Rule 20:50:08:02.01 Limits on self-directed learning.
on self-directed learning. No more than nine hours of self-directed
learning may be credited to a licensee in a three-year period to fulfill
continuing education requirements. The number of credit hours is limited for
each self-directed learning category as follows:
observation -- one hour credit for every two hours of observation, up to four
hours credit. The board must be provided documentation signed by the
ophthalmologist evidencing the observation;
(2) Video, recorded
webinars, and teleconferences -- up to two hours credit. The course must be
proctored to receive credit;
(3) Correspondence courses
from colleges or occupational journals -- up to four hours credit. The course
must have self-testing to receive credit;
(4) Live webinars -- up to
four hours credit. A certificate of attendance stating it is a live webinar
must be provided to the board in order to receive live webinar credit.
24 SDR 91, effective January 6, 1998; 37 SDR 133, effective January 18, 2011.
Authority: SDCL 36-7-15(4).
Implemented: SDCL 36-7-20.1, 36-7-20.2.
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