Kentucky Physical Therapy & Physical Therapy Assistant Continuing Education

Kentucky Accepts Courses


Kentucky Continuing Education Requirements:

PT: 30 hrs biennially - Kentucky Accepts 30 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses
PTA: 20 hrs biennially - Kentucky Accepts 20 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses


PT's must have at least 18 hours and PTA's must have at least 10 hours from Category 1. courses that are at least 3 hours in length are Category I CE.



Category 1 CE = Completion of home study courses at least 3 hrs that have been approved by the board or any other physical therapy licensing agency. At least 18 hrs shall be earned from Category 1.

Category 2 CE = Completion of other applicable courses consisting of less than 3 hrs in length. No more than 10 hrs may be earned from Category 2.


OnlineCE is an accredited provider for the Texas Physical Therapy Association. Accredited Provider #1607014 and therefore courses are considered pre-approved and accepted by the Kentucky Board


State of Kentucky Continuing Education Requirements

Kentucky Continuing Education requirements posted on this page are based upon the most up to date information available. Kentucky continuing education requirements are subject to change and therefore, Kentucky PT/PTA licensee's are ultimately responsible for being up to date with the Kentucky continuing education requirements.


Continuing education courses offered on provide Online CEU for Kentucky Physical Therapists (PT) and Kentucky Physical Therapy Assistants (PTA). The online courses enhance the knowledge bases of PT/PTA to enhance clinical therapy practice. Free 1 hour APTA approved online home study CE credit course for new Kentucky Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant registered users at


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