General Continuing Education Information
South Carolina law requires doctors of chiropractic to obtain 36
hours of continuing education every two years. The current cycle ends
September 30, 2016. Of the 36 required hours of continuing education,
two hours are required in rules and regulations of the SC Board of
Chiropractic Examiners and two hours in risk management which includes,
but is not limited to, boundary or public health issues. A maximum of 18 hours can be taken online.
For more information on credit hours or laws regarding your license, please CLICK HERE to visit the SC Board of Chiropractic Examiners Website.
SCCA Courses and Convention
The SCCA strives to bring quality continuing education to the doctors
of South Carolina. The SCCA Annual Convention gives you the opportunity
to receive up to 30 hours of CE, as well as all 4 of the required State
Please see our upcoming events section for other SCCA scheduled
seminars. Save the date for the 2017 Annual Convention! It will be held June 22-25, 2017 at the Kingston Plantation, an Embassy Suites property in Myrtle Beach, SC. CLICK HERE for more information and to register.
KR Jones Philosophy Forum
The KR Jones Philosophy Forum is annual event honoring the late Kenneth R. Jones, DC. Thank you speakers and attendees for making this year's KR Jones Philosophy Forum another huge success. Please check back soon for more information on the 2018 KR Jones Philosophy Forum!
CLICK HERE to
go to DC Online to check out other continuing education classes that have
been approved in South Carolina. In addition to other offerings, you
can complete your 2 hour risk management requirement here.
Palmer Courses Online
CLICK HERE to go to Palmer Online to check out their continuing education classes that are approved for South Carolina.
SC Rules & Regulations Online Examination
The South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners is pleased to offer an online examination to obtain the required two (2) hours of continuing education (CE) on South Carolina Rules & Regulations. CLICK HERE to take the exam.
CLICK HERE for frequently asked questions and answers on preceptorship.
Chiropractic Radiography Assistant Online Course
Chiropractic Assistants may now take the Radiography Certification course online through York Technical College.You must call the Corporate and Continuing Education Division Office at York Tech to register for the course at 803-325-2888, option #1- Health and Human Services.
Once you have completed this required 48-hour online course, you still must contact the SCCA Office
at 803-772-9376 to enroll for the Certification Exam. Exams will be
given several times a year when the minimum number of applicants is met,
and cost is $140.
The next Radiography Certification exam will be Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 2pm at the SCCA office. For more information and to register, please CLICK HERE.
The ACRRT also publishes a study guide to prepare for the exam. Cost is
$75 plus $5 shipping and handling. To order the study guide, call the
SCCA Office at 803-772-9376. CLICK HERE for the Study Guide form.
Unfortunately, this online course and the SCCA’s classroom X-ray
certification course cannot be interchanged. Once you register for
either class, it must be completed in the original registered format to
receive credit. For example, if you register for the classroom version
and miss a module, the module cannot be "made up” online. Also, you
cannot take individual modules of this online course. It must be taken
in its entirety.