Benefits of Membership

    NSPE (National) Benefits:

    1. 15 Free Online Seminars
    2. Networking Opportunities Through Interest Groups
    3. Continuing Education/Protection of Licensure
    4. Benefit Partners
    5. Career Advancement
    6. News of the Profession
    7. Advocacy and Outreach

     

    State and Local Benefits:

    Networking Opportunities

    • Chapter Meetings
    • Joint Chapter Meetings
    • State Level Meetings:
    1. Leadership Workshop
    2. MSPE Board of Directors Meetings
    3. Fall PDH Days
    4. Annual Convention

     

    Career/Personal Skills Enhancement

    • Public Speaking
    • Leadership Development
    • Organizational/Management Skills

     

    Professional Development Hours (PDH) Programs

    • Chapter Meetings
    • State Level Fall PDH Days
    • MSPE Annual Convention

     

    Legislative Presence/Issues

    • Full-time Lobbyist Service
    • Bill Tracking
    • Recognized voice of engineering
    • Engineers Day at the Capitol
    • Advocate for  Pertinent Engineering Issues
    • Defend and protect - Qualifications-Based Selection (QBS)
    • Protection of the Engineering Registration Law

     

    P.E. Licensure

    • PE Refresher Courses (some local chapter offerings & web-based with Minnesota Society)
    • PE Certificate Ceremony at Capital
    • Partnership with the State Licensing Board - represents architects, engineers, land surveyors and landscape architects
    • MSPE nominates individuals to serve on the Licensing Board’s Engineering Division

     

    Practice Divisions - special interest groups for engineers with common interest

    • PE’s in Construction
    • PE’s in Government
    • PE’s in Higher Education
    • PE’s in Industry
    • PE’s in Private Practice          

     

    Awards/Recognition

    • Hall of Fame
    • Young Engineer of the Year
    • Extra Mile Resolution
    • President’s Award
    • Practice Division Awards
    • Employer Professional Development Awards
    • Chapter Recognitions

     

    Public Image

    • Physical presence in Jefferson City through the Educational Foundation Building
    • MATHCOUNTS - chapter and state level competitions
    • Local Chapter Competitions - Project Lead-the-Way; Bridge-building; Future Cities; First Robotics               
    • Scholarships - chapter level
    • EF Chapter Grants for Educational Outreach
    • Convention Community Service Project

     

    Communication Tools

    • Website
    • The Missouri Engineer,  MSPE’s official web-based publication
    • Chapter Newsletters (online/email)
    • Blast Email alerts - meeting notices & legislative action alerts