NHLSA CST Program

Workshop date update:  Due to low interest, the workshops and exam have been postponed until the fall.  All people who have submitted registration materials will be contacted.

Welcome to the NHLSA CST webpage!

If you have found your self on this webpage, chances are you are considering taking the exam, and joining us during the summer workshop series.   If there are any questions or comments, please feel free to contact the NH State CST Coordinator, Craig T. Bailey, PE.

Click here for a downloadable flyer that can be printed out and distributed through your office, or pinned to the bulletin board.

Click here for a downloadable pricing sheet that will open in Microsoft Excel to help determine your total fees. 
Click here for a downloadable instruction sheet for the pricing worksheet.

Articles recently published in the NHLSA TBM.

Click here to download an NHLSA Membership application.

Workshops:

Click here for a google map.

Workshop

Date

Location

Time

Introduction to the CST
Basic Survey techniques
  University of New Hampshire,
Thompson School
Durham, NH
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Intermediate CST topics   UNH, Thompson School
Durham, NH
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Exam   UNH, Thompson School
Durham, NH
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Steps to register for NHLSA CST Workshops and Certification Exam:

  1. Download the NHLSA workshop registration form print it out, and fill it in.
  2. Download the National CST Application form print it out, and fill it in.
  3. Approach your employer, and inquire about any "tuition reimbursement" policies that may be in place.  
    The NHLSA Foundation has pledged to make grants available to technicians, and pay up to 50% of the National fees, if the examinees' Employer pays the first 50%.
  4. Download the Pricing Worksheet, fill it in and print out.:    You should also download the pricing sheet instructions.
  5. A "Complete" Application will consist of the following:
    - NHLSA Workshop Registration form
    - National Application form
    - Pricing worksheet
    - (1) Check: made out to NHLSA - see pricing worksheet for the actual check amount.  (Note - if your employer opts to provide the first 50% of the National fee, and asks you to provide the workshop fee, you may submit two checks, both made out to NHLSA.)
          
  6. If you would like to order any optional textbooks that are available from the NSPS and ACSM, include those on the NHLSA Registration form.
  7. Mail the complete application and all registration forms to:
    Craig T. Bailey, PE
    13 Travers St.
    Hudson, NH 03051

Resources for potential CST's

Download the free sample exams:

National CST Homepage

National Society of Professional Surveyors

National Society of Professional Sureveyors (NSPS) Membership application