Ace The PE Exam
By Andy Richardson
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The Professional Engineer Exam (PE Exam) is hard. This show provides you with the tools you need to pass the professional engineer exam. It can take many hours to prepare for the exam, so you need to have a good strategy in place. This show provides strategies, tips, and motivation for preparing for as well as taking the exam. Items covered will include prerequisites for the exam, steps for registration with the NCEES, exam taking strategies, study strategies, subject preparation, and much more. The audio format of the show allows you to listen "on the go" while you are learning. This show may be just the thing you need to get an edge on this exam.
||EP 21 Can an Engineering Dictionary Help You Pass the PE Exam?||In this episode of the podcast we have a special interview with Harry Friebel of Golden Ration Publishing. Harry has recently written a Civil Engineering Dictionary, and will discuss the benefits of using an engineering dictionary on the PE Exam,||5/23/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep 20 Project Management and the PMP Exam||In this episode we launch a new component of the Ace the PE Exam site, which is focused on Professional Development. In doing so, we discuss how many engineers transition to the role of Project Manager, and how the PMP Exam plays into that. -||2/27/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep 19 Insights for the 16 Hour Structural Exam (SE Exam)||Are you taking the 16 hour SE exam? If so, then you will want to listen to this interview with Joseph Schuster, SE, PE. Mr Schuster is a practicing Structural Engineer who has passed the exam himself, and has just released a new practice SE Exam.||8/22/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep 18 Time Tested Advice: The California PE Seismic and Survey Exams||As usual, we also answered a question from the Audience. We had a question from David about the California PE Exam; specifically the Seismic and Survey exam that is required to get a California Civil PE License.||7/26/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep 17 Get Plugged in With a PE Review Forum||Get Plugged in With a Forum for Your PE Review - Studying for the PE Exam is hard, and sometimes you feel like you are on an island preparing by yourself. One key to passing the PE Exam is to have others to talk to and connect with around you that ar...||7/18/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||EP 16 Who is Better on the PE Exam – The Generalist or the Specialist?||Who Does Better on the PE Exam; The Generalist or the Specialist? How your experience affects your PE Exam Download info: Right-Click Here To Download One of the first questions asked in preparing for the PE Exam,||7/12/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep. 15 Getting an NCEES Council Record||Podcast Ep. 15 Getting an NCEES Council Record (National Council of Examination of Engineers and Surveyors) In this Episode, Tim and I discuss the NCEES Council Record. This happens to be an overflow recording from episode 14,||7/5/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep. 14 Pitfalls to Avoid in Your PE Exam Preparation||Pitfalls to Avoid in Your PE Exam Preparation Ace the PE Exam Episode 14 - Listen to the podcast right here: - -Or- you can: - Right-Click Here To Download - Podcast Episode 14 Shownotes & Summary - In this episode,||6/27/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep 13 – Surefire Tips to Get a Raise After Passing the PE Exam||Getting a Raise after you Pass the PE Exam A Segment of "The Life of a PE" - - - - Right-Click Here To Download - This is actually Part II of the previous recording, which was Episode 12 - where Tim and I answered questions about t...||6/21/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Ep 12 – The *First* Q & A Show for the PE Exam||A Professional Engineer Exam Question & Answer Session (-or- A Tale of Two Exams ) - Right-Click Here To Download Do you have any questions about the Professional Engineer Exam? - In this episode,||6/14/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast Episode 11 – Mechanical PE Exam Advice with Guest PE Prep ME||Episode 11 Mechanical PE Exam Tips Revealed With Special Guest Right-Click Here To Download - For this episode of Ace the PE Exam Podcast, I asked Greg over at PEPrepME.com to join us for this special interview to discuss the Mechanical PE Exam.||5/11/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 10 – PE Exam Tips Revealed With Special Guest||Episode 10 PE Exam Tips Revealed With Special Guest Right-Click Here To Download - We asked Tim at EngineeringVideos.net to join us back for another interview. This time, Tim reveals his tips that helped him pass all three components of the Calif...||5/5/12||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 09 – Using Video as a Tool to Prepare for the PE Exam – An Interview||Using Video as a Tool to Prepare for the PE Exam - An Interview The Civil PE Exam is quite a broad test to take, covering 5 sub-disciplines of civil engineering. This episode provides some ideas on how to use video learning as a way to prepar...||8/25/11||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 08 – Time Management Tips for PE Exam Studies||Show Notes - Time and Motivational Tips - Priorities and Motivation- I know it is difficult. You have busy lives, families, jobs, etc. What are your priorities? (Mine are Faith, spouse, kids, and then "everything else")||2/5/10||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 07 – Winning Strategies For Your PE Exam Day||In this episode we provide some test taking strategies for the PE Exam. - Show Notes: 1. Plan your test day What to bring - Get your exam kit started - references, bound materials, calculator, stopwatch. Get the free checklist for more info.||9/29/09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 06 – Proven Study Tips to Pass the PE Exam||In this episode we offer several tried and true study tips to help you prepare for the PE Exam. - You can listen to the show by clicking the audio player above. In addition, I am copying my show notes below for your use. - Notes||9/21/09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 05 – Get Your Study Materials and Resources Together||In order to effectively study for the PE Exam, you will need to get some study materials. Here are 2 items you will need immediately. This particular episode is geared towards materials for the Civil Engineering PE Exam. - * Special Offer!||9/15/09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 04 – Understanding the PE Exam Format||It helps to know exactly what you are up against so that you can effectively prepare for and pass the PE exam. This is an outline used for the audio show. - You can listen to the show right here or by downloading the podcast from iTunes. - General:||9/8/09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 03 – Registering for the PE Exam||In this episode, we discuss the registration process for the PE Exam. Click on the player to listen to the episode. - Notes are provided below for reference. - First, Go to www.NCEES.org to find out the schedule for your upcoming exam and determine...||9/1/09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 02 – The Path to Becoming a Professional Engineer||In this second episode, I will discuss the steps to get your PE license. The process is straightforward, but will take some planning. - Listen to the show here or by subscribing in iTunes.||8/24/09||Free||View In iTunes|
||Episode 01 – Advantages of Getting Your Professional Engineer License||Welcome to the first episode of Ace The PE Exam. Whether you are on the fence about taking the PE, or are getting ready to take the exam this yeat, this episode will give you motivation to get that PE license by passing the PE exam. -||8/18/09||Free||View In iTunes|
I really feel like Andy knows what he is talking about. Professional sounding, and eager to help me with any questions I have. So far keep giving us more of the same great content!
Keep 'em coming!!
Andy's teaching style has been motivating and effective in helping me to prepare for the PE Exam. With this kind of assistance, I am feeling quite confident that I'll be well prepared for what's to come. Keep 'em coming, Andy! We need more!
Practical and enjoyable
Let's face it, information about the PE Exam can be a little dry. But Andy does a great job making it interesting and getting the information you really need to pass the test. Anyone taking hte PE Eams should be subscribed to this podcast.