How long is a license valid? Effective January, 2016, all occupational therapist and occupational therapy assistant licenses issued will be a two-year license.
What are the requirements? A completed application form, $200 application fee, two moral character forms (until January 31, 2018), a completed State and FBI Criminal History Records Check (beginning February 1, 2018), verification from any state or country in which you have been licensed, successful completion of the Board's jurisprudence examination, verification of initial/current certification from NBCOT, and continuing competency requirement hours. CCR requirement is waived if NBCOT certification is current at time of application.
Where can I find application forms? All forms can be obtained by visiting the Forms page.
Can I send a scanned copy of my check or money order? No, you must mail in your $200 payment.
***If you are a military veteran or spouse discharged within one year of your application, expedited services may be available to you. Additional information is available.
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