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Engineering continuing education made easy.
PDH Academy offers a variety of online courses and self-study formats to help professional engineers easily complete their professional development hours (PDH) and maintain their licensure. PDH Academy is approved by all state boards of professional engineering. View our overview of state requirements, qualifying information, and renewal dates here (be sure to verify continuing education requirements with your state board).
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Why choose PDH Academy?
Unlike many other online continuing education providers, PDH Academy has been delivering continuing education courses for more than a decade. In addition to professional engineers, PDH Academy also supports the continuing education and professional practice needs of architects and land surveyors. We are also part of a larger brand called Edcetera that supports people at all stages in their careers by providing licensing, test prepartion, continuing education, and more for a variety of professions, including home inspectors, contractors, plumbers, electricians, and a variety of both human and animal healthcare providers.
PDH Academy makes it easy for all professional engineers to stay both informed and compliant, no matter your renewal period, practice of engineering, or desired course format. Whether you attend a live webinar, complete an on-demand or correspondence course, you’ll have access to your certificates of completion immediately after you complete any of our engineering continuing education courses. We can also email, fax, or mail copies of your certificates of completion to you if you would like.
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Looking for continuing education options for your engineering firm?
Whether you are looking for special pricing for your engineering firm or you additional types of professionals within your firm who need continuing education, PDH Academy can help. We offer convenient online, correspondence-style, and other continuing education activities to meet the needs of your company’s architects, engineers, land surveyors, and contractors. We provide in-depth training to help your team members meet PDH requirements. Since the beginning, our goal has been to provide licensed professionals with the best continuing education experience possible. Learn more about PDH Academy Business Solutions and preferred pricing. We also offer innovative exam prep for engineering students and new grads to supplement their college courses as they prepare for their Fundamentals of Engineering exam through our sister company, PrepFE.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Do you report my results to my state Professional Engineer Licensing Board?
We do not report your results to your state licensing board. You will need to provide them with a copy of your Professional Engineer CE certificates of completion with your license and check the box letting them know you completed your mandatory Professional Engineer continuing education. If the board audits you, they will ask you to provide your certificates of completion for your Professional Engineer continuing education courses.
Do you offer the Florida Advanced Building Code Course for Professional Engineers?
Yes. We offer continuing education for Florida Professional Engineers and we are an approved provider for the Florida Board of Professional Engineers.
Which Professional Engineers need to take the Florida Advanced Building Code Course?
Florida Professional Engineers whose practice includes the design of engineering works or systems in connection with buildings, structures, or facilities and systems covered by the Florida Building Code, you will need to complete the advanced course on the 7th edition of the code by December 31, 2021, or prior to designing engineering projects covered by the code, in order to retain the “Special Qualifications” designation on your licensure record, pursuant to Florida Statute 471.0195.
Do you offer any classroom engineering continuing education courses?
PDH Academy offers live webinars, on-demand courses and correspondence continuing education to renew your engineering license. We do not currently offer any classroom continuing education courses. In our experience, most students prefer to complete their engineering continuing education online using their computer, smartphone, or tablet.
If I purchase one of your online Professional Engineer continuing education course bundles, can I complete one of the courses now, and the rest next renewal period?
Yes. Our Professional Engineer CE courses do not expire and can be completed over multiple license renewal periods.
I have my Professional Engineer license in multiple states. If I purchase one of your Professional Engineer continuing education courses online will the continuing education hours only count for one state or multiple states?
Yes. Our Professional Engineer continuing education courses can be used for multiple state license renewals.
Do I need to be a licensed Professional Engineer to take one of your Professional Engineer continuing education courses?
No. We have students from different backgrounds take our Professional Engineer CE courses fairly regularly, so if you want to learn more about any of our Professional Engineer-related course topics feel free to enroll right online.
After I complete my Professional Engineer continuing education courses, do I send my Professional Engineer license renewal application to you?
No. You will send in your Professional Engineer license renewal application to your state licensing board. The Professional Engineer license renewal application should have an address on it telling you where to send it or where to renew online. Many state Professional Engineer licensing boards will allow Professional Engineers to renew online these days.
What if I still have questions about completing my Professional Engineer continuing education courses?
No problem. Just call our continuing education specialists at (888)564-9098 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.