Professional Development Hours (PDH) Requirements
Utah professional engineers are required to earn 30 PDH biennially. All of the required hours can be earned through online continuing education courses. EZpdh.com courses are accepted by the Utah Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors Licensing Board. The following table shows a quick rundown of license renewal requirements.
|Hours Required||30 hours biennially|
|Renewal Dates||March 31 Odd Years|
|Course Approval||Qualified continuing professional education shall:
(a) have an identifiable clear statement of purpose and defined objective for the educational program directly related to the practice of a professional engineer, professional structural engineer, or professional land surveyor;
(b) be relevant to the licensee’s professional practice;
(c) be presented in a competent, well organized and sequential manner consistent with the stated purpose and objective of the program;
(d) be prepared and presented by individuals who are qualified by education, training and experience; and
(e) have associated with it a competent method of registration of individuals who actually completed the professional education program and records of that registration and completion are available for review.
|Online Courses||Online courses are specifically shown as accepted, provided there is a test to document that the registrant has learned the material in the course. EZpdh’s courses meet this requirement.|
|PDH Carryover||A maximum of 15 PDH may be carried forward into the next renewal period|
|Official Laws and Rules||Download Laws and Rules|
|State Website||Access State Website|