Washington Physical Therapy & Physical Therapy Assistant Continuing Education

Washington Accepts OnlineCE.com Courses


Washington Continuing Education Requirements:

PT: 40 hrs biennially - Washington Accepts 40 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses
PTA: 40 hrs biennially - Washington Accepts 40 hours of Online Continuing Education Courses


Requires 7 hours of AIDS/HIV


Washington State licensed physical therapists and physical therapy assistants must obtain three CE hours in suicide screening and referral only. HB 1424, which passed during this legislative session (June 2015), provides that the one-time training must be completed by the end of the first full reporting period after January 1, 2016 or during the first full continuing education reporting period after initial licensure, whichever is later. The bill clarifies that training completed between June 12, 2014 and January 1, 2016 will be accepted as meeting the requirement. HB 1424 takes effect on July 24, 2015. This is included in the 40 hours, not in addition to. See OnlineCE.com topic: Suicide Assessment.


State of Washington Continuing Education Requirements

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


Continuing education courses offered on OnlineCE.com provide Online CEU for Washington Physical Therapists (PT) and Washington 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 Washington Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant registered users at www.OnlineCE.com


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Course Topics Include (but are not limited to):

  • Addictions Online Course
  • AIDS Online Course
  • Anatomy Dissections Online Course
  • Aquatic Therapy Online Course
  • Arthritis Online Course
  • Atlas of the Hand Clinics Online Course
  • Boundary Training Online Course
  • Business and Commerce Online Course
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehab Online Course
  • Clinical Rehabilitation of the Wrist Online Course
  • Continuous Passive Motion Online Course
  • Cultural Competency Online Course
  • Cumulative Trauma Disorders Online Course
  • Emergency Procedures Online Course
  • Ergonomics Online Course
  • Ethics for Professionals Online Course
  • Hand Therapy Online Course
  • Hand Therapy Treatment Activities Online Course
  • Introduction to hand therapy Online Course
  • Learning and Behavioral Disorders Online Course
  • Manipulation and Technique Online Course
  • Manual Edema Mobilization Online Course
  • Medical Errors Online Course
  • Neurology UE Online Course
  • Oncology Rehab Online Course
  • Pain Management Online Course
  • Pediatrics Online Course
  • Pharmacology Online Course
  • Rehabilitation Online Course
  • Shoulder Rehab Online Course
  • Soft Tissue Conditions Online Course
  • Spinal Cord Injuries Online Course
  • Splinting Online Course
  • Sports and Hand Injuries Online Course
  • Tendon Injuries Online Course
  • Therapeutic Modalities Online Course
  • Upper Extremity Anatomy Online Course
  • Wound Management Online Course