North Carolina Occupational Therapy Continuing Education and CEU Credits

Meet your North Carolina occupational therapy CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

1 Mandatory Hours
14 Elective Hours
15 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your North Carolina Occupational Therapy license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Occupational Therapy licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

North Carolina Occupational Therapy: Occupational Therapy (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 15
Mandatory Hours: 1
Elective Hours: 14
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
License Expiration Date: 06/30/2023
Next Education Due Date: 06/30/2023

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(a) Licensed occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants applying for license renewal shall document having earned a minimum of 15 points for approved continuing competence activities between July 1 of the preceding year and June 30 of the current year. Documentation of each continuing competence activity shall comply with Rule .0805 of the chapter.

  • Ethics - For each renewal period, the licensee shall document completion of at least one (1)  contact hour of a qualified activity for maintaining continuing competence related to ethics in the practice of occupational therapy that shall be included in the total points for the year.

Online Limitations

May complete all hour through home-study


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy
Phone: 9198321380
Address: 150 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1910 Raleigh, 27601

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.