March 28, 2017 – Fundamentals of Professional Ethics:
Elements and Examples, Webinar by American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
April 12, 2017 – Best Practices in Mineral Resource Estimation
and Reporting, Webinar by American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
May 3-4, 2017 – Texas Aquifer Conference (American Ground Water Trust)
Texas aquifers and groundwater management, Austin.
More CE providers and information provided under
Licensing > Continuing Education Program > CE Opportunities
Application Review/Continuing Education Committee – April 27, 2017
Compliance and Enforcement Committee – April 27, 2017
General Issues Committee – April 27, 2017
TBPG Board Meeting – April 28, 2017
Spring Examination: Friday, March 17, 2017
Fall Examination: Friday, October 6, 2017
For more information, please see the Exam Information page.
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The TBPG Ethics Course is available for free to the general public and to TBPG license holders. Anyone who wishes to may register to view the Ethics Video, take the quiz, and receive a certificate of completion.
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