Montana Professional Engineer Continuing Education Requirements

Continuing Education Requirements for MT PEs

The Montana Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors is responsible for licensing professional engineers in the State of Montana. The board requires 30 Professional Development Hours of continuing education every two years. Engineers are allowed to carry over a maximum of 15 PDHs to the next renewal period. The professional engineer license renewal deadline is June 30th on even-numbered years. Continuing education courses must have a “clear purpose and objective which will maintain, improve, or expand the skills and knowledge relevant to the licensee’s field of practice.”

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

No of PDH hours required 30 PDH
Renewal period June 30th of even numbered years
Provider approval The Board does not pre-approve course providers
Course content approval Any program with a clear purpose and objective which will maintain, improve or expand the skills and knowledge relevant to the licensee’s field of practice. Subject matter which is technical in nature or addresses business management practices, professional ethics, quality assurance, codes or other similar topics which facilitate the licensee’s professional development as a professional engineer or serves to safeguard life, health and property and promote the public welfare.
Maximum PDH hours to carry over 15 PDH
Online courses No limit on online courses.
State Board Website http://boards.bsd.dli.mt.gov/pel


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