Florida Surveying and Mapping Society

Palm Beach Chapter

Certified Survey Technician (CST)

The Palm Beach Chapter occasionally proctors

CST exams. Contact the CST committee chair

to inquire about available dates or check out the

calendar tab for future dates and locations.



Increase your opportunities by becoming a CERTIFIED SURVEY TECHNICIAN.

A “CST” designation –

Provides a career ladder for technicians
Provides credentials to technicians
Provides a standard way for employers to evaluate capabilities of prospective applicants
Can be used as an assessment tool in conjunction with survey education programs

Florida Surveying and Mapping Society (FSMS) and the Palm Beach Chapter is dedicated to offering educational opportunities and support for surveying professionals in and around Palm Beach county. The organization believes that building a career track for technicians is critical to the future of the surveying profession. The NSPS CST Program is nationally recognized and enables survey technicians and employers to evaluate and establish various levels of competency through proper testing of appropriate work elements. The CST Program is composed of four levels and two tracks. You can learn more about the details of each level in the CST Program Book. 

Want to become a Certified Survey Technician…

Review the CST Program Book and determine the certification level you wish to pursue.
Select an available testing site and date.


Contact a representative for testing locations outside of Palm Beach county.

           NSPS Coordinator

           FSMS Liaison

           Palm Beach Chapter CST Chairman

Download and complete the application form (download in Adobe Reader) from NSPS' website. Mail the application prior to listed deadline date (three weeks prior to exam date), with the correct fee.

Check out www.learncst.com.

Start studying!

NSPS CST Program
Attn: Sara Maggi
5119 Pegasus Court, Suite Q
Frederick, MD  21704
(240) 439-4615

Send a copy to the FSMS Liaison.