Colorado CPE Requirements

License Renewal Date: Biennial in Odd Years

CPE Reporting Period: January 1 - December 31

General Requirements
  • 80 Total CPE Hours
  • 4 Ethics CPE Hours [Effective 1/1/2014] (includes: CO Code of Rules and Regs, Ethics)
  • Max. 16 Personal Development CPE Hours
Annual Requirements
  • 20 Annual CPE Hours

Personal Development courses are limited to 16 hours.

Initial License:

You are responsible for a prorated amount of CPE hours for the first Jan 1-Dec 31 odd-year reporting period based on your initial date of licensure as follows:

  • Issued Jan 1-Mar 31 in even year: 70 hours/2 ethics/14 max personal dev
  • Issued Apr 1-June 30 in even year: 60 hours/2 ethics/12 max personal dev
  • Issued July 1-Sept 30 in even year: 50 hours/2 ethics/10 max personal dev
  • Issued Oct 1-Dec 31 in even year: 40 hours/2 ethics/8 max personal dev
  • Issued Jan 1-Mar 31 in odd year: 30 hours/2 ethics/6 max personal dev
  • Issued Apr 1-June 30 in odd year: 20 hours/2 ethics/4 max personal dev
  • Issued July 1-Sept 30 in odd year: 10 hours/2 ethics/2 max personal dev
  • Issued Oct 1-Dec 31 in odd year: 0 hours required

Initial License Requirements
  • 10 Total CPE Hours in every 3 months
  • 2 Ethics CPE Hours
  • 2 Max. Personal Development CPE Hours in every 3 months