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Ethics I



Ethics I – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief, Watts v. Shannon and Leggins, Tennessee 2005, is a case with challenging legal and ethical issues. The National Society of Professional Surveyor’s (NSPS) “Surveyor’s Creed and Canons,” is used as a barometer by which to measure the actions of the parties, especially the surveyor. This is a 2-Page Letter, the NSPS Creed and Canons and 1 Court Opinion consisting of 5 pages. This 8-Page document has a 10-Question examination based on the text of the newsletter, the case-in-chief and the Creed and Canons.

OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.