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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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Next Scheduled Meeting: 

Board Meeting 12/17/2021 at 10:00 a.m. C.S.T.
 
The College of Architecture, Planning & Design
Kansas State University
3101 Regnier Hall
920 N. MLK Jr. Drive (The Ekdahl Room)
Manhattan, KS       

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

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OCTOBER 2021 PE RESULTS RELEASED

The results from the October 2021 PE exam administration were released to your NCEES portal yesterday. Please allow the Board 5-7 business days for processing. If you were approved for the exam only by submitting the Professional Engineer Examination application, please review the requirements of the Professional Engineer by Examination application and submit if all requirements are met for licensure.


                        The Fall 2021 Newsletter is available.   

 

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 Landscape Architects and Business Entities

Paper renewal notices will be mailed from the KSBTP office by 11/12/2021. Landscape Architects with last names beginning with letters M-Z and Business Entities beginning with letters M-Z must renew their license by 03/02/2022 to remain in good standing. A paper renewal form is available under the Renewals tab.


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.

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

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