Board of Speech, Audiology and Hearing - Frequently Asked Questions

View general questions regarding the Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation.

Do I need to complete continuing education?
No, trainees are not required to complete continuing education.

Can I renew my trainee license?
Yes, the board may approve the renewal of a trainee permit one time only.  Please refer to board statutes, Title 32, Chapter 137, §17301 for more information.

How long is my trainee permit valid for?
All temporary licenses are issued for eighteen (18) months.

Can I pick up my license once issued?
No, your license will be emailed to you.

How long does the application process take?
It usually takes about two (2) weeks to process applications.  You may check the status of your application by clicking on the following link: Check License Status

"Is my application confidential?"
"No. With the exception of the Social Security Number, all application information is public."

"I misplaced my license. Can I have another copy?"
Follow this link to request a duplicate license.