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Florida Surveyors S.O.P. 5J-17 F.A.C.

Course No. 9324 / Category—S.O.P.

6 FL. Con. Ed. Credits

 

To read instructor’s introduction to course—click here

(150 kb pdf file)

 

Course manual is annotated by the instructor;  David Melvin, PLS, CFM (click here for instructor’s bio) 

 

Course Outline: 

Florida Surveyors S.O.P. 5J-17 F.A.C.  (As published and effective 11/13/2017)

 

Introductory Remarks Regarding Recent Developments in Florida Surveying Rule Making  toward standards of practice    _________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Reading / Study Time__ 20 Min.

 

Definitions in Section 5J-17 F.A.C. Dealing With Surveying and Mapping Standards of Practice_________________________________________________________________________________________________Reading / Study Time__ 30 Min.

 

General Survey, Map, and Report Content Requirements in Section 5J-17 F.A.C. Dealing With Surveying and Mapping Standards of Practice

__________________________________________________________________________________________________Reading / Study Time__ 55 Min.

                   Accuracy Requirements

                        Vertical Accuracy (15 min.)

                        Horizontal Accuracy (15 min.)

                   Completeness Requirements

                         Datum Requirements (5 min.)

                         Measurement and Computational Records Requirements (5 min.)

                         Map and Report Content Requirements (10 min.)

Quality Requirements (5 min.)

 

Boundary Survey Requirements in Section 5J-17 F.A.C. dealing with Surveying and Mapping Standards of Practice

_________________________________________________________________________________________________Reading / Study Time__ 120 Min.

Requirements Regarding Acceptable Land Boundary Location Methodolgies Employed in Making a Boundary Survey (20 min.)

Requirements Regarding Land Records Research Needed for a Boundary Survey (20 min.)

Requirements Regarding Survey Information to be Provided by a Boundary Survey (20 min.)

Requirements Regarding the Field Marking of a Boundary Survey (10 min.)

Requirements Regarding the Disclosing of Land Boundary Inconsistencies (15 min.)

Requirements Regarding Rights-of-ways, Easements, and Other Real Property Concerns (15 min.)

Requirements Regarding Real Property Improvements Located On or Near the Property (10 min.)

Requirements Regarding Land Descriptions Prepared by Licensed Florida Surveyors and Mappers (10 min.)

 

Section 5J-17 F.A.C. Requirements Dealing With Professional Matters in the Practice of Surveying and Mapping

__________________________________________________________________________________________________Reading / Study Time__ 60 Min.

Fair Dealing in Professional Relationships (15 min.)

Professional Conflicts of Interest (15 min.)

Confidentiality (10 min.)

Use of Another Licensee’s Product (10 min.)

Retention of Work Products (5 min.)

Signing and Sealing (5 min)

 

Summary Regarding Course’s Subject Matter _________________________________________________________________________________________________________Reading / Study Time__ 15 Min.

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                                                                                                                                            Reading / Study Time__ Total  = 300 Min

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