Benefits of Membership
From professional development hours to saving its members money, PLSO is dedicated to serving the needs of the Oregon surveying profession. Be sure to check out all we have to offer, so you can get the most out of your membership. If you should have a question, please don’t hesitate to contact us and, when you’re ready, start your involvement by joining today!
Career Development | Advocacy | National Representation | Money Saving Programs | Stewardship
- Network opportunities with industry colleagues by attending chapter and statewide events
- Increase leadership skills and build your resume through volunteer opportunities in committees, chapters and the State Board of Directors
- Advance your knowledge and earn mandatory professional development hours through continuing education opportunities
- PLSO Annual Conference – As many as 18 PDH hours are available to choose from, making it easy to fulfill your required renewal period
- Members stay up to date on industry and association happenings through official PLSO communications:
- The Oregon Surveyor Magazine: delivered 6 times a year to PLSO members only, this magazine features topics relating to the Land Surveying profession
- PLSO Monthly E-news: delivered every month to PLSO members email inbox, the newsletter focuses on association news and events
- Members-Only section of web-site: gain access to member resources, chapters news and more
- Legislation Services
- PLSO speaks up for you! Through legislative activities key advocacy issues are addressed, such as representation on important industry changes, protection from burdensome regulations and access to key decision makers.
- Public Visibility
- Find a Surveyor Directory: PLSO works hard at increasing search engine optimization, making its online directory an important way for the public to find a surveyor in their area of the state
- Professional Supplies
- Make your job easier through the purchase of items at the PLSO store, such as right of entry door hangers and A Casebook of Oregon Land Claims.
National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS), is an official partner of PLSO. Membership is $40 – this is up to an 80% discount! PLSO Corporate members will automatically be assessed the additional membership rate. By becoming a member of NSPS, you may take advantage of national money saving programs, continuing education, marketing campaigns and information sharing. For more information:
American Association for Geodetic Surveying offers affiliate membership to PLSO members for $40. All PLSO members who become affiliate members of AAGS will get webinars and Geodetic Certification materials at regular AAGS member prices.
- Save money on your AT&T Cell phone Bill by being a member of PLSO
- Save up to 75% on prescriptions at participating pharmacies with the PLSO Prescription Drug Card program – FREE to members
- Save up to 80% on preferred Office Depot products through our national discount partnership program – FREE to members. Download your card and start saving.
- Discounted registration at PLSO Annual Conference, where required professional development hours may be earned
- Programs Available to You through NSPS Affiliation
| Professional Community Stewardship
- Have a hand in creating the future of your industry through promotion and mentorship at outreach events and scholarship programs.