64B7-28.009. Continuing Education  


Effective on Tuesday, September 1, 2015
  • 1(1) During each biennium, each licensee shall complete a minimum of one classroom hour of continuing education from a Board-approved provider for each month the license is active, up to a maximum requirement of 24 months for the renewal period.

    41(2) For the purposes of this chapter a “classroom hour” shall be defined as no less than 50 minutes of any one clock hour during which the student participates in a learning activity of the continuing education provider.

    79(3) Continuing education for licensees who are renewing their license for the first time shall include the following:

    97(a) Two classroom hours of instruction on prevention of medical errors that meet the requirements of Section 114456.013(7), F.S.

    116(b) The remaining classroom hours may be satisfied by completing instruction in any of the subject matter listed in paragraphs 13664B7-28.009(4)(a)-137(d), F.A.C., of this rule.

    142(4) The continuing education requirement for all other licensees, not renewing for the first time, shall include the following:

    161(a) At least twelve (12) of the classroom hours of instruction must be relevant to and focus on massage therapy techniques, skills, and protocols as defined in Section 189480.033(3), F.S. 191The instruction must be provided in the presence of the Board approved instructor(s) and must include hands-on participation by the licensee and/or a demonstration by the instructor(s).

    218(b) Two classroom hours of instruction in professional ethics. This requirement may be satisfied by attending two continuous hours of a meeting of the Board, provided the licensee does not have a disciplinary or licensure matter on the agenda and the licensee signs in and out of the meeting to demonstrate compliance.

    270(c) Two classroom hours of instruction on Chapters 456 and 480, F.S., and the rules promulgated by the Board. This requirement may be satisfied by attending two continuous hours of a meeting of the board, provided the licensee does not have a disciplinary or licensure matter on the agenda and the licensee signs in and out of the meeting to demonstrate compliance.

    332(d) Two classroom hours of instruction on prevention of medical errors that meet the requirements of Section 349456.013(7), F.S.

    351Rulemaking Authority 353456.013(7), 354(8), 355480.035(7), 356480.0415 FS. 358Law Implemented 360456.013(7), 361(9), 362480.0415 FS. 364History–New 4-21-86, Amended 2-25-88, 8-29-88, 1-30-90, 10-2-90, Formerly 21L-28.009, Amended 8-16-94, 6-5-95, 2-12-97, Formerly 61G11-28.009, Amended 8-16-98, 3-15-99, 9-20-99, 11-28-02, 2-13-05, 3-1-07, 5-1-07, 1-2-14, 9-1-15.

     

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