NJSPE Blog

How NJSPE and You Can Help Protect PE Licenses

November 20, 2017

In 1907, Wyoming passed a bill that required registration for those who would represent themselves to the public as an engineer and founded a board of examiners for the profession. For a century since then, professional engineering (PE) licenses have been protecting the public’s health and safety. Today, it is the responsibility of the New. . . Read More


Why Get the Professional Engineering License?

November 16, 2017

There are innumerable benefits to pursuing a professional engineering (PE) license. It helps signify professional status, dedication, and competency in the field of engineering. Yet, many engineers do not find it a priority to protect the PE license’s power, though it has been protecting their careers for a century. In addition to the flashy benefits. . . Read More


Understanding the Importance of Networking with Other Engineers

September 11, 2017

All throughout college, your professors, classmates, and professional engineers working in-the- field tell you that networking is important. But it can be harder in practice than in theory, because socializing can be awkward, and at the end the workday, many of us would rather be watching Netflix on the couch than attending networking cocktail hours.. . . Read More


Which NJSPE Membership is Right for You?

September 8, 2017

The benefits of joining the New Jersey Society of Professional Engineers (NJSPE) include advocacy opportunities, continuing education and networking, access to the latest innovations in the industry, and career advancement for professional engineers. At NJSPE, we understand membership fees can be expensive, and certain associations do not make membership worthwhile. That is why we keep. . . Read More


Advancing Your Career as an Engineer: How Professional Engineering Associations Can Help

September 5, 2017

Do you remember the stress of finding your first job after graduation? All those long nights of searching online and making LinkedIn connections with potential employers to give yourself a leg up. The New Jersey Society of Professional Engineers (NJSPE) is a state society that promotes, serves, and represents New Jersey’s engineering professionals for the. . . Read More


5 Benefits of Joining a Professional Engineering Association

September 1, 2017

Every young professional engineer knows growing his or her network is a good career move to establish a circle of like-minded individuals and to cultivate future career opportunities. Sometimes it can feel like a daunting task, because being social can be a challenge and paying membership fees can be a pain. However, at the New. . . Read More


Ways for Continuing Education Engineers to Earn Professional Development Hours

July 13, 2017

Professional development hours are a key part of maintaining licensure. They are essential to keeping engineers at the top of their game through continuing education. Requirements vary by state, but there are opportunities to achieve these hours that are applicable nationwide. In the State of New Jersey, 24 professional development hours, or PDHs, are required.. . . Read More


Understanding New Jersey Continuing Education for Engineers

July 13, 2017

In the State of New Jersey, continuing education for engineers requires 24 professional development hours biennially. Professional engineers may employ various methods of completing continuing professional competency requirements, or CPC credits, every two years. Professional Practice Ethics Applicants must complete two to eight hours in professional practice ethics. As part of the National Society of. . . Read More


How NJSPE Can Help You Reach Your PDH Requirements

July 13, 2017

Completing biennial professional engineering requirements in New Jersey is a major task, but it doesn’t have to be stressful. In the State of New Jersey, 24 professional development hours are required every two years, including two to eight of those hours completed in professional practice ethics. NJSPE is here to help you reach the required. . . Read More


New Jersey Department of Community Affairs Training Session for RREM and the LMI Homeowner Rebuilding Program

May 3, 2017

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