There are several types of events that a student can participate in for a given LTC year.

- Preconvention Events:  completed before the convention and submitted by a deadline before the convention.

- Challenge Events: completed by the convention and the level of student participation is submitted at the convention.

- Convention Events (There are three types of events at the convention)

- Display Events: completed by the convention and submitted at the convention.

- Individual Events: a single student participates in these events.

- Team Events: a Team of students participate in team events.