CANS Advantage

The CANS Advantage program is designed to provide added value to our members through partnerships with companies that provide our members with discounts on products and services throughout North America. As a CANS member, you have access to these unique and exclusive discounts and offers that will save you and your company money.

NEW! CANS Advantage Call for Proposals

The Construction Association of Nova Scotia (CANS) is currently seeking proposals from companies who wish to participate in the CANS Advantage Program, leveraging the buying power of the Association by offering exclusive and unique offers to CANS member companies and the member company’s employees. For more information, click HERE.

CANS Advantage applications will be accepted from August 1 – 31, 2018.

To download the CANS Advantage application form, click HERE.

If you have any questions about applying to be a CANS Advantage partner, the question period will begin on August 7. Please contact Vanessa Greencorn

CANS Advantage Program Information

Who can use it?

You must be a Full or Associate Member of CANS to use the exclusive discounts and offers in the CANS Advantage program. To find out if your company is a CANS member, visit our online membership directory at If you’re interested in becoming a member, visit

How can I access the exclusive discounts and offers?

To access the exclusive discounts and offers in the CANS Advantage program, please see information below from each CANS Advantage partner.

For more information:

Vanessa Greencorn
Membership Lead
902-468-2267 x. 717

CANS Advantage Program Partners


CANS Advantage Partner: Hamster

Offer details:

  • Free delivery in HRM
  • 10% rebate on catalogue items
  • Extra 1% rebate on orders over $300
  • Free toner & battery retrieval
  • Preferential pricing on paper, toner & other items

To use:

For more information contact Jennifer Price or 902-818-2326

CANS Advantage Partner: Gallagher

Offer details:

Group insurance fees discounts:

  • 1-25 people – 10%
  • 25-100 people – 7.5%
  • 100 or more people 5%
  • Reduced drug costs

To use:

Call Russell Oehmen or James Stirling at 902-421-1113 to learn more.


CANS Advantage Partner: David Aplin Group


Offer details:

  • Complimentary 1 hour Organizational Recruitment Strategy Consultation
  • 20% off standard Permanent Search Fee (applicable on exclusive assignments only)
  • First “4 hours free” on a Temporary or Contract placement (one-time offer and a min. 3 day assignment required)
  • Complimentary usage of Halifax Aplin Group Boardroom for off-site interviewing
  • Special offers on HR outsourcing services including payroll services, skills testing and behavioral assessment tools
  • Preferred pricing on Executive Search Assignments

To use:

Please call David Aplin’s Halifax office today at 902-461-1616 referencing promo code APLINCANS.



CANS Advantage Partner: Stanhope Simpson Insurance Ltd.


Offer details:

  • Exclusive discounted rates for your personal (home & auto) insurance needs for all employees of CANS member companies
  • Personal, professional and consistent local service.

To use:

Click here for more information or call Scott Conrad at (902) 454-7198, ext 251 to obtain a free quote.


CANS Advantage Partner: Rogers Communications


Offer details:

  • Exclusive member monthly plans

To use:

To view plan details and take advantage of the offer, click here: Rogers Offer


CANS Advantage Partner: Ergoworks Canada Inc


Offer details:

  • 25% discount on workplace assessments by occupational therapist
  • 40% discount on list price for furniture & seating orders
  • Workplace space planning & furniture layout services
  • Free meeting space available at the Ergoworks facility

To use:

Visit Ergoworks to view their products/services.


CANS Advantage Partner: The Westin


Offer details:

  • 20% discount off of the best guest room rate of the day
  • Town Limo Complimentary Shuttle Service in Central Business District

**Offer available through online bookings only.

To use:

Visit the Westin Nova Scotian to book (discount applied at booking).


CANS Advantage Partner: Enterprise Holdings


Offer details:

  • Discounts on vehicle rentals at National Car Rental locations across Canada
  • Discounts on vehicle rentals at Enterprise Rent-A-Car locations across Canada and the US
  • Waived fees on selected services

To use:

Use code: XVC9580 when booking online

Visit Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Visit National Car Rental