Continuing Competence Activity (CCA) must be completed by June 30th of the renewal year. CCA must be related to roles and responsibilities in occupational therapy and must serve to protect the public by enhancing the licensee's continuing competence
, in providing occupational therapy services.
Occupational therapists and occupation therapy assistants applying for license renewal shall document having earned a minimum of 15 points for approved continuing competence activities.
Rule .0802(b) states for each renewal period, each licensee shall document completion of at least one contact hour (one point) of an ethics course related to the practice of occupational therapy. The one point may be included in the total of the required point total for the renewal period.
Ethics is required for the 2015 renewal and every renewal thereafter.
For more information visit the North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy