Professional Development

Professional Development Providers

Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers
Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers
MnSPE can help you pass the PE exam! Our PE exam prep courses for civil, electrical power and mechanical PE exams are offered prior to the April and October PE exams each year. Courses are held via live, instructor-led webinar and are open to students anywhere in the world. Webinars are recorded for repeat review and access by students. We use books and materials published by Professional Publications, Inc., providers of the popular Lindeburg books – order books through MnSPE at a 15% discount. Courses are guaranteed – students that meet attendance and homework requirements yet fail their exam can retake the course at no cost. Pay the member rate if you are an NSPE member. Visit the MnSPE website to learn more.

PDHengineer understands how busy you are. That's why they offer web-based learning to fit your schedule. You can choose from a library of nearly 4,000 hours of self-paced, online courses or webinars. Courses can be completed in the comfort of your home or office, then print your certificate of completion on the spot!  

NSPE members can get acquainted with PDHengineer by taking their popular Engineering Ethics: The Kansas City Hyatt Walkway Collapse course for free! To take advantage of this exclusive NSPE offer, visit their Web site and use Discount Code NSPE0113. This code will allow NSPE members access to the free course.

There’s no obligation to purchase additional courses or webinars, but if you do, take advantage of a 15% NSPE discount with Discount Code NSPE508.

Call 1-877-PDHengineer (1-877-734-3644) for more details.

Kaplan Engineering Education
Kaplan Engineering Education
Are you preparing for the PE or SE exam? Kaplan Engineering Education can help!

Kaplan offers PE Exam Prep packages for the Chemical, Civil, Electrical Power, Electrical and Electronics, Mechanical, and Structural exams. Kaplan also offers Live and OnDemand Reviews for the Structural Engineering exam, as well as OnDemand Reviews for the Civil PE and Electrical PE Power exams. NSPE members receive a 10% discount on all Kaplan Engineering courses and products. Visit the Kaplan Engineering Education website to view product offerings. To receive your 10% discount, please call 877.884.0828 and place your order using discount code: NSPE.


Engineers, architects, and other design professionals can now update their continuing professional development and increase their productivity using state-of-the-art educational programs available through SmartPros.

The U.S. Department of Commerce estimates that online learning costs one-third less than off site, classroom training and consumes half the time. Consistent with this estimate, users of SmartPros programs enjoy the convenience of immediately accessible Web-based training that allows for just-in-time learning-24 hours a day.

MGI Management Institute, a division of SmartPros, offers P. E. Readiness®, a series of home study preparation programs to help engineers prepare for five licensing exams: Fundamentals of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering with one-on-one guidance from your personal instructor/partner. The text-based courses feature review material, typical problems, detailed solutions of those problems, and mini-exams and sample AM and PM exams which students prepare and submit for grading. Student questions are answered by their graders. For additional information including a downloadable brochure, please go to

CE completion at your fingertips! From green building techniques (including LEED) to legal and dis-cipline-specific topics, you'll find the excellence in course content you demand, delivered in a highly interactive online format. RedVector has a proven track-record in the engineering industry, delivering compelling eLearning courses to over 40% of the World's top Engineering News Record (ENR) firms. Our catalog of over 1,000 courses is constantly updated bringing you the hottest and most important topics in the industry for PDH requirements and professional development. NSPE members enjoy a SAVINGS of nearly 15% OFF regular course pricing. To learn more, visit RedVector online or call 813.202.8460.