PTs and PTAs renewal cycle runs from April 1st of each even numbered year, through March 31st of the next even numbered year. 24 month continuing competence certification period which runs from April 1st of each even numbered year, through March 31st of the next even numbered year.
CE: 24 hours of continuing competency for PTs. Effective with the current certification period 04/01/2014 - 03/31/2016, PTA's now need to have 24 hours of continuing competency in order to renew their license for the licensing period beginning April 1, 2016.
PTs must fulfill a one- time only pain management education requirement: seven hours of pain management education, including the completion of a one hour on-line pain management course sponsored and provided by the Oregon Pain Management Commission, plus an additional six hours of continuing education relative to the evaluation, diagnosis or treatment of pain. PTAs are exempt from the pain management education requirement.
For more information visit the Physical Therapist Licensing Board