Training for Engineering Student Leaders

The annual Applied Science Training for Engineering Student Leaders (TESL), formally known as the Student Leadership Symposium (SLS), is a series of mandatory training for student groups across Engineering. TESL will be delivered primarily on Canvas, with modules that have been tailored to prepare Engineering student leaders, execs, and team leads for their roles in the upcoming year.

This year’s TESL training (2022-2023) has already opened to all registered student leaders. If your group has not registered for TESL, email APSC Student Groups ( The required modules for your group will vary based on your group type. See the following table for details on which modules are required for your student group.

Canvas Module EDTs Who specifically needs to attend?
CBE Training** Required All students leaders and executives
Baseline Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Indigeneity (EDI.I training) Required All other general members
Student Group Registration (SuperApp) Required Minimum 2 delegates
Completing your PAF application Required Minimum 2 delegates
Connecting with Industry – Framework and Best Practices Optional
Finances for APSC Student Groups Required Minimum 1 delegate
Communications & Media Relationships Required Minimum 1 delegate
Design Team Safety and Risk Management Required Minimum 1 delegate
Design Team Sponsorship & Industry Relations Required Minimum 1 delegate

Note that the EDI.I training module will be released later in the year for renewal.