Continuing education

Your association has chosen two-year periods for the completion of training hours. The following information therefore concerns the period (2018*) 2019-2020
*Please note that exceptionally, half of the year 2018 will be included in the period, at a rate of 5 hours, giving a total of 25 hours for the period (2018) 2019-2020.

 

TO BE ELIGIBLE, THE TRAINING ACTIVITY MUST :

- be directly related to the fields of activity in which you are active;
- allow you to maintain, update, improve or deepen your skills and knowledge;
- be relevant and its effects must be measurable and verifiable.

 
NUMBER OF HOURS REQUIRED Period (2018) 2019-2020

25 hours of mandatory continuing education
Hours may be accumulated at any time during the period, with no minimum restriction per year. E.g.: in order to meet the requirements of the period (2018) 2019-2020, Julie will attend a single training weekend totalling 25 hours in September 2019.

YOU ARE PART OF TWO OR THREE ASSOCIATIONS IN OUR NETWORK?
Don't worry, you don't have to double or triple your continuing education hours.
Only one block of 25 hours is required of you.

 
DEADLINE FOR COMPLETING THE REQUIREMENTS Period (2018) 2019-2020

Proof of continuing education must be in your file in order to complete your 2022 renewal.

 
DESCRIPTION OF THE TYPES OF CONTINUING EDUCATION ACCEPTED

Accepted training activities are as follows
1. participation in courses, structured volunteer activities, symposia or conferences offered or organized by the association, by other professional orders, by educational institutions* or by recognized continuing education providers**;
2. participation in a training activity given by a natural health products company;
3. participation in structured training activities offered in the workplace;
4. participation as a trainer in recognized training related to the practice of the profession (maximum of 5 hours per period);
5. writing and publishing articles or books related to the practice of the profession (maximum of 5 hours per period).
* The educational institutions recommended by your association, the list of which is annexed to this communication.
** In order to be recognized as a provider of continuing education by your association, you will have to apply and complete the form provided for this purpose.
For more details and to download the form, please visit the website under Recognized Teachers.

 
PROOF OF CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIRED

For each continuing education activity, the proof(s) of training will have to be added to your file. Here are the details of the accepted proofs, according to the type of continuing education taken.

For courses, volunteer activities, symposiums and conferences
Diploma or attestation or official letter or email from the educational institution.
On-the-job training
Confirmation letter from the employer.
As a trainer
Confirmation letter from the educational institution.
Writing an article
The article and publication reference.

 

PASS ON YOUR PROOF OF CONTINUING EDUCATION

VIA THE MEMBER'S AREA
For those who wish to submit their CE proofs online, we ask that you use the space provided in your member area.

BY E-MAIL
By this adress : info.naturo@videotron.ca