30 contact hours of continuing education every two-year renewal period. OTs and OTAs are required to renew their licenses every two years by the end of their birth month.
- A minimum of 15 hours of continuing education must be in skills specific to occupational therapy practice with patients or clients hereafter referred to as Type 2. Type 2 courses teach occupational therapy evaluation, assessment, intervention or prevention and wellness with patients or clients. All continuing education hours may be in Type 2, but no less than 15 hours of Type 2 is acceptable.
- General information hereafter referred to as Type 1 continuing education is relevant to the profession of occupational therapy. Examples include but are not limited to: supervision, education, documentation, pharmacology, quality improvement, administration, reimbursement and other occupational therapy related subjects.
For more information visit the Texas Executive Council of Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Examiners