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CEU Compliance

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CEU Compliance

The current compliance period runs from January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015.

IIDA Professional and Associate Members are required to complete and report 1.0 CEU (10 hours) of Continuing Education prior to December 31, 2015. All Professional and Associate Members (active and inactive) including Educators, IIDA Fellows and Chapter Officers must adhere to IIDA compliance requirements.

The current compliance period applies if you became a Professional or an Associate Member prior to January 1, 2014. This allows you two years to complete the 1.0 CEU requirements. If you became a Professional or Associate Member after January 1, 2014 your first compliance period begins January 1, 2016.

IIDA accepts all IDCEC approved courses. It is the responsibility of each Member to maintain their own records.

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