Texas Occupational Therapy Assistant Continuing Education

Texas Accepts OnlineCE.com Courses

Texas Continuing Education Requirements:

OTA: 30 hrs biennially - Texas Accepts 30 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses


CE is due by the end of licensee's birthmonth every 2 years based on the date of original license

Special Requirements and Type I CE vs Type II CE

CE Type 1-General Topics
CE Type 2-Topics are specific to OT practice. A minimum of 15 hours are required for renewal, but all CE may be in Type 2

Each continuing education activity may be counted only one time in two renewal cycles or a total of four years


Texas Automatically accepts courses from AOTA Approved Providers. OnlineCE.com is an AOTA Approved Provider #4023

NBCOT: 36 hours of continuing education every 3 years. The NBCOT accepts 36 hours of OnlineCE courses.


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Continuing Education Requirements by NBCOT

The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT) is the national governing body responsible for credentialing Occupational Therapists (OTR) and Occupational Therapy Assistants (OTA). In order to maintain current certification as an OTR or OTA, therapists must meet all NBCOT continuing education (CE) requirements. A total of thirty-six (36) professional development units during a three year cycle are required. A maximum of 36 hours can be obtained through OnlineCE.com Online Continuing Education Courses.


State of Texas Continuing Education Requirements

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


The American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.


AOTA Approved Provider #4023


Continuing education courses offered on OnlineCE.com provide Online CEU for Texas Occupational Therapists (OT) and Texas Occupational Therapy Assistants (OTA). The online courses enhance the knowledge bases of OT/OTA to enhance clinical therapy practice. Free 1 hour AOTA approved online home study CE credit course for new Texas Occupational Therapy and Occupational Therapy Assistant registered users at www.OnlineCE.com