These resources have been compiled and approved by the Interprovincial Power Engineering Curriculum Committee (IPECC). It is intended to assist candidates in achieving an excellent working knowledge of related topics, and to contribute to attaining passing grades on the standardized examinations.

It is strongly recommended that Candidates complete an appropriate formal course of study offered by a recognized Technical Institute before undertaking to write any of the "Standardized Power Engineers’ Certificate of Competency Examinations". Course materials for each class of study can be a good source of information in preparation for an examination. For PanGlobal course materials, visit

Candidates should refer to the appropriate SOPEEC syllabus for the level of examination that they are preparing to attempt. As well, they may be able to receive assistance from their local technical institute before commencing their studies. Also, candidates should be familiar with legislation in their jurisdiction (contact your local jurisdiction).