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Continuing Education and License Renewals for Alaska Occupational Therapists

23 Apr

occupational therapyAlaska-licensed occupational therapists have a biennial license renewal with a June 30th deadline.

Twenty-four hours of continuing education are required for occupational therapists, and 12 hours are required for occupational therapy assistants.

There are no limits on home study if AOTA approved. The subject must directly relate to patient care.

Professional Development Resources is an American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) approved provider of continuing education (#3159). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Professional Development Resources is also approved by the Florida Board of OT Practice (#34) and is CE Broker compliant.

Continuing Education Requirements

Occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants have a license renewal every two years with a June 30th deadline.

Twenty-four continuing education hours are required for occupational therapists, and 12 hours are required for occupational therapy assistants.

The subject must directly relate to patient care. There are no limits on home study if AOTA approved.

Information obtained from the Alaska State PT and OT Board on April 21, 2014.

Source: https://www.pdresources.org/blog_data/alaska-occupational-therapists-continuing-education-and-license-renewals/

 
 

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