Professional Engineering FAQs

How many CPC hours are required to renew my Alaska engineer license?

Alaska engineers must complete 24 CPC hours every two years.

When do Alaska engineers renew their license?

Engineers in Alaska must renew by December 31st of odd years.

What content is approved for Alaska engineer CPC?

Technical, managerial, and ethical content that is relevant to the practice of engineering is approved as continuing education for engineers in Alaska. Individuals that are registered in more than one area must obtain at least 8 PDH in each registration area every renewal cycle.

Do your engineering courses qualify for credit with the state of Alaska?

Yes, the Alaska State Board of Registration for Architects and Engineer does not pre-approve providers of engineering continuing education courses. Each engineer has the power to determine which courses meet the board requirements and their educational needs. Our courses include a short quiz at the end of each CPC that fulfill the requirement to show evidence of achievement and completion. Quizzes are graded automatically, and certificates are available immediately upon completion.

Are online courses approved for Alaska Engineering CPCs?

Yes, Internet courses are specifically mentioned by the board as an approved form of continuing education for Alaska engineers.

How do I renew my Alaska engineer license?

License renewals are completed online at

Who is in charge of engineer’s licenses in the state of Alaska?

The Alaska State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers and Land Surveyors
550 W 7th Ave, STE 1500
Anchorage, AK 99501-3567
Phone: (907) 269-8160

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