Arkansas Professional Engineer Continuing Education Requirements

Continuing Education Requirements for AR PEs

Continuing education in the State of Arkansas is regulated by the Arkansas State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Professional Surveyors. Professional engineers in AR are required to earn 30 Professional Development Hours of continuing education during each 2-year renewal period. Engineers are allowed to carry over a maximum of 30 PDHs to the next renewal period. Odd-numbered licenses have a deadline of December 31 on odd years; even-numbered licenses have a deadline of December 31 on even years.

Listed below are the Arkansas professional engineer (PE) license renewal requirements.

No of PDH hours required 30 PDH
Renewal period Biennially by December 31st.
Even years for Licenses ending with an even number
Odd years for licenses ending with an odd number
Provider approval The Board does not pre-approve course providers
Course content approval The course must improve, expand technical knowledge and skills related to the license holder area of practice.
Maximum PDH hours to carry over 15 PDH
Online courses Accepted, no limits
State Board Website http://www.pels.arkansas.gov/


We prepared a detailed summary and review of the Arkansas continuing education requirements (read the article).

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