Continuing Education


Continuing Education Requirements (21 NCAC 54 .2104)

During each biennial renewal period, a licensee must complete a minimum of 24 continuing education hours, a minimum of 15 of which must be completed under a Category A program sponsor. The remaining required hours of continuing education may be completed in either Category A or Category B. Included in the 15 hours under a Category A program sponsor, a minimum of 3 continuing education hours in the area of ethics in the professional practice of psychology must be completed.

Beginning with the next license renewal cycle (October 1, 2022), each licensee must submit an attestation form documenting completion of the required minimum CE hours as well as copies of certificates of completion in order to renew their licenses.  The Board will be providing an online method to submit the attestation form and the certificates of completion in spring/summer 2022.

Category A Continuing Education program sponsors are:

North Carolina Psychology Board;

American Psychological Association (APA);

APA Continuing Education in Psychology

American Psychological Association approved sponsors;

APA Approved Sponsors - alphabetical and geographical listings

APA Approved Sponsors - North Carolina listings

National Association of School Psychologists (NASP);

National Association of School Psychologists approved sponsors;

NASP Approved Sponsors List

North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (NCAHEC);

North Carolina Psychological Association (NCPA).


Continuing Education Quick Reference Guide