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Our mission is to provide maximum protection of the health, safety, property and welfare of the people of Kansas by assuring that the practice of the architectureengineeringgeology, landscape architecture and land surveying in the state is carried out only by those person who are proven to be qualified as prescribed by the statutes and rules and regulations of the Board of Technical Professions. 

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Board Meeting 12/17/2021 at 10:00 a.m. C.S.T.
        

   Board Meeting 02/18/2022 at 10:00 a.m. C.S.T.   

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Thank you KSBTP Board Chair
Carisa McMullen KSBTP 2021 Chair and Larry Karns KSBTP Executive Director

Thank you Carisa McMullen, L.A. for your leadership in 2021.  We appreciate your dedication to KSBTP and thank you for your hard work.  

EXECUTIVE ORDER ALLOWED TO EXPIRE

Executive Order 21-22 was allowed to expire on 5/28/2021 by Governor Kelly. All licenses covered by the order are now canceled and a reinstatement application will be required. Late fees and termination dates will now be administered per the renewal table.


Kansas Minimum Standards Updated

KAR 66-12-1 has been updated as of May 21, 2021 to include updates to the Kansas Minimum Standards. Please click here to review the updated Minimum Standards. 


RENEWAL PORTAL INSTRUCTION

Please view our Online Registration and Renewal Guide for step-by-step direction.

Please follow the instructions below to renew your license online:

> Navigate to the Renewals tab
> Select Individuals (or Business depending on license)
> Scroll down the page: Select Online Renewal Portal: Click here to renew online
> Select Register a Person (or Business) on the upper left-hand side (MANDATORY)
> Enter the required information (IE: License Number, DOB, Last four of SSN OR Registration Code)
> Select Search
> The Registration Screen will appear: enter a NEW USERID and NEW PASSWORD at the bottom
> Select Register
> A new screen will appear showing the license for renewal
> Select Renew Online from the options on the left-hand side of the screen

ACCESS TO THE ONLINE RENEWAL PORTAL

The Kansas State Board of Technical Professions would like to remind everyone that only the licensee should be accessing his or her renewal portal. Please note that allowing others to access the portal on your behalf may result in discipline to your license. Please be advised the Principal in Responsible Charge should be the only employee accessing the businesses' renewal portal. 


Renewal Portal for Architects and Professional Geologists Open

Paper renewal notices were mailed from the KSBTP office on 04/30/2021. Architects and Professional Geologists with last names beginning with letters M-Z must renew their license by 06/30/2021 to remain in good standing. A paper renewal form is available under the Renewals > Individuals tab. 

2021 Central Zone Distinguished Service Award

Larry Graham received the prestigious 2021 Central Zone Distinguished Service Award through the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES.) Mr. Graham was commended for his commitment and many years of service to not only NCEES, but also the Kansas Board. Sincere "Thanks" to Mr. Graham from the KSBTP! Congratulations!

To leave Mr. Graham a message, please visit: https://www.kudoboard.com/boards/BymDUjkR  


Important Updates to K.A.R. 66-8-3 and K.A.R. 66-14-1

Kansas has decoupled! Professional Engineer applicants may now test before meeting the four-year experience requirement.  All requirements must be completed before licensure. Please utilize the Application for Professional Engineer Examination.

K.A.R. 66-14-1 now requires that 24 of the required 30 CEUS be related to health, safety, property and welfare (HSPW). Licensees may not obtain more than 10 CEUS in any 24-hour period. Five self-study CEUS are allowed with proof of course completion.  Kansas rules and regulations must be met to satisfy the continuing education requirement.


NEW REGULATIONS NOW IN EFFECT!

The Kansas State Board of Technical Professions recently updated or added 24 regulations! Please click here to view the regulations. The updates include: K.A.R.’s 66-6-1, 66-6-10, 66-7-1, 66-8-3, 66-8-4, 66-9-5, 66-10-4, 66-10-9, 66-10-10b, 66-10-10c, 66-10-12, 66-10-13, 66-11-5, 66-14-1, 66-14-2, 66-14-3, 66-14-5, 66-14-6, 66-14-7, 66-14-8, 66-14-9, 66-14-10, 66-14-11, and 66-14-12. The regulations went into effect as of December 4, 2020.



2022 Renewal Dates by Profession:

License Type:

Renewal Opens:

License Expires:

Grace Period:

License Cancelled On:

Landscape Archs (M-Z)

November 1, 2021

December 31, 2021

January 1, 2022

March 2, 2022

Certificate of Authorization

(M-Z)

November 1, 2021

December 31, 2021

January 1, 2022

March 2, 2022

Surveyors

(A-L)

January 31, 2022

March 31, 2022

April 1, 2022

May 31, 2022

Engineers

(A-L)

March 1, 2022

April 30, 2022

May 1, 2022

June 30, 2022

Geologists

(A-L)

May 1, 2022

June 30, 2022

July 1, 2022

August 31, 2022

Architects

(A-L)

May 1, 2022

June 30, 2022

July 1, 2022

August 31, 2022

Landscape Archs (A-L)

November 1, 2022

December 31, 2022

January 1, 2023

March 2, 2023

Certificate of Authorization (A-L)

November 1, 2022

December 31, 2022

January 1, 2023

March 2, 2023