CPE Requirements California

CPE Requirements California
License Renewal DateLast day of birth month in odd or even year corresponding to the odd or even year of birth.
CPE Reporting PeriodBiennial on the last day of birth month in odd or even year corresponding to the odd or even year of birth
General Requirement80 hours
40 hours in technical subjects
Minimum Hours Per Year20 hours yearly minimum
12 hours yearly minimum in technical subjects
Ethics RequirementFour (4) hours in board approved ethics and regulations CPE.
Regulatory Review RequirementA two (2) hour, board approved, Regulatory Review course is due every 6 years.

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Additional Requirements

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Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone: 916-263-3680
Fax: 916-263-3674
Email: examinfo@cba.ca.gov
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