Exams | FS Computer-Based Testing

The Fundamentals of Surveying Exam is the first step towards Professional licensure and is required by Ohio Law. This exam will test your knowledge of the fundamentals of surveying.The steps below will explain how to apply, registering for the exam, and gaining certification.

    FE & FS Exam Guidelines

The NCEES Fundamentals of Surveying [FS] exam is currently offered in a computer-based format. Below are instructions for applying to take the NCEES FS exam in Ohio. All applications for exams must be submitted online through the State of Ohio’s online portal.