Prep Course for the National Professional Practice Examine (NPPE)

Taught by experienced instructors, OSPE’s most popular course explains the professional practice and legal concepts and issues for the engineering profession to help you prepare for the examination and increase your chances of success. OSPE’s NPPE Preparatory course is designed to help applicants for P.Eng. licensure prepares effectively for the National Professional Practice Exam (NPPE), as administered by Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO).

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this program, participants will have an understanding of:

  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the Canadian legal system including tort law, contract law, business organizations, legal duties of engineers, professional liability, construction law, competition law, property law, employment law, human rights and harassment
  • General knowledge and understanding of the Code of Ethics, an engineer’s ethical duties, an engineer’s professional status and the regulation of the profession, product liability and safety, professional misconduct, and disciplinary procedures
  • A method to approach & answer exam questions, applied to numerous sample questions

Who Should Attend

This learning program is intended for anyone getting ready to write the Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)’s P.Eng. License exam.


It is helpful that the participants complete some self-study before taking the course including reviewing information on the PEO website and reading the recommended textbooks.


Video 01: Intro to the NPPE

Video 02: Professionalism, I.1-I.4

Video 03: Question Take-up

Video 04: Ethics II.1-II.4

Video 05: Question Take-up

Video 06: Professional Practice Part 1, III.1-III.5

Video 07: Question Take-up

Video 08: Professional Practice Part 2, III.6-III.10

Video 09: Question Take-up

Video 10: Law for Professional Practice Part 1, IV.1-IV.3

Video 11: Question Take-up

Video 12: Law for Professional Practice Part 2, IV.4-IV-14

Video 13: Question Take-up

Video 14: Professional Law, V.1-V.4

Video 15: Question Take-up

Video 16: Regulation of Members & Discipline Process, VI.1-VI.4

Video 17: Question Take-up

Video 18: Final Review Question Take-up