledge and expertise.

More than just excellent networking opportunities, these events are designed to promote and advance the body of knowledge by drawing thought leaders and key players from academia, business, and government, thereby engaging members in the global agenda of intellectual capital management.

5. Mentorship Program

Exclusive to members is a mentorship program that allows mentors to share their wisdom and become inspired by the next generation of supply chain managers, and for emerging supply chain leaders to have help piloting the ever-changing conditions of a modern supply chain career.

6. Knowledge Network

An online community discussion forum that is only accessible to SCMA members. You will have the opportunity to connect with an active network of 1700 supply chain professionals in Alberta and 7,500 across the country to share and discover SCM best practices and resources.

SCMA Members are now able to access the site at community.scma.com. More information can be found here and a FAQ section here.

7. SCM Resource Centre

The SCM Resource Centre is a Member only database jam-packed with articles, reports and research on new and emerging supply chain management practices developed by innovative companies, academics and practitioners.

Here you will find practical SCM ideas and techniques from a wide range of sources that you can apply immediately to enhance your market competitiveness and improve your bottom line.

Visit resources.scma.com for more.

8. Advocacy and Promotion

SCMA advances the recognition of strategic supply chain management with business and government as the voice of the supply chain management professional in Canada.
 
National and provincial government and media relations programs undertake initiatives on behalf of the membership that are aimed at influencing public policy and enhancing public education efforts related to issues of importance to SCM professionals and the field of practice of SCM.

9. Public Trust and Recognition

Commitment to abide by and uphold the SCMA Code of Ethics instills public trust and enhances professional credibility among employers and the business community.

10. PROLINK Insurance

Effective September 7th, 2016, PROLINK, SCMA’s provider of professional liability insurance, will become the exclusive manager of SCMA’s Group Home and Auto Insurance program. Current SCMA plan subscribers with TD Insurance can use the transition to reassess coverage and check out exciting new options. Members not insured in the SCMA plan with TD Insurance can look into the great savings for not only home and auto, but also life and health insurance.

Please click here for more information or simply call PROLINK toll free at: 1-800-663-6828 and ask for a member of the SCMA team; or email them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

11. MemberPerks

MemberPerks offers SCMAAB members discounts from some of the world's biggest brand name companies and smaller shops around your home and office. You can save money on everything from computers and dining to shoes and travel.

Getting started is easy! All you need is your SCMAAB Member ID – then simply visit the MemberPerks website to create your account and start saving.

Here is a small snippet from MemberPerks discounts and deals. Please note, this is only a representation , as the discounts are valid for a certain period only. 

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12. Fantasy Land Hotel WEM - Special Rate for SCMA Members

SCMA Alberta members receive discounted individual rate of $154.00 + 9% taxes (Superior Room with 2 Queen Beds), which is available from Sunday through Thursday. Friday and Saturday rates are 10% off the best available rate. All other room types are available at upgrade fee. Upgrade varies based on the type of room selected at the time of making the reservation.

13. Supply Chain Canada Magazine

All SCMA Members will receive a complimentary subscription to the Supply Chain Canada magazine, published by SCMA.

14. The Business Source

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The Business Source offers concise summaries of current business books. Each month, learn best practices and powerful insights from leading-edge thinkers, industry experts and renowned business gurus.

The summaries take just 15 minutes to read and you receive two summaries monthly on subjects such as management techniques, strategy and planning, leadership, communication and more.

Each spring, The Business Source provides a window for SCMA Members™ to subscribe at a substantial discount off the retail price.

15. Propurchaser

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Propurchaser.com delivers information about suppliers’ input costs to your desktop. You’ll know when costs are going down—and the door is open to go after price decreases.

Propurchaser is now even more useful for global sourcing. It has just added a European database to complement the Chinese and North American databases currently provided.

To determine if Propurchaser might fit your requirements, SCMA Members™ can take advantage of a free trial.

16. SCMA Member Portal

Register for events and seminars, update your profile and renew your membership efficiently and conveniently. To learn more please click here.

17. SCMA Job Postings

SCMA Alberta offers 20% discount to organizations that employ current SCMA members, for posting jobs on SCMA Alberta Career page.