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Notice of Future Changes to NCEES Exams and Supporting Materials

Fall 2021 Exam Changes  The October administration will be a two-day event with some exams offered on Thursday, October 21 and some on Friday, October 22.  More information is available here: https://ncees.org/october-2021-exam-administration-updates/.  PE Agricultural and Biological—The PE Agricultural and Biological exam will transition to computer-based testing in October 2021.  The test date is Wednesday, October […]

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New NCEES Record Process for Active Duty Military and Their Spouses

Effective April 27, 2021, professional engineers and surveyors who are actively serving in the military, and their spouses, will be eligible to transmit their NCEES Record to a member board at no charge when military orders require them to move to a new state. These transmittals will include a military designation in the existing remarks […]

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Notice of Future Changes to NCEES Exams

Fall 2021 Exam Changes PE Agricultural and Biological—The PE Agricultural and Biological exam will transition to computer-based testing in October 2021. The test date is Wednesday, October 20, 2021. Registration with NCEES for this exam began November 2, 2020. Examinees may reserve their seat at a Pearson VUE test center once they are registered with […]

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Fall 2020 Newsletter

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Notice of Special Pencil and Paper Administration for PE Civil Exam

NCEES has announced a special PE Civil pencil and paper exam on January 26, 2021. Please refer to the COVID 19 page on the NCEES web site (https://ncees.org/covid-19/) for deadlines and current exam site locations. Raleigh has been identified as one of the exam cities.

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Resident Professional “in Office” Requirements

In light of Covid-19 stay-at-home precautions and potential changes in post-Covid remote working practices a PE/PLS is often not spending a majority of the time physically “in that office.”    For additional details see attached article by Board Counsel David Tuttle.

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July 13, 2020 State Specific PLS Exam Cancelled

Applicants scheduled to take the State Specific Land Surveying Examination in April and July will be rescheduled as soon as the Board is permitted to administer the exams at its office in compliance with the Governor’s Executive Order, which could be as soon as August. Board staff will communicate with applicants that were previously seated […]

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CPC Update

Given the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and the lack of current in-person educational opportunities, we realize many licensees who may not have previously used online educational offerings may now be looking to take advantage of these online offerings to fulfill their continuing professional competency (CPC) requirements.  Many professional associations and societies, private continuing education providers, universities […]

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NCEES Notice of Changes to October Paper & Pencil Exam Administration

To address the cancelation of the April 2020 paper-and-pencil exam administration, the October paper-and-pencil exam administration will be over two days. See the attached notice for details.

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COVID-19 – Shelter in Place Orders

The Board has received a number of inquiries about whether engineering and surveying activities are exempt from state or local shelter in place or shelter at home orders.  The short answer is, if the order isn’t clear, you will need to contact the authority that issued the order for clarification.  What is and what is […]

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