PacePDH.com is approved by the American Institute of Architects (AIA Provider # J607) to provide online continuing education courses to architects.

Since 2003 PacePDH.com has delivered over 400,000 online continuing education hours to more than 20,000 AEC professionals nationwide.

Massachusetts Board of Registration of Architects Continuing Education Requirements

Architects registered in Massachusetts must earn a minimum of 12 credits annually, 8 of which must be in Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) topics. One hour equals one credit. Credits must be earned within the 12-month license renewal cycle; Sept. 1 through Aug. 31.This continuing education requirement has been in place since the 2003-2004 license years.

Note: Any course or program approved by the AIA, CSI or NCARB is automatically accepted by the Board. All of the courses listed below have been approved by the AIA for HSW credit.

View the Massachusetts Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

Reporting, Record Keeping and Auditing
The License renewal form will have a check-off required which certifies that the renewing architect has met the CE requirements. A random audit will be performed after the renewals are received. Those selected for audit will be required to submit written documentation of their CE activities. AIA transcripts showing qualified continuing education activities will be acceptable documentation.
 

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Featured Courses - New PDF Format


Course Credit Hours Price
Sound Advice for Acoustics (LU/HSW) PDF 4.00 $76.00

Net-Zero Energy Building


Course Credit Hours Price
Cost Control Strategies for Zero Energy Buildings (LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Strategies to Achieve Net-Zero Energy Homes (LU/HSW) 2.00 $38.00

Building Systems


Course Credit Hours Price
Home Builder’s Guide to Coastal Construction (GEN) 4.00 $76.00
Preventing Mold in New Construction (GEN) (LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Sound Matters - How to achieve acoustic comfort in the contemporary office (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Wind Mitigation Methodology - Retrofits for Existing Homes - 1 hr (WMM/GEN)(LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00

Construction Contract Administration



Environmental


Course Credit Hours Price
Building for Energy Efficiency (BSP/T/GEN) (LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Energy Efficient Roofs (GEN) (LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Energy Efficient Ventilation Techniques (GEN LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Environmentally Safe Paints and Painting Techniques (GEN) (LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Green Building Sustainability and Smart Growth (GEN) (LU/HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Raising the Roof (GEN) (LU/HSW) 2.00 $38.00

Legal


Course Credit Hours Price

Occupant Comfort


Course Credit Hours Price
Indoor Environmental Quality (GEN) (LU/HSW) 3.00 $57.00