Responsibilities of Continuing Education Providers:
Any entity wishing to provide continuing education must submit a STS Contractor Continuing Education Approval Application by email to BEH@odh.ohio.gov. Please submit the application at least 10 days prior to the training event.
The following information/items must be included with each application for CE approval.
Learning Objectives – the learning objectives must clearly identify the knowledge and skill(s) the participants should acquire by participating in the program.
Presenter Qualifications – you must provide a statement of qualifications for each presenter, which must be attached to the application. These items should include the speaker(s) professional and background information.
Program/Training Schedule – Attach a copy of the program agenda, itinerary or outline with detailed times for breaks and lunches (if applicable). CE will not be awarded for registration, breaks, lunches, pre-tests, post-tests, or program evaluations.
Brochure/Flyer – Submit a program brochure or flyer for the program/training, if one is available.
Proof of Program Completion – Documentation of the completed program/training must be submitted to ODH within 60 days of completion, including a list of participants for the program/training. Failure to submit proof of completion may result in the disapproval for future trainings/programs.
Continuing Education Providers CE Providers must provide a certificate of attendance to each contractor including the CE hours attended.
Upon receipt of the approval request, the Residential Sewage Program staff will review the application and supporting documents. The requesting agency/organization will be notified of approval or disapproval within five days of receiving the application. If you have any questions about the application or the CE approval process, contact the Ohio Department of Health Residential Sewage Program at (614) 644-7551.