All Tennessee surveyors are required obtain the equivalent of thirty (30) PDH’s per biennial renewal period. These PDH’s may be obtained any time during the applicable renewal period. A minimum of two (2) PDH’s shall be earned by successfully completing a course or activity that has content areas focused on surveying Ethics and Standards of Practice. The renewal cycle in Tennessee is biennially, with licenses expiring on December 31 of every odd year (2019, 2021, etc.). This correspondence course will provide 1.0 PDH in the Tennessee Standards of Practice. See a more complete description of this program below, along with related products.
Tennessee Ethics – 1.0 Contact Hours (TN Course No.746)
The purpose of this program is to provide a correspondence course of study that delivers 1.0 Professional Development Hours (1.0 PDH’s) in the study of Ethics from Chapter 0820-04., et seq., “Rules of Professional Conduct,” Tennessee Administrative Code, promulgated by the Tennessee Board of Examiners for Land Surveyors (the “Board”), as of 2019. This 15-Page document contains the Rules of Professional Conduct (the “Rules”), with commentary to the Rules by Jeffery N. Lucas, Professional Land Surveyor and Attorney at law. This course is accompanied by a 20-question course examination. A certificate of completion for this course will be awarded upon successful completion of the examination provided. Successful completion requires a score of 70% or better on the examination. Questions, comments and test results can be forwarded as indicated below.
OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.