Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
Click the following link to learn about the new CPD Rules: Changes to CPD Rules


April 2019 Exam Application Deadlines for the PE and SE exams
LAPELS is currently accepting applications for the April 2019 exam administration. Below are the deadlines for various applications. Applications received after these deadlines will be processed for the October 2019 exams. *The PE Chemical  is computer-based and administered year-round at NCEES-approved Peason VUE test centers.

*The PE Environmental exam is computer-based and administered year-round at NCEES-approved Pearson VUE test centers. Registration opens on April 1, 2019.

*The PE Nuclear exam and PE Petroleum exam are computer-based and administered one day per year (October 15, 2019) at NCEES-approved Pearson Vue Test Centers. Registration opens on November 5, 2018.




Future Dates for the Louisiana Laws of Surveying Exam

Deadline to Apply Exam Date for LA Laws of Surveying
July 31, 2018 Friday, October 12, 2018
November 30, 2018 Friday, February 22, 2019
February 15, 2019 Friday, June 7, 2019
July 1, 2019 Friday, October 18, 2019


FE, FS and PS Exam Application Information
Deadlines are not applicable for these exams

The Fundamentals of Engineering, the Fundamentals of Surveying, and the Principles and Practice of Surveying exams have been converted to computer based exams.

To take the FE and FS exams, candidates who meet the requirements for certification should register directly with NCEES: http://ncees.org/exams/state-pages/louisiana-exam-registration .

To take the PS and/or the Louisiana Laws of Surveying exams, candidates should apply to LAPELS for approval.