A listing of Oregon’s continuing education requirements for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.
HOURLY REQUIREMENTS FOR VETERINARIANS
30 hours every 2 years
30 hours may be obtained online
HOURLY REQUIREMENTS FOR VETERINARY TECHNICIANS
15 hours every 2 years
15 hours may be obtained online
SPECIFIC REQUIRED COURSES
Veterinarians must complete a minimum of 1 hour each in the topics of judicious antibiotic use and appropriate analgesic and anesthetic methods and are allowed to complete a maximum of 6 hours of continuing education in non-scientific subjects relating to the practice of veterinary medicine such as communication skills, practice management, stress management, or chemical impairment.
Technicians are allowed to complete a maximum of 6 hours of continuing education in non-scientific subjects.
Statute Link – https://secure.sos.state.or.us/oard/viewSingleRule.action?ruleVrsnRsn=236436
AVAILABLE DRIP.VET COURSES
Information current as of: April 5, 2021