Continuing Education

In Need of Continuing Education Hours?

This page includes information and several ideas for obtaining hours while working remotely.

For other PDH hours outside of the ASCE website, make sure to verify that they meet Ohio's continuing education requirements. Check the State's requirements here: https://www.peps.ohio.gov/IndividualLicensing/ContinuingEd.aspx  

Please be mindful of true correspondence courses. Only six hours per renewal period are allowed in Ohio.


ASCE

Here is a good reminder for anyone looking to do continuing education while stuck at home or working from home.  Its a great benefit of being a ASCE member!

Choose up to 10 on-demand webinars from the more than 200 on-demand webinars listed below. Each one is a 60-90-minute webinar worth 1-1.5 PDHs–that’s up to 15 FREE PDHs from our comprehensive continuing education library – just for being a member! 

Log in to your ASCE account to take advantage of your 10 FREE PDHs: https://sa360.asce.org/ASCEWebApp/Benefits/Membership/Freeondemandwebinars.aspx

 

Ohio LTAP - Local Technical Assistance Program

Visit the LTAP Website for more information and access to courses. Many free and paid webinars are available. 

The free Ethics for Engineers - Jeopardy Style! webinar was scheduled for June 4, 2020. Below are links to the recorded course information.

If anyone missed out on the original event, below is the information concerning the replay and this is the link to the registration for the replay:  http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/LocalPrograms/LTAP/Upcoming%20Webinars/Ethics%20for%20Engineers%20-%20Jeopardy%20Style!%20Webinar%20Replay%20Session.pdf

Link to recording:  https://youtu.be/41MhAOwodsM

Handout #1 link:  http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/LocalPrograms/LTAP/Documents/NSPECodeofEthicsforEngineers.pdf

Handout #2 link:  http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/Planning/LocalPrograms/LTAP/Documents/ASCE-Code-of-Ethics.pdf

 

Preventing Runovers & Backovers - ARTBA/Webinar Series Course is scheduled for August 4th & 5th. Click here to view the flyer and registration information.

 

Ohio Ethics Commission

Their online courses can count toward general CPD requirements as long as it is beneficial to an Engineer or Surveyor's job, such as those who work with government agencies in Ohio. 

The Commission also has a convenient Ethics Training Online option that is free for public servants and available on-demand. The course also fulfulls the Govenor's annual Ethics Law training requirement for state officials and employees, and is approved for one hour of general Continuing Legal Education (CLE) for attorneys. 

Monthly live webinars are available to anyone in public service (state and local governments). 

Go to ethics.ohio.gov for more information and access to the online courses. 

 

ACEC Ohio - American Council of Engineering Companies

ACEC has a low cost online ethics course available to anyone in Ohio. Visit http://acecohio.org/aws/ACEC/pt/sp/ethics-course for more information and a link to the online learning page for members.

 

NSPE - National Society of Professional Engineers

NSPE has a resource section with webinars for members for continuing education. Visit https://www.nspe.org/resources/pe-institute for more information. 

 

Contech Engineered Solutions - Knowledge Center

View Contech's Knowledge Center for access to webinars, articles, case studies, and videos. 

 

American Concrete Pipe Association & Indian Kentucky Ohio Concrete Pipe Association

ACPA/IKOCPA offered a series of webinars in June, August, and September - the recordings can be viewed on the events page link.

Click here to view the IKOCPA events page.

 

More PHD Ideas - Other State Resources

Visit other State Engineering Board websites for states that pre-approve courses to look for lists of acceptable courses (Florida and North Carolina for example). Generally, if other states accept courses for education credit, Ohio will as well. 

 

Other Webinar Resources

"Traffic Corner Tuesdays" by Spack Solutions. New webinars have been posted - 'Site Plan Reviews' and 'Crash Anaysis'

Many recorded webinars are posted to their website (https://spacksolutions.com/traffic-corner-tuesday/). Just remember to verify the webinars meet Ohio's requirements (link above) if looking to use as PDH credits. 

EJ Prescott "Team EJP Know H20w" Webinar Series - Click here to view their website and full webiar schedule. 

EJP webinar tracts include webinars for Drinking Water, Stormwater, and Wastewater subjects. 

 

Upcoming Virtual Engineering Conferences

OTEC (Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference) - October 20-29