PRLog - Dec. 7, 2012 - FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- South Carolina-licensed physical therapists (PTs) and physical therapist assistants (PTAs) have an upcoming license renewal deadline of December 31, 2012 (due even-numbered years). Thirty (30) hours of continuing education are required to renew.
PT- License- Renewal
Continuing education means an organized educational program designed to expand a licensee’s knowledge base beyond the basic entry-level educational requirements for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. Course content must relate to patient care in physical therapy whether the subject is research, treatment, documentation, education, or management.
Milestone Continuing Education (https://www.milestonece.com/)
Physical therapists and physical therapist assistants licensed in South Carolina will not have a CEU requirement for the first biennium renewal period in which they are initially licensed. Graduates of a Board approved educational program and initially licensed are said to have met the CEU requirement for the first biennium renewal year.
Information obtained from the South Carolina Board of Physical Therapy website on 12/3/2012. http://www.llr.state.sc.us/