Employers Use CST

Benefits FOR and Uses BY FIRMS

  • Sets a standard for your technical staff
  • Can be used as a hiring requirement
  • Can be used as qualification points for hiring decision making
  • Can be incorporated in your QA/QC Program
  • Can be used as a career ladder which creates a promotional tool within your firm or agency (career development).
  • Can be used in conjunction with training
  • Raises the bar and creates healthy competition
  • Creates a better qualified staff – more production – more valuable employees– you can pay your staff more – you can attract better staff – your job becomes easier
  • Better qualified staff – less mistakes – reputation improves – more business
  • Can be used as a contract requirement for professional service providers/consultants.
  • Can be used as a contract requirement for construction contracts.
  • Can be used as a pre qualification requirement in A/E procurement (Brook’s Act).
  • Can be used as a contract requirement for professional survey services contracts.
  • Improves confidence in services procured.

BENEFITS FOR TECHNICIANS

  • Recognition by Peers and Employers
  • Personal Pride — Achieving Certification
  • Pay — CST’s make about 10% more
  • Career and Employment opportunities improve — “CST Preferred” and “CST Required”
  • Prepares you for other professional Exams
  • CST Program compliments training
  • Skills will improve – making advancement possible
  • Certification improves image of survey technicians within the agency

Companies who have a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with NSPS

  • Central Florida Chapter of Florida Surveying and Mapping Society
  • Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc
  • Maser Consulting
  • McKim and Creed
  • Westwood Professional Services, Inc.

Companies using the program in 2019

  • Acura Engineering
  • Accurate Infrastructure Data
  • Adams Surveying Company
  • Allen & Company
  • Avirom & Associates
  • Banks Engineering
  • Beck Engineering
  • Becker Morgan Group
  • Bello & Bello Land Surveying
  • Bryant Hammett & Associates
  • Cardno
  • CEI Engineering Associates
  • Century Engineering
  • Charles P. Johnson & Associates
  • CHW
  • DRMP
  • D.Woolley & Associates
  • E & A Consulting Group
  • EPS Group
  • FGS Surveyors
  • F.R. Aleman & Associates
  • Farner Barley & Associates
  • Feldman Land Surveyors
  • GBI Partners
  • Hugo Reed & Associates
  • Hunt Engineering Co
  • IMSIF
  • KDM Meridian
  • L & S Diversified
  • Lange Land Surveys
  • Local 15 Operating Engineers
  • Lochrane Engineering
  • Maddox Engineers & Surveyors Inc
  • Mercado Consultants
  • Meridian Engineering
  • MSA Consulting Inc
  • Navajo Housing Authority
  • Neathamer Surveying
  • Nothline Surveying
  • NV5
  • Rauch Inc
  • Rick Engineering
  • Ronald Carroll Surveyors
  • SSMC
  • Sliger & Associates
  • Structural Grace
  • Tompkins Survey & Mapping
  • Transglobal Services
  • Travis Pruitt & Associates
  • T. B. Smith
  • Timmons Group
  • Urban Alliance
  • VIKA
  • Wantman Group Inc
  • Williams & Works
  • W.C. Sherrill & Co
  • Zahner & Associates

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