CA CBT Exam - Seismic Principles 18 Hours, 2 days - 12 hours of lecture, 3 hours of in-class exam. 3 hours of discussion of exam solutions. The textbooks are Seismic Design Volume X and Seismic Design Volume XI by C.V. Chelapati and 3 Sample exams with solutions (300 pages) by Ibrahim. Please order these books before the seminar and study ahead of time. These books are easy to read and understand unlike ASCE 7-10. This preliminary study is especially important for those who are not familiar with seismic principles.
CA CBT Exam - Engineering Surveying 18 hours - 3 days of lecture. Please read the 500 page Engineering Surveying Manual by John Pavlik ahead of time. The exam contains many practical situations which are discussed in seminar.
These are California CBT (Computer Based Testing) Exams. CBT exams mean that one goes to a computer center and sits in a cubicle and looks at the exam computer. Clock ticks away. You (not I) must prepare very well, especially if you are new to the subjects. Please get the manuals and study before the seminar and pass the exam the first time you take it.Seminar Schedule
2017 NCEES - Structural Engineering (S.E. Vertical) 8 hour exam, (S.E. Lateral) 8 hour exam, Exam Dates October 27, 28, 2017. Irvine Institute of Technology, a pioneer in CA SE Seminars, will be offering 14 day (Saturdays) 84 hours seminars. All seminars are recorded for later viewing. Engineers are urged to register early and study vast amount of material and pass the first time one takes the exam.Seminar Schedule
FS (Fundamentals of Surveying) is a CBT exam, NCEES changed the format of PE (Mechanical) and PE (Electrical). Each of these exams are now now split into three examsSeminar Schedule
All Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exams in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and others subjects are now CBT exams. No books are allowed into the exam center. NCEES formula book is available on the Computer Screen. So one must prepare thoroughly for the exams and pass the exam the first time one takes. It is very possible that employers may look at passing FE exams as a prerequisite to offering an employment,Seminar Schedule