(1) The following activities may not be used by a licensee to satisfy the continuing education requirements set forth in this chapter:

(a) repetition of a continuing education class with identical content and course objectives within a single renewal period;

(b) agency-specific orientation or in-service program designed for work at a specific institution or for a specific employer that teaches and tests for skill competency or addresses institution-based or employer-based standards of operation;

(c) any training program required by rule as a requirement for licensure;

(d) self-directed study such as reading of texts or journal articles;

(e) participation in community service or volunteer practice; and

(f) participation as a member in a professional organization.


History: 37-1-131, 37-1-319, MCA; IMP, 37-1-131, 37-1-306, 37-1-319, MCA; NEW, 2017 MAR p. 1957, Eff. 10/28/17.