Here is a summary of the engineering continuing education requirements mandated by the State of Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects.
|Hours Required||30 PDH biennially1|
|Renewal Dates||December 31 of odd-numbered years for licensees whose last name begins with one of the letters A through K.
December 31 of even-numbered years for licensees whose last name begins with one of the letters L through Z.
|Board Approval||The Board does not pre-approve providers or specific courses. Each engineer must determine whether an activity meets the Board’s requirements.|
|Approved Content||One PDH must be earned in the subject of Engineering Ethics.
Hours earned using online continuing education courses or webinars are limited to 25% of the required hours (7.5 PDH per renewal cycle). Exceptions to this limit are courses offered by professional or architectural societies, national technical societies and associations, government agencies, accredited universities and colleges, and courses offered by IACET-approved providers.
While the Boards does not specifically approve courses or providers, they do advise that certain subjects are not acceptable for continuing education credits. Ineligible subject areas include: risk management; limiting the design professional’s liability; project management related to profitability and maximizing fees; marketing / public relations; insurance; laws related to arbitration, mediation, or liens unless related to safeguarding the health, safety and welfare of the public; real estate; real estate development; expanding a design professional’s business; basic AutoCAD; personal development; general office management; accounting / financial planning; succession planning; and zoning as it relates to increasing a developer or architect’s proftability.
|Approved Activities||Online continuing education is limited to 25% of the hours submitted (7.5 hours per renewal cycle). Exceptions to this limit are courses offered by professional or architectural societies, national technical societies and associations, government agencies, accredited universities and colleges, and courses offered by IACET-approved providers.|
|PDH Carryover||A maximum of 15 PDH may be carried forward into the next renewal period.|
Last updated on December 30, 2016
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