AIA logoPacePDH.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 1.3 million online continuing education hours to more than 50,000 AEC professionals nationwide. Our online interactive audio/visual courses feature narration, images and illustrations. Our PDF format is a non-timed, read-only course with online testing at the end.

Note to AIA Members: New AIA rules do not allow its members to retake the same course at any time.

Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners (LSBAE) Continuing Education Requirements

The Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners rules requires that an architect complete a minimum of twelve (12) CEHs in health, safety and welfare (HSW) each calendar year (January — December). See LAC 46:I. §1315. D.2. These rules apply to all architects practicing architecture in this state. All architects must show compliance with the educational requirements of these rules as a condition for renewing registration. Note: All of the courses listed below have been approved by the AIA for HSW credit.

Visit the LSBAE Web site for more information.

Reporting, Record Keeping and Auditing
An architect shall complete and submit forms as required by the board certifying that the architect has completed the required continuing education hours. The board requires that each architect shall complete the language on the renewal application pertaining to that architect's continuing education activities during the calendar year immediately preceding the license renewal period. Any untrue or false statement or the use thereof with respect to course attendance or any other aspect of continuing educational activity is fraud or misrepresentation and will subject the architect and/or program sponsor to license revocation or other disciplinary action.

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Course Sample Credit Hours Price
multimedia courseAgeless by Design (GEN) (HSW) sample 2.00 $38.00
   PDF courseAging in Place - Eliminating Traps (HSW) 4.00 $76.00
   PDF courseBiophilic Design and Senior Well Being for Architect and Design Professionals (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
multimedia courseDanger in the Damp - Dealing with Mold (HSW) sample 2.00 $38.00
   PDF courseDanger in the Damp - Dealing with Mold (HSW-PDF) 4.00 $76.00
multimedia courseGetting Decked - And Choosing How That Happens sample 2.00 $38.00
multimedia courseMinimizing Energy Use in Buildings sample 2.00 $38.00
multimedia courseProfessional Ethics for Architects 2.00 $38.00

Generational Design


Course Sample Credit Hours Price
   PDF courseAgeless Living by Design (HSW) 2.00 $38.00
   PDF courseDemographic Trends and Changes in the Aging Population Essential for Architects, Designers and Contractors to Identify (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
   PDF courseThe Senior Wellness Revolution (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
   PDF courseWhere is Home - The Aging Population and Where They Live (HSW) 1.00 $19.00

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Course Sample Credit Hours Price
multimedia courseIndoor Environmental Quality (GEN) (HSW) 3.00 $57.00
   PDF courseSound Advice for Acoustics PDF (HSW) 4.00 $76.00

Louisiana Architects can fulfill the requirements of their continuing education credit hours with Pace PDH, an approved provider of CE courses by the Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners (LSBAE). Our CE classes are full of helpful information and presented in an entertaining and easy-to-follow format. Architects completing their annual continuing education requirements can take our courses in health, safety, and welfare with course topics including: design-build, energy efficiency, ethics, fair housing and indoor environmental quality.

Pace proudly serves all architects in the state of Louisiana including, but not limited to, the following cities and parishes:

New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Metairie, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Kenner Bossier CIty, Monroe, Alexandria, Houma, Marrero, New Iberia, Laplace, Slidell, Prairieville, Central, Terrytown, Ruston, Sulphur, Harvey, Hammond

East Baton Rouge, Jefferson, Orleans, Caddo, Saint Tammany, Lafayette, Calcasieu, Ouachita, Rapides, Livingston, Tangipahoa, Bossier, Terrebonne, Ascension, Lafourche, Saint Landry, Iberia, Acadia, Vermilion, Saint Mary

Providers do not report completed CE hours to the Board, however upon successful completion of each course you will be awarded a contuing education certificate. An architect shall complete and submit forms as required by the board certifying that the architect has completed the required continuing education hours. The board requires that each architect shall complete the language on the renewal application pertaining to that architect's continuing education activities during the calendar year immediately preceding the license renewal period. Any untrue or false statement or the use thereof with respect to course attendance or any other aspect of continuing educational activity is fraud or misrepresentation and will subject the architect and/or program sponsor to license revocation or other disciplinary action.

All Lousisana registered architects are required to earn 12 Structured HSW Continuing Education hours per calendar year in order to renew their license. All of the hours must be in the areas of health, safety, and welfare (HSW).