PTs and PTAs have a biennial renewal period: For odd years CE must be completed by April 30th for the May 31st expiration date. For even years CE must be completed by July 31st for the August 31st expiration date.
CE: 30 contact hours required biennially for PTs; 20 for PTAs.
Required hours must include two hours of ethics (ethics education that includes the APTA Guide for Professional Conduct and the APTA Code of Ethics) and two hours of jurisprudence courses every other 24 month period (every 4 years).
For more information visit the Tennesse Board of Physical Therapy.