Hawaii Physical Therapy Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Hawaii physical therapy CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

6 Mandatory Hours
26 Elective Hours
30 Total Hours

Here's what you need to renew your Hawaii Physical Therapy license.

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Hawaii Board of Physical Therapy. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Physical Therapy licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Hawaii Physical Therapy: Physical Therapists

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 24
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2022
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2022

Online Info

Mandatory Courses
  • 2 hours in Ethics, Laws, & Rules
  • 4 hours in Basic Life Support

Online Limitations

1. At least twenty-four (24) CCUs in subjects related to either:  a. The professional practice of physical therapy (which includes but isnot limited to professional accountability, professional behavior, andprofessional development); 
orb. Patient/client management (which includes but is not limited toexamination, evaluation, diagnosis, and prognosis; plan of care;implementation; education; and discharge); and 
2. Two (2) CCUs in ethics, laws, and rules (jurisprudence), or somecombination thereof (Please note: the two (2) CCUs must cover Hawaii’slaws and rules governing the practice of physical therapy. Eligible coursesmust be approved by the Hawaii Board of Physical Therapy (“Board”).Please check the List of Board-Approved Continuing Competence on theBoard’s website.); 
and3. Four (4) CCUs in life support for health care professionals; provided thatsuch training shall be comparable to, or more advanced than, the AmericanHeart Association's basic life support health care provider course.  

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Hawaii Board of Physical Therapy
Phone: 8085862701
Fax:
Address: Att: PT PO Box 3469 Honolulu, 96801

Hawaii Physical Therapy: Physical Therapy Assistants

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 26
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2021

Online Info

Jurisprudence (2), Basic Life Support (4) 

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Hawaii Board of Physical Therapy
Phone: 8085862701
Fax:
Address: Att: PT PO Box 3469 Honolulu, 96801

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.