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License Requirements and Approved Courses

NOTE: State license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It is the ultimate responsibility of the individual to be sure that he or she is meeting continuing education requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.

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License Renewal Information
Is Regulated? Yes
Hours Required 24
Units of Time PDH
Carryover Units Allowed 12
Max Online Hours Allowed 24
License Body Address
TN - Architectural and Engineering Examiners
500 James Robertson Pkwy.
Nashville, TN 37243-1142
Primary Contact
Tel: 615-741-3221
Fax: 615-532-9410
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Requirements Website
Completion Requirements 
24 PDH biennially based on date of initial licensure.

24 PDH required 
  • at least 13 PDH must be HSW related 
All 24 hours can be taken in online courses.  The Tennessee State Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners does not pre-approve continuing education courses or providers. The courses for this profession offered by RedVector have been approved by the Interior Design Continuing Education Council (IDCEC).  It is the responsibility of the professional to choose courses that meet their scope of practice.


Course of Study 
The Board will grant credit for only such continuing education activities that satisfy the following criteria:
  1. There is clear purpose and objective for each activity which will maintain, improve or expand skills and knowledge obtained prior to initial licensure or to develop new and relevant skills and knowledge.
  2. The content of each presentation is well organized and presented in a sequential manner.
  3. There is evidence of pre-planning.
  4. The presentation will be made by persons who are well qualified by education or experience.
Proof of Completion 
Each registrant is responsible for maintaining records which may be used to support credits claimed.

Required records include but are not limited to the following:

  1. A log showing the type(s) of activity claimed, sponsoring organization, location, duration, instructor’s or speaker’s name and PDH credit(s) earned; and/or
  2. Attendance verification records in the form of completion certifications, signed attendance receipts, paid receipts, a copy of a listing of participants signed by a person in responsible charge or other documents supporting evidence of attendance.

Records must be maintained for a period of four (4) years and copies must be furnished to the Board for audit verification purposes within thirty (30) days of the Board’s request. A registrant failing to supply the requested records in a timely fashion will be deemed in noncompliance.