Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) Requirements
Continuing Education or PDH is known as CPC in New Jersey

PDH-Pro is an approved provider for CPC credits in New Jersey (#24GP00025600). If you are a New Jersey professional engineer, PDH-Pro can help you meet the continuing education requirements. All of our courses can be used to meet your continuing education requirement. Currently, New Jersey engineers must earn 24 PDH during each biennial period.

We offer 24-Hour Packages for New Jersey professional engineers that fulfills all requirements, including a 2 hour of ethics course. Each of our NJ package courses is guaranteed to be accepted by the New Jersey Board.

Rules for continuing education for New Jersey were revised as of June 30, 2017. Here is a summary of the engineering continuing education requirements mandated by the New Jersey State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors.

Subject Requirement
Hours Required 24 hours biennially
Renewal Dates Licenses are renewed on April 30th of even numbered years
Course Approval The Board requires pre-approval for providers or specific courses. PDH-Pro is an Approved Continued Professional Competency (CPC) Course Provider
Course Content 2 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 Courses Online continuing education from approved providers is accepted. There is no limit on the number of hours that can be earned using online courses
PDH Carryover A 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. PDH-Pro 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 PDH-Pro for a minimum of seven years and can be accessed online at any time through your login account.