Your state board has issued the following statement: The Office will allow a continuing education renewal extension of up to 180 days and provide alternatives to face to face continuing educational opportunities impacted by COVID-19. Online courses and training will be allowed. If you are unable to complete your continuing education requirements due to any of the following circumstances:

  • The in-person conference, course, class, session has been cancelled due to COVID-19;
  • You feel your health may be at risk by attending an in-person conference, course, class, session due the spread of COVID-19; or
  • You feel your health may be at risk by the required travel to attend an in-person conference, course, class, session due to the spread of COVID-19

If you meet any of the above criteria, you must inform the Office via the process outlined below. The office will allow online courses to be taken in lieu of formal CE required by your profession’s administrative rules and allow a continuing education renewal extension of up to 180 days. The online course must provide a course completion certificate to upload to your online services account.

Process: All requests must be made prior to the license expiration date.

  1. Watch your email for a notification that your profession is in renewal and it is time to renew your professional license. Please remember to check your spam folder. You will receive this notification by email 6 weeks prior to your current expiration date.
  2. Sign into your online services account and complete your renewal application prior to the expiration date.
  3. When you get to the continuing education screen, select the option that states you have NOT met the CE requirement. Provide your explanation as to why you have not met the requirement. Once your renewal is submitted, you may upload any supporting information by using the “ update license/application” feature on your dashboard.
  4. All requests will automatically be extended for 90 days. If you would need 180, please include this in your explanation/request.
  5. You must have completed the CE requirement for your profession by the extended renewal date or your license will lapse.
  6. Once you have completed the CE requirement you must upload your course completion certificates to your online services account using the “ update license/application” feature on your dashboard.

If you have additional questions please email Renewal Clerk at The Office will revoke this policy when the impact of COVID-19 has subsided.

We urge all engineers to check your state board website for the most recent information.

Vermont Continuing Professional Competency or CPC for Professional Engineers

Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Requirements
Continuing Education or PDH is known as CPC in Vermont

Here is a summary of the engineering continuing education requirements mandated by the Vermont Board of Professional Engineering. These requirements are effective August 1, 2017.

Last updated on June 14, 2019

PDHengineer credits are designed to be accepted by the Vermont Board of Professional Engineering 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’s users. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the information provided, Decatur Professional Development, LLC and its affiliate 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.