Continuing Education for Construction Supervisor License Holders

Required every two-year renewal cycle. To be completed within the two years prior to current expiration date. Holders cannot re-use a previously submitted CEU’s. All Construction Supervisor License holders are required to complete the appropriate number of continuing education each two-year renewal cycle as described in (Section R5.4.2.)

Effective 1/1/18, MA Construction Supervisor license holders can enroll in a maximum of 6 hours of on-line professional development within every 2 year licensing cycle, with the remaining professional development hours needed being LIVE instruction. License holders may enroll in additional on-line courses beyond 6 hours, but those hours would not be accepted towards your licensing professional development requirement in that 2 year period.

License Categories

A qualifying licensee must provide proof of completion of required hours of continuing education per two year license cycle in the appropriate category in which the licensee is licensed.

Unrestricted Construction Supervisors License - 12 Hours Required
Restricted Construction Supervisors License (One & Two-Family Dwellings) - 10 Hours Required
Specialty Construction Supervisors License - 6 Hours Required (Exception - Building officials who are certified and in good standing in accordance with Section R7 are exempt from Section R5.4.)

Required Topics

The following hour(s) of continuing education topics are required regardless of selected License Category:
  • Code Review - four (4) hours
  • Workplace Safety - one (1) hour
  • Business Practices / Workers’ Compensation - one (1) hour
  • Energy (except Demolition Specialty License) - one (1) hour
  • Lead Safe Practices (only first renewal cycle) - one (1) hour
The remainder credit hours to be completed by approved electives. (Section R5.4.2 Hours.)