Enhance your qualifications and promote your services by becoming a member of the Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP).
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CAHP members work across Canada and internationally in the public and private sectors, sharing heritage skills and knowledge.
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CAHP's annual awards celebrate achievements in heritage conservation and highlight our members' expertise.
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What’s CAHP?

The Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals (CAHP) is a national membership-based organization that serves qualified heritage professionals in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. CAHP establishes standards of practice, shares knowledge about heritage conservation, and supports the involvement of heritage professionals whenever places of heritage value are being identified, preserved, restored and rehabilitated.

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Who is a CAHP Professional?

A Heritage Professional has specialized knowledge, supported by formal training and/or work experience, in the conservation and stewardship of cultural heritage. The Professional conforms to accepted technical and ethical standards and works in accordance with the regulations and guidelines of the person’s specialty heritage field and the jurisdictions of practice.

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CAHP offers 5 different types of membership: Professional, Intern, Subscriber, Retired and Student.
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CAHP Chapters
Chapters advance the recognition and practice of heritage professionals at the regional level where the national organization does not have jurisdiction. Chapters extend the effectiveness of CAHP-ACECP as a national organization.

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