Florida Veterinarian and Technician CE requirements

There is plenty of confusion surrounding state requiresments for veterinarians and technicians. Today, we’ll cover – in simplistic terms – the requirements for the state of Florida as we launch our first veterinary course: Medical Errors and Prevention Techniques in Veterinary Medicine (Florida). Stay tuned for more updates and information from other states!

 

FLORIDA STATE REQUIREMENTS

Veterinarian hours required:

30 hours biennially

Self-Study (online courses, journal review):

15 hours maximum in non-interactive online CE

Other:

2 hours minimum in the area of dispensing prescription drugs.

Not more than 5 hours may be obtained

28-general through business practice management courses or stress and impairment seminars.

Not more than 15 hours shall be non-interactive correspondence courses.

There is no CE requirement for Florida Laws and Rules.

Technician hours required:

15 hours biennially

Statutorily-approved programs (Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians):

AVMA and its allied groups and colleges

AAHA

State VMAs

AAVSB RACE

Other Board approved programs

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