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We uphold professional Standards as an RPEQ Assessment Entity for Civil Engineering

As at 18 October 2021, changes to RPEQ assessment applications and CPD requirements apply. See below for details. 

Engineers occupy positions of trust and responsibility within the community, industry and across government. To carry out professional engineering services in Queensland, you must be an RPEQ or under the direct supervision of an RPEQ who takes full responsibility for those services.

Criteria to apply for RPEQ:

  • 4-year Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree from an Australian university or equivalent 
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a civil engineer post-graduation with direct supervision under an RPEQ
  • Minimum 150 CPD hours undertaken over the previous three years

We strongly encourage you to discuss your application with Juliet Schaffer, Learning & Assessment Coordinator prior to applying. 

For assistance developing your three-year CPD Plan to attain RPEQ, please contact Craig Moss

Submit the following with your online application:

  • Original or certified copies of all qualifications
  • Current detailed CV including contact details of person/s who can corroborate experience 
  • Record of all CPD hours undertaken 
  • Statements from three professional referees who have known you a minimum of 12-months and who can vouch for your experience and application of knowledge 
  • Statement of competency in nominated area(s)
  • Work sample 
  • 100-Points Identification 
IPWEAQ member
RPEQ Assessment Board 
Seren McKenzie (Chair) 
Glenda Kirk 
Craig Murrell 
Andrew Ryan
Mike Brady 
Craig Young 
Lorna Oliver 
Martin Crow 

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Juliet Schaffer

Learning & Assessment Coordinator

Craig Moss

Director, Professional Services

07 3632 6805