Louisiana Architect Continued Education Requirements


Louisiana Architect Continued Education Requirements


Total Hours:  12 Hours
Detail:  12 HSW
Renewal Cycle:  Annual
Renewal Deadline:  December 31 of each calendar year


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How do I renew my license? 

Renewals should be completed by December 31 or late fees must be paid before your individual license can be renewed.


I have extra credit hours; can I apply them to the next renewal cycle?



Who notifies the State of my continued education?

It is the licensee’s responsibility to notify the state.  You must keep your records for at least 3 years.


Do I need to complete continuing education requirements for my AIA Membership?

YES, as an Architect member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), 18 learning unit hours are required per calendar year for membership renewal.  Of these 18 hours, at least 12 hours must be in subjects designated as Health, Safety, and Welfare (HSW).


Are AIA approved classes accepted?



Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners

9625 Fenway Avenue, Suite B 
Baton Rouge, LA 70809 

Phone: (225) 925-4802 
Fax: (225) 925-4804 
Email: bd@lsbae.brcoxmail.com
Website: http://www.lastbdarchs.com/