Up-To-Date Surveyor Practice Exams

The NCEES FS and PS exams are some of the most challenging in any career field.
Let NLC help you become fully prepared for test day with a practice exam.

Each practice exam book is completely up-to-date with the latest NCEES material, and features an actual simulation of the FS, PS,TX RPLS, or FL PSM exam.

These books feature the actual number of questions featured on the real exams. Question category percentages are similar as well. Books include full explanations for each question to help you improve your comprehension of each topic. We recommend purchasing these books with our entire study package to fully prepare and understand the material.

Multiple Correct Option: multiple correct choices must be selected

Point and Click: Requires a click on part of a graphic to answer

Drag and Drop: Requires a click on and drag items to match, sort, rank or label

Fill in the Blanks: Provides space(s) to enter a response to the question

Fundamentals of Surveying Full Length Practice Exam

Updated for 2020!  This full-length practice exam follows the complete FS exam which consists of 110 questions so you’ll get a real feel for how the test will feel. The book includes the most recent Computer Based Testing process and includes the same topic weight as is in the real test. You can buy the book separately or the complete FS study package. The complete bundle is a great money saver!


Principles of Surveying Full Length Practice Exam

Updated for 2020! This full-length exam book follows the PS exam which consists of 100 questions.  The actual test takes all day to complete so this prep tool is vital to your success. It matches the new Computer Based Testing method now used by NCEES, including the Alternate Type Questions that are featured on the exam.  This book is part of a complete test prep package.


Texas Registered Professional Land Surveyor Full-Length Practice Exam

This book is written to simulate the Texas RPLS exam. The full-length practice exam is a mirror-image of the actual RPLS exam. Your hard-copy book comes with the same exam instructions as the real exam, contains a morning section with legal questions and a mini-analytical, and an afternoon session with a complex analytical hypothetical. NLC’s practice exam is built to prepare you for Test Day by also including the same question category percentages as the real exam.


Florida Professional Surveyor & Mapper Full-Length Practice Exam

The Florida PSM Jurisdictional exam has been created introduce you to all the Florida statutes that you need to know in order to pass the PSM exam on the first-try. This full-length, hard-copy exam consists of 100 questions on the Florida statutes applicable to PSM including 5J-17, 62B-33, 172, 472, 718, and more. This practice exam has the same number of questions as the actual exam and was built with the Florida PSM exam blueprint, so applicants will get to experience the same types of questions and same category percentages.

California Specific Professional Land Surveyor Exam Full Length Practice Exam

California Professional Land Surveyor Full-Length Practice Exam

The California State-Specific Professional Land Surveyor Examination is probably one of the toughest surveying exams in the country with a 20% pass rate. Topics range from inversing between points to the California Acts & Rules. Experience a full-length exam before ever going into a Pearson Vue testing center with a fully up-to-date practice exam from NLC Test Prep!



Q: How much does each full-length practice exam cost?

A: Each full-length surveyor practice exam costs $149.

Q: When were the Surveyor Exam Books last updated?

A: Each Surveyor Practice Exam hard-copy book was last updated in January 2019. We update the FS, PS, RPLS, PSM, and CA PLS books each year based on student feedback.

Q: How do I know that the Full-Length Surveyor Practice Exam will help me pass my test?

A: Our books are only written after Dr. Tony Nettleman takes the exam himself. Then, after consultation with other surveyors, the NLC Team writes an exam book that mirrors the actual exam.

Q: If I don’t like what I purchase, can I get a refund?

A: Yes, we offer no-questions-asked refunds up to 14 days from the purchase date of your test prep materials.

Q: I’m not quite ready to purchase a book. Are there any free resources out there?

A: Absolutely. Head to Tony’s YouTube page for dozens of computational videos.