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Continuing Education Reporting Record Forms

Occupational Therapy (OT) CE Reporting Record

Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) CE Reporting Record

Continuing Education Hours

The specific number of continuing education hours needed for your renewal was sent with your most recent renewal mailing and also with the last approval letter to which your wallet card was attached.

Occupational Therapists.  If you are an Occupational Therapist and are unable to find either letter, please contact Occupational Therapy Licensing by email at occupational.therapy@state.mn.us or by phone at 651-201

Occupational Therapy Assistants.  If you are an Occupational Therapy Assistant and are unable to find either letter, please contact Occupational Therapy Assistant Licensing by email at occupational.therapy@state.mn.us or by phone at 651-201 

148.6443 CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS.

Subdivision 1. General requirements. A licensed occupational therapist must obtain a minimum of 24 contact hours of continuing education in the two-year licensure period. A licensed occupational therapy assistant must obtain a minimum of 18 contact hours of continuing education in the two-year licensure period. All continuing education coursework must be obtained between the effective date and expiration dates of the license. Licensees who are issued licenses for a period of less than two years shall obtain a prorated number of contact hours required for licensure renewal based on the number of months licensed during the two-year licensure period.

Continuing Education Sponsorship

Continuing Education requirements are regulated through Minnesota Statutes 148.6443

There is no authority or process for pre-approval of continuing education course work. Sponsors of CE and occupational therapy practitioners are responsible for following the requirements of MN Statute 148.6443 Continuing Education Requirements.

Continuing Education Statutes - Requirements

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