Texas Medical Board Requirements

Respiratory care practitioners’ certificates expire every two years on either May 31st or November 30th. 22 TAC §186.6(a). 
 
CE Requirements

  • Complete 24 contact hours of acceptable continuing education each biennial renewal period. At least 12 contact hours must be in traditional courses; the remaining 12 contact hours may be in non-traditional courses. 22 TAC §186.10(a). Click here to view TMB CE resources.

 
Traditional CE includes provider-directed activities where the learner and provider interact in real time. Non-traditional CE includes self-directed activities where there is no interaction between the learner and instructor. 22 TAC §186.10(b)(1)(2).

 
For more information visit: The Texas Medical Board