Congratulations to the June 2019 CFedS


  • Eric Ansart
  • William Bradley
  • Paul Fridley
  • Julia Keilman
  • Richard Mulliken
  • James Nordlund
  • Peter Paulus
  • Quentin Schukar
  • Robin Suber
  • David Ulrey

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2019 APLS Conference - Private-Federal Boundary Determination

For those CFedS who attended the Arizona (APLS) 2019 Convention CFedS Workshop: Private-Federal Boundary Determination – Scottsdale, Arizona May 9, 2019, you can download the workshop handout by selecting the link below.

You will receive a total of 2 CFedS Continuing Education Credits upon successfully passing the quiz.

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Washington DC Chief Cadastral Surveyor Announced

The BLM is happy to announce that Dominica Van Koten has been selected as the new permanent Washington DC Chief Cadastral Surveyor. Dominica has spent the last 11 years as the BLM Eastern States Office, Chief Cadastral Surveyor.

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State Board Approves Professional Level Experience for CFedS Training

The Washington State Board of Licensing has approved completion of the CFedS Program for 3 months of professional-level experience..

How to get your land surveyor license by exam

Licensing requirements

  • Pass the LSIT (Land Surveyor-in-Training exam).
  • Pass the PLS (Principles and Practices of Land Surveying exam).
  • Pass the Washington 2-hour land surveyor’s exam.
  • Have 8 years of professional-level experience under the direct supervision of a licensed land surveyor.
  • Education in an ABET-accredited program may count for up to 4 years of this experience.
  • Completion of the Certified Federal Surveyor (CFedS) program, including the final exam, may count for 3 months of this experience.
Added: Friday, May 30, 2014

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