Washington Acupuncture CEU / PDA Requirements
ACUPUNCTURE CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS IN WASHINGTON
20 hours every 2 years, and only 6 hours are allowed to be obtained online within that 2 year period. However, live webinars are given full credit and indicated as allowable for full credit in WAC 246-803-420(5)(a)
Cerification of completion of continuing education hours will be due on the acupuncturist’s or acupuncture and Eastern medicine practitioner’s annual license renewal date in 2023, and every two years thereafter.
The two-year continuing education reporting period for an acupuncturist or acupuncture and Eastern medicine practitioner initially licensed in Washington in 2021 or later begins upon date of licensure and every two years thereafter.
You must keep your documentation for four years.
Certification and recertification must have been obtained during your continuing education reporting period to count 20 hours.
To learn more about licensing and renewals in the state of Washington, visit the board website here.
For more detailed information regarding continuing education requirements in the state of Washington, visit the board legislature here.
If you hold an NCCAOM license and are seeking to renew, please visit the NCCAOM PDA or CEU course page.