4755-43-08 Biennial renewal of license.

(A) Renewal of an athletic trainer license shall be in accordance with section 4755.63 of the Revised Code.

(1) The renewal notice shall be sent to the address on file with the board.

(2) The entire licensure renewal application, including any required forms, compliance with the continuing education requirement specified in rule 4755-45-01 of the Administrative Code, and payment of the renewal fee prescribed by rule 4755-47-06 of the Administrative Code, shall be completed to satisfy the requirements of the renewal procedure.

(B) All individuals licensed as an athletic trainer shall renew their license by the thirtieth day of September in each even-numbered year. When a license to practice as an athletic trainer is issued by the board on or after June first of an even-numbered year, that license shall be valid through the thirtieth day of September of the next even-numbered year.

(C) Persons who fail to submit the renewal fee, completed application, any other required forms, and/or comply with the continuing education requirement specified in rule 4755-45-01 of the Administrative Code by the thirtieth day of September of the appropriate year shall have their license automatically expire.

(1) A license holder whose license expires for failure to renew shall submit a reinstatement application in accordance with rule 4755-43-06 of the Administrative Code. The athletic trainers section shall approve the reinstatement application before the individual may legally practice athletic training in Ohio.

(2) A licensee who continues to practice athletic training with an expired license shall be subject to disciplinary action pursuant to section 4755.64 of the Revised Code.

(D) For the purposes of filing an electronic renewal application via the Ohio e-License system, the board shall supply the applicant with a "UserID" and password. The use of the "UserID" and password provided by the board is solely the responsibility of the licensee to whom it is issued and shall be limited to filing an electronic renewal application. The "UserID" and password shall constitute the legally recognized signature for the purposes of this rule and may not be transferred, distributed, or shared with any other person.

Effective: 7/1/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/15/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4755.61
Rule Amplifies: 4755.63
Prior Effective Dates: 7/8/91, 6/6/96, 12/10/01, 5/1/05, 5/1/07, 9/10/07