Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) is the licensing and regulating body for engineering in the province. Under the Professional Engineers Act, a provincial statute, PEO is responsible for the licensing and discipline of engineers and companies providing engineering services. PEO protects the public by ensuring all professional engineers have met the rigorous qualifications for licensing.
To become a professional engineer, applicants must meet the following criteria:
◦ Be at least 18 years of age;
◦ Graduate with at least a bachelor’s degree from an accredited Canadian engineering program, or meet PEO’s education standards;
◦ Successfully complete PEO’s Professional Practice Examination on ethics, practice, engineering law and professional liability; and
◦ Obtain four years of verifiable, acceptable work experience, with at least one year in a Canadian jurisdiction under a licensed professional engineer.
Click on www.peo.on.ca to access all details.
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