California Occupational License
Department of Consumer Affairs
Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists
Licensing Agency Contact Information:
License Requirements, Fees, and Examination Information:
||2535 Capital Oaks Drive, Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95833 - 2944
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Fees: Application: For current fee schedule, please refer to the Board's website at http://www.pels.ca.gov/applicants/fee_schedule_new.shtml.
Occupations To Which This License Applies:
Examination Requirement: 16-hour National Council for Engineers and Surveyors (NCEES) Vertical Forces & Lateral Forces Structural examinations and the California state specific examination (under development).
Renewal (currently every two years):
For current fee schedule, please refer to the Board's website at http://www.pels.ca.gov/applicants/fee_schedule_new.shtml.
Examination Frequency: Semi-Annual (April and October) examination cycle. For final filing dates see our website: www.pels.ca.gov.
Exam Locations: Statewide at designated locations. See our website: www.pels.ca.gov.
Experience Requirement: Three years of responsible charge experience in structural engineering after licensure as a Civil Engineer, except for persons who have been operating under an exemption or have been practicing in another state or country. Applicants must have a valid, unexpired license as a Civil Engineer in California. See website: www.pels.ca.gov.
Average Time to Process Application: 3 months.
Authority: Business and Professions Code, Chapter 7, Section 6736.
|Occupation Title||SOC Code
|Civil Engineers ||172051 |