PDHengineer is approved by the Maryland State Board for Professional Engineers as a provider of continuing education for professional engineers. Click on the thumbnail to the right to view the approval letter.
Here is a summary of the engineering continuing education requirements mandated by the Maryland State Board for Professional Engineers.
|Hours Required||24 PDH biennially|
|Renewal Dates||Based on the licensee’s date of birth|
|Board Approval||Maryland requires that courses be taken from a pre-approved sponsor. PDHengineer has been approved as an approved provider of continuing education for Maryland PEs listed under our parent company name, Decatur Professional Development, LLC.|
|Approved Content||Courses must maintain and enhance the professional competency of professional engineers and foster improvement, advancement, and extension of professional skills and knowledge related to the practice of engineering. Maryland has separated acceptable content into two areas:
A minimum of 18 PDH must be earned with Category A courses. At least 1 PDH must be in the area of standards of practice or care, Maryland laws and regulations, or professional engineering ethics.
A maximum of 6 PDH may be earned with Category B courses. The PE is not required to earn credits using Category B courses, but if you decide to do so, you may not apply more than 6 credits from this category.
|Approved Activities||Online continuing education from approved providers is specifically accepted under Maryland’s rules. There is no limit on the number of hours that can be earned using online courses.|
|PDH Carryover||A maximum of 12 PDH can be carried forward into the next renewal period.|
Last updated on September 17, 2012
PDHengineer credits have been accepted by the Maryland State Board for Professional Engineers, as well as all other U.S. state boards that mandate continuing education for engineers. In fact, no PDHengineer course or webinar has ever been rejected by a state licensing board. We’re so confident about the acceptability of our PDH credits that every PDHengineer course and webinar comes with the PDHengineer Triple Guarantee:
If your state licensing board does not accept any PDHengineer course or webinar:
- We will give you a full refund
- We will pay for a replacement course or webinar
- We will pay any associated license renewal penalties or late fees
Disclaimer: The information listed above represents a summary of the Board’s requirements and is provided solely for the convenience of PDHengineer.com’s users. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information provided, Decatur Professional Development, LLC and its affiliate PDHengineer.com make no guarantee regarding the accuracy or completeness of the data listed above. It is the responsibility of each engineer to investigate the Board’s rules to ensure his/her own compliance. You are strongly encouraged to contact the Board directly for a complete listing of the Board’s current requirements.