Professional registration

For accreditation purposes, Engineers Canada requires faculty teaching engineering science or design to be registered as a professional engineer in Canada.  Information relating to the application process can be found on our SharePoint Intranet site. Email Cathy Seitz for access and/or assistance with application process.
Fees reimbursement: All licensing expenses, up to and including registration and first year fee, are reimbursed for Regular Faculty. Prepare a Concur claim as outlined on page 2 of fees-reimbursement_current.pdf.

Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)

COVID-19 updates

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Alberta (APEGA)

COVID-19 updates

Engineers and Geoscientist British Columbia (EGBC)

COVID-19 FAQ-registration process changes

1Prepare for professional practice exam.
  1. Refer to NPPE Candidate Guide for complete exam information (pdf link on licensing body website)

  2.  Enrol in preparatory seminar

    1. Focussed Consulting
      • Waterloo campus dates/other in-person dates cancelled until further notice (due to COVID-19).
      • Registration deadlines (Waterloo campus):  tba
      • preparatory seminar on-line for NPPE (Alberta (APEGA), BC (EGBC), Ontario (PEO))
        • pre-recorded video lecture (includes course presentation + practice multiple choice questions with answer key); download and view anytime
      • Details, registration, and fee
    2. (only pro-level reimbursed)
      • NPPE for PEO or APEGA or BC NPPE + 1 hour essay
      • assistance with experience reporting, technical exams (if required), and interview (if required; only ON & BC)
  3. See licensing body for recommended study materials.  Textbooks available to borrow in hard copy and online.  Contact CEPA Office.

+Proctoring information


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Christine Moresoli, Professor and Associate Dean, Co-operative Education and Professional Affairs (CEPA)

Contact us

Christine Moresoli, PhD, ing
Associate Dean
Co-operative Education and Professional Affairs
Engineering Undergraduate Office
519 888-4567 ext 35254

Cathy Seitz
Administrative Assistant
Co-operative Education and Professional Affairs
Engineering Undergraduate Office
519 888-4567 ext. 38120
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