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Licensure in the Storm’s Wake

While engineers may be needed in the wake of Hurricane Irma, the Florida Board of Professional Engineers is not able to relax its requirements or waive statutory requirements for licensure.

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FBPE, FEMC Meetings Canceled

The Florida Board of Professional Engineers and the Florida Engineering Management Corporation meetings scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 10 and 11, in Orlando have been canceled.

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Sobh Appointed to Fill FBPE Vacancy

Walid M. Sobh, 55, has been appointed by Gov. Rick Scott to fill a vacancy on the Florida Board of Professional Engineers. Mr. Sobh’s term runs May 1 through Oct. 31, 2018.

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CE Audit Finds 10 Percent Out of Compliance

FBPE staff conducted an audit of the PE licenses renewed so as to verify compliance with the continuing education requirements. It was very surprising when the audit found that 112 of the 1,051 licensees audited were out of compliance.

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Caution: Spam Emails Sent With FBPE Address

You may have recently received an email that appears to have been sent from the Florida Board of Professional Engineers and had a PDF attachment. This email was not sent by FBPE, and should be deleted immediately.

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FBPE Updates Its Mobile App

FBPE has been busy re-engineering its mobile app to make it cleaner, more responsive, and easier-to-use. The new FBPE App puts the information you need the most right at your fingertips, wherever you are.