Continuing Education Requirements for AK PEs
The Alaska State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers and Land Surveyors regulates continuing education for engineers in Alaska. Currently engineers must complete a total of 24 Professional Development Hours biennially to renew a PE license in the state of Alaska. Engineers are allowed to carry over 12 development hours to the next term. All engineering licenses are renewed on December 31st in odd numbered years. Continuing education courses must maintain, improve, or expand relevant Professional Engineering skills in order to protect public safety and health within the state.
Listed below are the Alaska professional engineer (PE) license renewal requirements.
|No of PDH hours required||24 PDH|
|Renewal period||Biennially by December 31st of odd years|
|Provider approval||The Board does not pre-approve course providers|
|Course content approval||The course content must improve and expand engineering knowledge related to the licensee’s area of practice. It must also directly or indirectly address safety, health and welfare of the citizens. If the licensee holds multiple registrations, he would have to take a minimum of 8 PDH in each field of his registrations.|
|Maximum PDH hours to carry over||12 PDH hours|
|State Board Website||https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl|
We prepared a detailed summary and review of the Georgia continuing education requirements (read the article).