NEXT Conference & Exposition CEUs & Transcript

  • Attendance at NEXT 2014 is worth up to 2.1 CEUs (21 contact hours).

    APTA provides an electronic system of badge scanning to verify attendance to educational sessions. Please have your badge scanned upon entrance to each education session. If you change sessions, the last session scanned during a given time block will be the only session recorded. A transcript of your session attendance and your CEU letter of participation will be available through the APTA Learning Center at through 2019. CEU letters will be available in August 2014.

    More than 40 licensure agencies for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants have licensure renewal requirements that include completion of continuing education or continuing competence activities. For specific information related to your licensure requirements, please see and click on "Practice Acts by State" or contact your state's licensure board.

    Continuing Education Approval Information

    APTA has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). APTA is also recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers.

    Review additional CEU approval information at

    Virtual NEXT Conference Add-On

    NEXT conference attendees that add the Virtual NEXT conference onto their NEXT conference registration are eligible to earn up to an additional 1.6 CEUs/16 contact hours. NEXT conference attendees should only claim CEUs once for educational sessions attended both on-site and virtually; APTA will validate CEUs for the same educational session only once.

    Continuing Education Policy

    Course content is not intended for use outside the scope of the learner's license or regulation. Clinical continuing education should not be taken by individuals who are not licensed or otherwise regulated, unless they are involved in a specific plan of care.