TITLE 68: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
CHAPTER VII: DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
SUBCHAPTER b: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
PART 1275 THE ILLINOIS LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE ACT OF 1989
SECTION 1275.30 EXPERIENCE


 

Section 1275.30  Experience

 

a)         Verification, on forms provided by the Division, of 2 years of professional experience in landscape architecture practice as defined in Section 3(f) of the Act.

 

b)         Satisfactory experience in the practice of landscape architecture shall include, but not be limited to:

 

1)         Performing the duties of a landscape architect in a professional office or government agency under the direct supervision of a licensed landscape architect, professional engineer or licensed architect.  Experience outside of Illinois must be under the direct supervision of a licensed landscape architect, professional engineer or licensed architect who is legally authorized to practice landscape architecture in the jurisdiction in which he or she is located;

 

2)         Teaching landscape architecture in an approved program;

 

3)         Conducting or participating in research in landscape architecture in an approved program as described in Section 1275.20.

           

c)         All experience shall be under the direct supervision of a landscape architect, architect or engineer.

 

d)         One year of experience credit is defined as full-time employment for 52 weeks with a minimum of 30 hours per week.  An applicant shall not receive experience credit for overtime.

 

e)         Part-time employment shall be counted as one-half week for each 15 hours of employment per week.

 

f)         Employment with one employer of less than 2 months shall not be counted toward fulfillment of the experience requirement.

           

(Source:  Amended at 37 Ill. Reg. 16378, effective October 18, 2013)