Hand Therapy Review Course - CEUs

Course Accreditation

Continuing Education Units (Occupational Therapists)
The American Society of Hand Therapists is an approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products or clinical procedures by the AOTA. 

This continuing education activity offers a maximum of 21 contact hours (for the three-day course) and 15.5 contact hours (for the two-day course). 

Continuing Competence Units (Physical Therapists)

  • ​The New York State Education Department Board of Physical Therapy recognizes ASHT as an approved provider of PT and PTA continuing education.

ProCert, operated by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT), has awarded certification in the amount of 12 Continuing Competence Units (CCU) to this activity. CCUs are a unit of relative value of an activity based on its evaluation against a comprehensive set of standards. The CCU determination is a valuation reflecting many factors including, but not limited to, duration of the activity. No conclusion should be drawn that ProCert’s CCUs correlate to time or duration. Activities certified by the FSBPT are accepted by the following jurisdictions:

Alaska Arizona Arkansas
California Colorado Delaware
District of Columbia Georgia Hawaii
Idaho Illinois Indiana
Kansas Kentucky Michigan
Mississippi Missouri Montana
Nebraska North Carolina North Dakota
Oregon Puerto Rico South Carolina
Tennessee Utah Vermont
Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming

The following state PT boards accept courses provided by other state PT boards*

Alabama Connecticut Iowa
Maine Massachusetts Minnesota
New Hampshire Ohio Oklahoma
Rhode Island South Dakota Washington



*Disclaimer: The American Society of Hand Therapists provides this list for your convenience. At the time of listing, the above state boards accept courses by virtue of approval by other organizations. It is the responsibility of the participant registering for a course to check with his or her state boards to confirm rules and regulations regarding acceptance of contact hours for live and online courses. Helpful link - FSBPT Licensing Authorities Contact Information

Should you use the ASHT Hand Therapy Review Course in your state physical therapy recertification process (and your state is not listed on our approved list), ASHT will reimburse up to $100 of the cost of the application process. Please send ASHT a copy of your state physical therapy continuing education application to receive the reimbursement. Please contact ASHT at asht@asht.org or call 856-380-6862 for more information. This reimbursement applies only to the first person to apply within each state. Subsequent applicants will not be charged by their state for the filing.

Certified Athletic Trainers
The American Society of Hand Therapists is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved for a maximum of 21.0 contact hours (for the three-day course) and 15.5 contact hours (for the two-day course) of Category A continuing education. Certified Athletic Trainers are responsible for claiming only those hours actually spent participating in the continuing education activity.
BOC Approved Provider Number: P3092    

Obtaining CEUs
Within five to seven business day following the course attendees will receive a CE certificate via email. Please monitor your Inbox and Spam folders for this communication. Attendees will also be able to provide feedback to speakers on the sessions they attended by completing a course evaluation that will be emailed to attendees within five to seven business days. Questions can be directed to lpatalano@asht.org.

Participants must:
- ​Have paid the registration fee
- Have attended sessions in their entirety (completed daily sign-in sheet)

Attendees should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.