3701-69-11 Approval of continuing education credit hours.

(A) For purposes of complying with paragraph (A)(5) of rule 3701-69-07 , paragraph (A)(5) of rule 3701-69-08 or paragraph (A)(13) of rule 3701-69-09 of the Administrative Code, a radon tester, radon mitigation specialist, or employee of a radon mitigation contractor, shall receive full credit for the number of hours that he or she attends a training course approved by the director under rule 3701-69-10 of the Administrative Code.

(B) To receive continuing education credit for courses, seminars, and meetings of professional organizations that are not approved by the director as training courses under rule 3701-69-10 of the Administrative Code, the person requesting credit shall submit to the director, on a form prescribed and provided by the director, the information required by paragraphs (A)(1) to (A)(5) of rule 3701-69-10 of the Administrative Code.

(1) In the case of a course, seminar, or meeting that already has been completed, the person requesting credit shall submit the information required by paragraph (B) of this rule within thirty days after the course, seminar, or meeting ends.

(2) To obtain advance approval of continuing education credit for courses, seminars, and meetings of professional organizations, the person requesting credit shall submit the information at least ninety days before the course, seminar, or meeting begins.

(C) Continuing education credit may be granted to instructors of courses approved by the director under rule 3701-69-10 of the Administrative Code or of other continuing education courses. To receive continuing education credit for instruction, the person requesting credit shall submit to the director, on a form prescribed and provided by the director, the instructor's credentials and the information required by paragraphs (A)(1) to (A)(5) of rule 3701-69-10 of the Administrative Code.

(D) After reviewing the information submitted under paragraph (B) or (C) of this rule, the director shall determine the number of continuing education credit hours, if any, approved for fulfillment of the requirements of paragraph (A)(5) of rule 3701-69-07 , paragraph (A)(5) of rule 3701-69-08 or paragraph (A)(13) of rule 3701-69-09 of the Administrative Code. The director shall approve credit hours based on a determination whether the course, seminar, or meeting provides educational material that is relevant to the activities of a radon tester, radon mitigation specialist, or employee of a radon mitigation contractor, as applicable.

Replaces: 3701-69-07

Effective: 01/01/2013
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 01/01/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3723.09
Rule Amplifies: 3723, 05, 3723.06 , 3723.07
Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/1992, 7/9/01