Serving The Surveying Community in Washington

Land Surveyors' Association of Washington (LSAW)

is a professional organization representing over 1500 individuals practicing in the various disciplines of surveying. LSAW provides a means to keep our members informed of changes in laws, regulations, and rapidly changing technology. We work together to protect the principles and practices upon which surveying was founded.








LSAW and LSAW Chapters hold events throughout the year.

Click here to visit the master calendar for more information

Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) Exam Study Course

Approximately 16 hours of videos and manual.  Manual will be shipped to your address. Video links will be emailed and provided as an annual subscription. Subscriptions are not prorated. Link will expire on December 31, 2022.

Topics: Topics included are based on the current NCEES Fundaments of Surveying (FS) exam specifications and recommended knowledge.

Presenters: Dane Courville, PLS and Knud Hermansen, PLS, PE, Ph.D.

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Click here to download PDF order form


LSAW members…… $199.00
Non LSAW member……$299.00

2021 Virtual Conference Recordings

Did you miss the 2021 Western Regional Virtual Survey Conference? The recordings are now available to purchase!

You can order the full conference (click here to download the original conference program), specific individual sessions, or groups of sessions by conference tracks. Click here to view list of available recordings.

We are not able to provide continuing education certificates for the recordings you watch. If you plan to track and report the recordings for renewal of your license, we recommend that you take a screen shot of the video and save, along with any handouts, as backup in case of audit.

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Varies by session

2020 Survey Technician Webinar Series Recordings


This webinar series has been developed to provide education to survey technicians. Live webinars have concluded, however, the recordings are now available to order through the LSAW Store. Recordings are available to purchase by topic or as a full series. Topics include:

Oct. 23rd - Intro to Online Survey Research (Presented by Vic Banks)
Oct. 30th - Boundary Law (Presented by Mitch Duryea)
Nov. 6th - Intro to PLSS (Presented by Mitch Duryea)
Nov. 13th - Random Error Theory (Part 1) (Presented by Jim Coan)
Nov. 20th - Random Error Theory (Part 2) (Presented by Jim Coan)
Dec. 4th - RTK GPS (Presented by Martin Paquette)


Webinar recordings can be purchased as individual topics or as a full series.

Full Series: $105
Individual Webinars: $35

Full Series: $210
Individual Webinars: $70


Click here to order recordings via the LSAW Store

PLS Refresher Course (State Specific Exam) Recordings

Topics Include


LSAW members…… $200.00
Non LSAW member……$300.00

**This subscription is valid for the calendar year and expires December 31st

Register Online

Register online for the PLS Refresher Course

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