The PLSO offers online Continuing Professional Development opportunities by Jeff Lucas, an attorney and licensed surveyor. This special promotional rate offers members exclusive online CPDs for as little as $11 per hour for three hours. PLSO members can log into the members-only section of the website for details.

Members CLICK HERE for CPD Offerings

State of Ohio Continuing Education Policy

The PLSO Book Order Form  is linked online for anyone wanting to order surveying books. Some of the book titles include Ohio Surveying Laws, Definitions of Surveying and Associated Terms, and Original Ohio Land Subdivisions. Call the PLSO office at (614) 761-2313 for more information.
Current PLSO Members receive a 10% discount on all book orders!


2016 Fall Seminar: October 13-14  (Registration opens July, 2016)

Hosted by the Western Reserve Chapter. Leslie Froelich, Chapter Seminar Chair

Session Location: University Center, Kent State Stark Campus, 6000 Frank Ave, NW; North Canton, Ohio 44720

Seminar Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott; 4375 Metro Circle NW; Canton, Ohio 44720

2017 Annual Conference:  February 15-18  (Registration opens November, 2016)

Hosted by Firelands Chapter, Rich Fredrickson, Chapter Conference Chair

Conference Location: Kalahari Convention Center, 7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, Ohio



What exactly does it take to be a Surveyor?

CLICK HERE to find out more about Ohio Board-Approved Surveying Degree Programs

Taking the FS Exam for Ohio

CLICK HERE for information for Ohio Licensure

CLICK HERE for information on License Renewal

CLICK HERE for the State of Ohio PSPE Website

CLICK HERE for information on National ABET Accredited Land Surveyor BS Programs



CLICK HERE for information on Comity-Professional Surveyor

CLICK HERE for information on Comity-Professional Engineer



CLICK HERE for information on scholarships available to Ohio students









Cleveland Chapte CPD Event

The Cleveland Chapter is hosting a CPD event on Wednesday, June 13 from 6 – 9:30pm


Chapter Golf Outings Announced

Several PLSO Chapters host golf outings each summer.  Information will be posted here as it is received.

Cleveland Chapter – Friday, July 13

2018 Golfers Reservation Form

2018 Cleveland Chapter Hole Sponsor form (1)

Miami Valley Chapter – Friday, July 13

2018 Golf and Sponsorship Form

Central Ohio Chapter – Friday, July 20

2018 Golf and Sponsorship Form

Spring Ethics Workshop Announced

PLSO will offer a 2-hour Surveying Ethics CPD workshop on Friday, April 13 from 2 –4pm at the Columbus office (150 East Wilson Bridge Road, Lower Level Conference Room, Worthington, OH 43085).

Topic:        Surveying Ethics  (this session will satisfy the 2 hour ethics requirement!)

Speaker:             John Greenhalge, Exec Director, State Board of Registration

PLSO members – $50 per person

Non-Members of PLSO – $80 per person

CLICK HERE TO Register online with a credit card payment

CLICK HERE to print PDF Registration Form

2018 Conference a Success!

Take a look at scenes from the Conference and perspectives from some who attended.

Thanks to Dan Davis for video and editing!

NGS Releases Blueprint for NATRF 2022

NGS has posted a document detailing the plans for NATRF 2022 project.

CLICK HERE to view the information.

NCEES seeks input from surveyors

NCEES has extended the online survey for the Principles and Practice of Surveying exam content review to March 31, and has requested assistance from NSPS to find additional volunteers for this important study by sharing this news with NSPS members.

The information is posted online at A PDF of the news release is also available for download on this page. The survey will be used to update the specifications for the PS exam.

New Ohio Surveying News

CLICK HERE for the current issue of Ohio Surveying News


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