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Richard_Ranous/OES(--nospam--at)oes.ca.gov wrote:
> 
> BORPELS is the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land
> Surveyors.  They are part of the Consumer Affairs agency and are located in
> Sacramento.  I do not have a phone number readily available for them.
> Maybe someone out there does.  [Try 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 300 
                      Sacramento, CA 95833-2926
                       Telephone: (916) 263-2222 
                          FAX: (916) 263-2246 ]
> 
> As for your experience--technically you must work 3 years under the direct
> supervision of a California SE after you receive your CE.  However, BORPELS
> and SEAOC (I believe) have established an interview process for those who
> have the experience requirements but lack the references.  In your case you
> would need to talk to BORPELS to see if the criteria for "working under the
> direct supervision" of an SE can be waived.
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> Please respond to seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> 
> To:   seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> cc:    (bcc: Richard Ranous/OES)
> Subject:  Re: SE Registration
> 
> Richard:
> I am also interested in the SE registration in the state of California.
> Who is BORPELS and how can I get a hold of them?  I am currently a CE in
> the state of California, but am not currently working under the direct
> supervision of an SE.  I have worked with and for an SE prior to obtaining
> my CE, but not after.  In other words, have my last 3 years of engineering
> experience with CE registered engineers only been a waste of time (assuming
> my goal is to obtain an SE)?
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> > From: Richard_Ranous/OES(--nospam--at)oes.ca.gov
> > To: seaoc(--nospam--at)seaoc.org
> > Subject: Re: SE Registration
> > Date: Tuesday, March 17, 1998 9:27 AM
> >
> >
> > Mark,
> >
> > I am assuming you are talking about California Registration.  In order to
> > qualify for the SE exam you must have your CE and have worked for three
> > years under the direct supervision of a Structural Engineer.  If you do
> not
> > work under the direct supervision of an SE, you can contact BORPELS and
> > request a waiver of this requirement.  The request does not automatically
> > mean it will be granted.
> >
> > California law requires an SE to sign schools, hospitals, and high-rise
> > structures.  Most others can be signed by a CE.  Additionally, some
> > jurisdictions will require SE for certain types of work.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> 
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