17-30-101. Definition.

 As used in this chapter:

(4) (A) "Practice of engineering" means any service or creative work, the adequate performance of which requires engineering education, training, and experience in the application of special knowledge in the mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences to services or creative work such as consultation, investigation, evaluation, planning, and design of engineering works and systems relating to the use of air, land, water, municipal and regional planning, forensic services, engineering teaching of advanced engineering subjects or courses related thereto, engineering surveys, and the inspection of construction for the purpose of assuring compliance with drawings and specifications, any of which embraces service or work, either public or private, in connection with any utilities, structures, buildings, machines, equipment, processes, work systems, or projects including such architectural work as is incidental to the practice of engineering.

 (B) A person practices or offers to practice engineering, within the meaning and intent of this chapter, who:

  (i) Practices any branch of the profession of engineering;

  (ii) By verbal claim, sign advertisement, letterhead, card, or in any other way represents himself or herself to be an engineer;

  (iii) Through the use of some other title implies that he or she is an engineer or that he or she is licensed under this chapter; or

  (iv) Holds himself or herself out as able to perform or does perform any engineering service or work or any other service designated by the practitioner that is recognized as engineering.
Posted by David G. Venters, PE, CPMP
Performance Engineering Group, Inc.