Louisiana Board of Pharmacy Requirements

15 hours of continuing education must be completed by December 31 every year. No less than 3/10 ACPE or board-approved CPE units, or 3 hours, shall be acquired through live presentations, as designated by ACPE or the board. Alternatively, should a pharmacist choose to not acquire at least 3/10 ACPE or board-approved CPE units, or 3 hours, through live presentations, then he shall acquire an additional 5/10 ACPE or board-approved CPE units, or 5 hours, through any other acceptable method, over and above the minimum requirement, for a total of 2 ACPE or board-approved CPE units, or 20 hours. 3 live hours are required.

ACPE-approved courses for Pharmacy Technicians end in the letter “T”. ACPE-approved courses pharmacists (only) end in the letter “P”.  Courses ending in the letter “P” cannot be used to meet pharmacy technician CE requirements.

For more information visit the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy