National Association of State Boards of Geology

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To serve as a connective link among the individual state geologic registration licensing boards for the planning and preparation of uniform procedures and the coordination of geologic protective measures for the general public.

One of ASBOG®'s principal services is to develop standardized written examinations for determining qualifications of applicants seeking licensure as professional geologists.  State boards of registration are provided with uniform examinations that are valid measures of competency related to the practice of the profession.  Examination candidates are provided with a copy of the Professional Geologist Candidate Handbook which delineates the format and outline for the exam.  [Professional Geologist Candidate Handbook]