NSPE membership gives engineers the tools and services they need to be better informed and better connected within their professional community.
Fifteen Free Courses
NSPE membership includes fifteen free online seminars that you can view from your home or office. At the end of each seminar, a quiz will be available for those who need it to meet their state's continuing education requirements.
Build community and connect with your colleagues. Enter a place for knowledge exchange, content curation, collaboration, and professional networking. See what your peers are talking about and join the discussion.
The PE Institute has a catalog of live educational events, webinars, and conferences for the professional engineer. On-demand courses provide a time-effective option for engineers who want to sharpen their knowledge and skills from standards management to professional ethics. PE licensure is the engineering profession's highest standard of competence, a symbol of achievement and assurance of quality. NSPE provides its members, whether already licensed or soon-to-be licensed, with the information and resources they need to earn and maintain the respected PE seal.
Through Interest Groups, blogs, communities, and live events, members can reach engineers across the country and in their local area. Each year, the Professional Engineers Conference brings together engineering colleagues, clients, and vendors to make important connections at vibrant locations around the country. Find the NSPE state society and local chapter nearest you and make key contacts, while staying informed about issues within your own region or community. Leadership and volunteer opportunities offer many options for positive participation within your community.
Advocacy & Outreach
Through its government relations efforts, NSPE projects a powerful voice advocating the interests of the engineering profession. Resources available in the Legislative Action Center allow NSPE members to contact legislators and track legislation of interest to them as engineers. Partnering organizations like Engineers Week, MATHCOUNTS, NICET, NABIE , and NAFE, along with public outreach activities, demonstrate the positive impact engineering has on everyday lives.
News of the Profession
Available free to members, PE magazine the flagship publication of the National Society of Professional Engineers is published six times per year. PE covers news and commentary on professional issues: licensing, engineering ethics, employment, legislative and regulatory issues, education, and many others that have a direct impact on professional engineers. Members only e-newsletters, like NSPE Update, PE Scope, and Daily Designs offer the latest news on shifting trends and new technologies.
NSPE's Job Board and Career Center helps PEs make their next career move and assists employers in finding licensed PEs and top engineering talent.
Your NSPE membership entitles you to deep discounts on a wide variety of publications, standard contract documents, and other services offered by NSPE's benefit partners.