graduate program: Occupational Therapy

Level Two Fieldwork

Guidelines for Continuing Education Units for supervision of fieldwork students

For Ohio Occupational Therapy Licensure Renewal:
Continuing Education units may be earned for supervision of Level Two fieldwork students only for state licensure renewal.

From page 30 of the Laws and Rules Regulating the Practice of Occupational Therapy as of May 1, 2007

Supervision of fieldwork. Continuing education credit can be earned by supervising level II students. One contact hour may be earned for every eighty hours of student supervision completed, with a maximum of eight contact hours per renewal cycle. Proof of student supervision will be a certificate of supervision from the student's school or the student's completed evaluation form.

(retrieved from http://otptat.ohio.gov/ on 12-07-07)

For NBCOT Certification Renewal:
Continuing Education Units or Professional Development Units may be earned for supervision of Level One Fieldwork or Level Two Fieldwork students.

From page 2 of NBCOT® PDU Activities Chart
16. Level II fieldwork direct supervision (must not be one's primary role). 1 unit per 1 week of supervision per student supervised 18 units for professional role Letter of verification from school that includes the dates of fieldwork. DO NOT submit student evaluation form as verification. Co-supervision is acceptable; record dates and times when acting as primary student supervisor. Supervision of more than one student at a time is acceptable; record dates and times of supervision provided to each student. Apply appropriate PDU number based on time spent supervising.

17. Level I fieldwork direct supervision (must not be one's primary role). 1 unit per Student 18 units for professional role Letter of verification from school including dates of fieldwork AND documented learning objectives and outcomes for the student.

(retrieved from http://www.nbcot.org/WebArticles/articlefiles/55-PDUActivityChart_2007.pdf on 12-07-07)