Massachusetts Continuing Education for Architects

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 half a 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.
 

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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Purchase 10 or more hours and receive 40% off. Use Code "MAAR40".


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Online timed audio-visual course with testing at check points throughout the course and/or at the end.
Non-timed, read-only PDF document with online testing at the end.


Generational Design



Net-Zero Energy Building


Course Credit Hours Price
Strategies to Achieve Net-Zero Energy Homes (HSW) 2.00 $38.00
Strategies to Achieve Net-Zero Energy Homes PDF (HSW) 2.00 $38.00

Other Featured Courses - New PDF Format


Course Credit Hours Price
Cool Roofs for Warm Climates PDF (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Danger in the Damp - Dealing with Mold 4.00 $76.00
Dryer by Design - Designing to Keep Water Out (HSW) 2.00 $38.00
Getting Decked - And Choosing How That Happens 3.00 $57.00
Lean on Me - Choosing Railings Carefully 3.00 $57.00
Sound Advice for Acoustics PDF (HSW) 4.00 $76.00

Building Systems



Construction Contract Administration



Environmental



Legal


Course Credit Hours Price
Basic Ethics for Architects (HSW) 3.00 $57.00
Fair Housing: A Study of Kitchens and Bathrooms (GEN) (AOA) (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Fair Housing: An in depth study of accessible routes (GEN) (AOA) (HSW) 1.00 $19.00
Fair Housing: An Overview of the Fair Housing Act (GEN) (AOA) (HSW) 2.00 $38.00

Occupant Comfort


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