Seven (7) hours of Continuing Education credits will need to be fulfilled anytime between August 1 and July 31 of each licensing period.   Beginning with renewals filed after August 1, 2016, at least three of the seven CEUs must be technical (landscape) credits and at least two of the seven CEUs must be business credits. The remainder two hours can come from either technical (landscape) or business credits.

All currently approved courses are listed on this website under the “Approved Courses” Menu tab or can be accessed from the link below.

NCLCLB does not stipulate locations or costs for courses offered by providers.

Approved Continuing Education Courses 2019-2020

Approved Continuing Education Courses 2018-2019

All licensees are required to keep their Proof of Attendance continuing education records for two (2) years from the renewal date of August 1st.
21 NCAC 28B .0403

For individuals who want to apply for the license:

Follow this link: How to become licensed

Continuing Education Providers Only:

Follow this link: CE Provider Application Procedures

Requests for pre-approval must be submitted at least 45 days prior to the first day of the course or event. 21 NCAC 28B .0402

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