New Jersey State Requirements

New Jersey

Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Requirements

Continuing Education or PDH is known as CPC in New Jersey

New Jersey professional engineers are required to earn 24 PDH biennially. All of the required hours can be earned through online continuing education courses. The following table shows a quick rundown of license renewal requirements.

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Hours Required24 hours biennially
Rewenal DatesApril 30th Even Numbered Years
Course ApprovalThe Board requires pre-approval for providers or specific courses
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Course Content2 PDH must be earned in Ethics
Continuing educational activities used to earn PDHs must have a “clear purpose and objective for each activity, which will maintain, improve or expand skills and knowledge obtained prior to initial licensure or to develop new and relevant skills and knowledge” and “must be relevant to the practice of engineering and/or land surveying as applicable and may include technical, ethical or managerial content
Online CoursesAccepted. For Professional Engineers, there is no limit on the number of PDHs that can be earned through online continuing education
PDH CarryoverA maximum of 12 PDH may be carried forward into the next renewal period
  1. A minimum of 2 credits must be earned in the area of professional ethics. No more than 8 hours of ethics training can be credited in any one renewal period
  2. PDH completion records must be maintained for a minimum of 5 years. helps you meet this requirement by providing you with the ability to instantly access and print a certificate upon successful completion of a course. Additionally, your certificates of completion are securely maintained by for a minimum of seven years and can be accessed online at any time through your login account
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