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Rhode Island Veterinary CE

AchieveCE is a nationally approved continuing education (RACE) Provider for CE credit by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB). RACE-approved continuing education programs are widely recognized by veterinary professionals which help them meet their compliance obligations for licensure. RACE-approved programs are accepted without additional jurisdictional approval by 61 North American regulatory bodies.


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Rhode Veterinarian

Total Hours Required:

24 hours

Next Renewal Date:

May 1, 2022 – every 2 years

Required Courses:

  • A maximum of 4 hours may be completed online.
  • 20 hours shall be related to the professional practice of veterinary medicine.
  • A maximum of 4 hours may be related to business management.

Rhode Veterinary Technician

Total Hours Required:

Not required by state
RIVTA Certification Renewal – 12 hours are required

Next Renewal Date:

December 31, 2021 – every year

Required Courses:

  • A maximum of 6 hours may be completed online.
  • RIVTA has decided that due to COVID-19, ALL 12 CE credits can be from online venues when renewing for 2021-2022.

Additional Information

  • For more information, please contact the Rhode Island Board of Veterinary at 401-222-5960, or visit their website.
  • Additional information regarding your continuing education requirements may be found here.