Activities for Which ASHA CEUs are Not Intended
The following activities are
ASHA CEUs. While these activities may be judged worthwhile learning
experiences, they do not meet the criteria established for the
CEU by the
International Association for
Continuing Education and Training (IACET) nor do they meet the
requirements of the ASHA
CEB to qualify as activities to be offered for ASHA CEUs.
Association membership and leadership
Holding membership or serving in some leadership capacity in an
association or society does not qualify.
Participation in committee or board meetings or activities does
Meetings to discuss business, make policy, develop procedures,
discuss association/organizational management, develop long-range
plans, etc., do not qualify.
Some meetings, conventions, exhibitions.
Meetings, conventions, and exhibitions that attract large numbers
of participants, involve different activities, and are conducted
primarily for information-sharing purposes generally do not
qualify for CEUs. Planned learning activities within such events
that meet the CEB requirements are eligible for CEUs.
On-the-job training and other work experience does not qualify
for CEUs unless the work experience is structured as part of a
planned and supervised continuing education experience that meets
the CEB requirements. To be considered continuing education and
be eligible for ASHA CEUs, the activity content and learning
outcomes must be related to the sciences as they pertain to
speech-language pathology, audiology, speech/language/hearing
sciences, and/or the contemporary practice of speech-language
pathology and audiology. Activity content and level must be
beyond that required for initial certification by ASHA in the
professions and contribute to the acquisition of new skills and
Entertainment and recreation.
Attendance at cultural performances, or at entertainment or
recreational activities does not qualify unless these events are
an integral part of a planned activity that meets the CEB
Travel or participation in a travel study program does not
qualify, unless the educational component of the travel study
program meets the CEB requirements.
Individual, self-paced study, or other form of independent
learning experience not planned, directed, and supervised by
ASHA Approved CE Provider does not qualify.