CFedS Certification – New

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the CFedS Program, registered/licensed land surveyors must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be a registered/licensed land surveyor under state law in at least one state;
  2. Have no disciplinary actions within the last 5 years with any state registration board or court resulting in the loss of surveying privileges.

Pre-registered/pre-licensed land surveyors must have passed the NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying examination.


All application fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. The initial fees cover the cost of the training courses and testing for admission to the program. Once your fees have been processed you will be able to continue with your training and CFedS activity. You have two years or three attempts at the examination, whichever comes first.

Initial training, examination, and CFedS Certification: $1,500.00