Continuing Education

PTs require 24 CEUs and PTAs require 12 CEUs, both in a two-year renewal period


 The Ohio Physical Therapy Association, through the Continuing Education Committee, is an entity authorized by the Physical Therapy Section of the Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainer's Board (hereafter referred to as the PT Section of the OT, PT, AT Board) to review and approve continuing education courses, programs and activities that contribute to the growth of a participant's professional competence in the practice of physical therapy. Refer to Section 4755.53 (C) of the Ohio Revised Code

Applying for CE Approval

Notice: You do not need to submit an application for OPTA approval in the following instances: 

Download your CE Application

Submit Your Application

Notice: The OPTA does not generate automatic receipts following application submission. The application/approval process may take up to 60 days to complete, please plan your application(s) accordingly. Incomplete applications will be disregarded until all necessary documentation is provided.

  • Email: - Must be submitted as 1 (one) .pdf file.
  • Mail:     OPTA - 1085 Beecher Crossing North, Suite B - Gahanna, OH - 43230
  • Fax:      (614) 855-5914

Continuing Education Resources

None at this time.