New Jersey Physical Therapist Continuing Education

New Jersey Accepts Courses


New Jersey Continuing Education Requirements:

PT: 30 hrs biennially - New Jersey Accepts 10 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses


Please click here for a listing of online continuing education courses specifically approved for New Jersey Physical Therapists.


Licensees must complete four hours of jurisprudence and professional ethics continuing education during each biennial renewal period. The Jurisprudence Assessment Modules will provide 1.5 credits and these specific modules are mandatory for all licensees. Licensees can complete any ethics course of 2.5 credits or more to meet the four-credit jurisprudence and professional ethics requirement.

A maximum of 10 hours is awarded per internet course

PT licenses expire on January 31st of each even numbered year


Please scroll down to view courses accepted and their approval code/langauge.  When logged in, as long as your licenses are entered on your account, each course is clearly identified as being approved or not approved.


Continuing Education Requirements for Certified Hand Therapists:  

The Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC) is the governing body that is responsible for credentialing certified hand therapists (CHT). In order to maintain the CHT credential, a CHT must accumulate a minimum of 80 contact hours of professional development activities during their five-year accrual period. Professional development hours may be earned in seven different categories. offers courses in 3 Categories: A, B and C.

Category A - Formal Courses in Upper Extremity Therapy, 3 hours or more in length. All 80 hours can be earned in this category. HTCC Accepts OnlineCE courses.

Category B - Informal Courses in Upper Extremity Therapy, less than 3 hours in length. Maximum accepted: 30 hours per 5-year accrual cycle. HTCC Accepts OnlineCE courses.

Category C - Formal Courses with General Clinical OT or PT content. Maximum accepted: 20 hours per 5-year accrual cycle. HTCC Accepts OnlineCE courses.


State of New Jersey Continuing Education Requirements

New Jersey Continuing Education requirements posted on this page are based upon the most up to date information available. New Jersey continuing education requirements are subject to change and therefore, New Jersey PT/PTA licensee's are ultimately responsible for being up to date with the New Jersey continuing education requirements.


Continuing education courses offered on provide Online CEU for New Jersey Physical Therapists (PT) and New Jersey Physical Therapy Assistants (PTA). The online courses enhance the knowledge bases of PT/PTA to enhance clinical therapy practice. Free 1 hour APTA approved online home study CE credit course for new New Jersey Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant registered users at

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  • Courses Accepted For Physical Therapist in New Jersey, US
    Breathing Essentials 201 - 207
    Credit Hours: 9.0
    State/Province Notes
    Expires: 2020-01-31
    Core Stability 201
    Credit Hours: 4.0
    State/Province Notes
    Expires: 2020-01-30
    IASTM 201 - 203
    Credit Hours: 3.0
    State/Province Notes
    Expires: 2020-01-31