SOUTH DAKOTA BOARD OF TECHNICAL PROFESSIONS
 2040 W Main Street, Suite 304, Rapid City, SD 57702-2447
 Phone: 605-394-2510      Fax: 605-394-2509
 Email: sdbtp@state.sd.us

EXAM APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR PETROLEUM RELEASE

PETROLEUM RELEASE EXAM REQUIREMENTS: All applicants must have education and/or experience. Qualifying education and experience must be pertinent or related to site assessments, remedial investigations and corrective actions necessary to remediate water or soil contaminated with petroleum. The decision of this office on qualification is final.

Education

Experience

Total

Petroleum Remediator

   BS degree in engineering or related science

4

3

7

   MS degree in engineering or related science

5

2

7

Petroleum Assessor

   No degree or unrelated degree

0

5

5


APPLICATION OPTIONS
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1. Download a printable application. Please print or type. Pay by check or credit card authorization.

OR

2. Complete the interactive online application. You will need a user ID and password. Pay by credit card online, mail a check, or fax/mail a credit card authorization form.

INSTRUCTIONS


1. Complete the application on line and mail with a check or fax with the credit card authorization form. Or complete the application and use a credit card online for payment. Application fee is $150.

2. On page 3 list your experience up to 10 job experiences. Work not related to petroleum release may be listed such as "McDonalds", but the name of your supervisor is not necessary

3. Complete the online open-book Take Home Exam over South Dakota laws. You will need to print the Blue Book "Statutes and Rules" from our website or a Blue Book can be mailed to you upon request.

4. Make 5 photocopies of the Confidential Exam Reference Form, complete your portion and mail to all persons who supervised your work. Include a stamped envelope addressed to this office for the references to mail their comments back to this office.

5. Request an official transcript from the school where you received your degree. Mail the transcript to the board office.

EXAM SCHEDULE: Upon completion and approval of your application, you will be sent an open-book take home Petroleum Release examination. You will be informed as to where information on South Dakota procedures and regulations regarding petroleum releases can be found. The exam is to be completed and returned to this office within thirty days. If you need more time than this, please notify this office. The exam will be scored within two (2) weeks of receipt.

All Changes in address should be mailed to this office or emailed to sdbtp@state.sd.us.

12/14/2011

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