States Recognizing ASTM Training To Meet Continuing Education Requirements For Professional Engineers


    Definitions:

    CE - Continuing Education

    CEU - Continuing Education Unit. One CEU equals 10 hours of contact time in a classroom environment excluding breaks.

    CPC - Continuing Professional Competency

    PDH - Professional Development Hour. One PDH equals 50 minutes of time in a learning environment. One CEU equals 10 PDHs.


    Alabama: The Alabama State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors does not pre-approve or endorse any CPC activities. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit and meet the requirements of Alabama Licensure Law and Administrative Code Section 330-X-13.02.
    www.bels.state.al.us


    Alaska: The Alaska State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers, and Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM courses should count for PDH credit under 12 AAC 36.510 - .550.
    www.commerce.state.ak.us/occ/pael10.htm


    Arkansas: The Arkansas State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors has designated ASTM an "Approved Sponsor" of continuing education for Arkansas PE PDHs under the Rules of the Board Article 20lB.6. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs annually.
    www.arkansas.gov/pels/index.html


    Florida: ASTM is an approved continuing education provider by the Florida Board of Professional Engineers--Provider # EXP00034. Active participation as an officer on an ASTM technical committee may earn up to 2 PDHs.
    www.fbpe.org


    Georgia: The Georgia Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 180-11-.03. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs annually.
    www.sos.state.ga.us/plb/pels/conted.htm


    Idaho: The Idaho Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under IDAPA 10.01.04. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 3 PDHs.
    www2.state.id.us/ipels


    Illinois: The Illinois Department of Professional Regulation does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training course should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Title 68, Chapter VII, Section 1380.325. Active participation on ASTM technical committees qualifies for 2 PDHs per committee with a maximum of 8 PDHs per renewal period for participation in all professional and technical societies.
    www.dpr.state.il.us/WHO/pe.asp


    Iowa: The Iowa Professional Licensing Division Engineering and Land Surveying Board does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under 193 IAC Chapter 7 Group 2 activities. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per biennial renewal period.
    www.state.ia.us/government/com/prof/engineer/home.html


    Kansas: The Kansas State Board of Technical Professions does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under K.A.R. 66-14-3. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs annually.
    www.accesskansas.org/ksbtp/ceinfo.html


    Louisiana: ASTM is an approved provider of continuing education by the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board. Membership in ASTM is worth 1 PDH during each biennial renewal period.
    www.lapels.com


    Maine: The State of Maine Board of Registration for Professional Engineers does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 962, Chapter 2, Section 12.4.a. Active participation as an officer on an ASTM technical committee is worth 3 PDHs per biennial renewal period.
    http://professionals.maineusa.com


    Minnesota: The Minnesota Board (AELSLAGID) does not pre-approve courses and activities, however to the best of our knowledge ASTM training courses meet the continuing education requirements in MN Statute 326.107. Final discretion is up to the Board.
    www.aelslagid.state.mn.us


    Mississippi: The Mississippi State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 23.0. Participation (paying dues) on an ASTM technical committee is worth 1 PDH per renewal year.
    www.pepls.state.ms.us/web10.htm#23.0


    Missouri: The Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under 4 CSR 30-11.015.
    http://pr.mo.gov/professionalengineers.asp


    Montana: The Montana Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 24.183.2105. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per renewal.
    www.state.mt.us/dli/bsd/license/bsd_boards/pel_board/ce.asp


    Nebraska: The Nebraska Board of Engineers & Architects does not pre-approve courses for Engineering Continuing Education (ECE) credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for ECE credit under Title 110, NAC, Chapter 9.
    www.ea.state.ne.us/


    Nevada: The Nevada State Board of Engineers and Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under NAC 625.440. The Board does have a "Professional Development Hour (PDH) Resource List" on their web site. ASTM has applied to be added to that list. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs annually.
    http://boe.state.nv.us


    New Hampshire: The New Hampshire Professional Engineers Board does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Part Eng 403.05. The Board does have a "Continuing Professional Development Calendar of Events" on their web site. ASTM has applied to be added to that list. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs.
    www.state.nh.us/jtboard/pe.htm


    New Mexico: The New Mexico State Board of Professional Engineers and Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under NMAC 16.39.2.8. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per year.
    www.state.nm.us/pepsboard/


    New York: ASTM is an approved sponsor of continuing education for professional engineers by the New York State Board for Engineering and Land Surveying.
    www.op.nysed.gov/pe.htm


    North Carolina: Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.ASTM is an Approved Sponsor of CPC activities for Professional Engineers and Surveyors. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs annually.
    www.ncbels.org


    North Dakota: The North Dakota State Board for Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under N.D.A.C. Chapter 28-04-01-05. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per year.
    www.ndpelsboard.org


    Ohio: The Ohio Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for CPD credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPD credit under Ohio Revised Code [RC] section 4733.151. One year active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 CPD hours.

    The Ohio Commission on Continuing Legal Education.RBCA course awarded 13.50 CLE hours.
    www.ohiopeps.org/cpd/


    Oklahoma: The Oklahoma Board of Registration for Professional Engineers & Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 245:15-11-6. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per renewal period.
    www.pels.state.ok.us/


    Oregon: The Oregon State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 820-010-635. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per renewal period.
    www.osbeels.org/


    South Carolina: Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses or sponsoring organizations. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under South Carolina Code of Regulations Chapter 49-602. Active participation on ASTM technical committees receives 2 PDHs annually.
    www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/Engineers/


    South Dakota: The South Dakota Board of Technical Professions does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 20:38:23:05. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 2 PDHs per renewal period.
    www.state.sd.us/dol/Boards/engineer/index.htm


    Tennessee: The State of Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance Board of Architects and Engineering Examiners does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Chapter 0120-5-.06
    www.state.tn.us/commerce/boards/ae/index.html


    Texas: The Texas Board of Professional Engineers does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 137.17. Active participation on each ASTM technical committee receives 1 PDH not to exceed 5 PDHs annually. Applied to have a link from Texas Board of Professional Engineers web site to the ASTM Training and E-Learning home page.
    www.tbpe.state.tx.us/links.htm#cec


    Utah: The Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing will not pre-approve courses for qualified continuing professional education credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for qualified continuing professional education credit under Rule 156-22-304. Active participation on an ASTM technical committee is worth 4 hours per renewal period.
    http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/engineer_land_surveying.html


    Washington: Washington does not have a formal continuing education requirement, however, WAC 196-27A-020(1)(d) states: "Registrants shall maintain their competency by continuing their professional development throughout their careers and shall provide opportunities for the professional development of those individuals under their supervision."


    West Virginia: The West Virginia State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers does not pre-approve courses for PDH credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC PDH credit under Rule 7-1-10. Active participation on ASTM technical committees receives 2 PDHs.
    www.wvpebd.org/


    Wyoming: The Wyoming Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors does not pre-approve courses for CPC credit. ASTM training courses should qualify for CPC credit under Chapter IX of the Board.s rules. Active participation on ASTM technical committees receives 2 CPC units..
    www.wrds.uwyo.edu/wrds/borpe