Oklahoma Architecture and Landscape Architecture Continuing Education Requirements
Cindy Grant, January 27, 2020
The Oklahoma Board of Architects and Landscape Architects, and Registered Interior Designers requires Oklahoma-licensed architects, landscape architects, and registered interior designers to complete 24 hours of continuing education every two years.
- CE Requirement: 24 HSW (Health, Safety, and Welfare) CEUs prior to the biennium renewal date of June 30th of odd-numbered years.
- CE Cycle: Licensees and registrants are required to renew by 4:30pm on June 30 of odd-numbered years.
- Acceptable Coursework: The Oklahoma Board does NOT pre-approve courses or providers. AIA, ASLA, IDCEC-approved courses are generally acceptable but it is the registrant's responsibility to use his/her professional judgment to determine if an activity meets the Board's criteria as summarized in this post and - most importantly - as detailed on Board's website. Final discretion is up to the board.
- Reporting of Credits: Providers CANNOT report continuing education credits earned to the Oklahoma Board. However, registrants are required to attest to the completion of the required continuing education by submitting an affidavit with their license or registration renewal.
- Carry-over Credits: A maximum of four (4) CEUs may be carried over to the next reporting period.
- Tracking of Credits: Registrants are responsible for maintaining proof of successful completion of continuing education activities at least until January 1st of the year following the license or registration renewal for which credits were claimed.
- Audit: All affidavits are reviewed by the Board staff and subject to an in-depth audit to verify compliance with continuing education requirements.
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