Respiratory License Renewal – North Carolina

When does my license expire?

Please view your licensure card or verify your license online (see below) to find out when your license expires.

When can I renew my license?

The North Carolina Respiratory Care Board (NCRCB) will notify a licensee at least 30 days in advance of the expiration of his or her license. RCPs are required to notify the NCRCB within 30 days of any change in address and/or practice site.

How do I renew my license?

See the NCRCB License Renewal link below.

How many CEUs does North Carolina require?

The NCRCB requires completion of a minimum of 12 hours of Category I Continuing Education activities (our Live courses are considered Category I).

Can I get all of my CEUs online?

You can obtain all of your CEUs online. We offer Live courses. See our Discounts page for special offers (including Unlimited CEUs).

Are your courses approved by both the AARC and the North Carolina Respiratory Care Board (NCRCB)?

Our courses are approved by the AARC and accepted by the NCRCB.

How much does my renewal cost?

License renewal is $75. An initial license is $150.

Resource Links

North Carolina Respiratory Care Board (NCRCB) RCP Gateway

NCRCB License Verification

NCRCB License Renewal

NCRCB Continuing Education Definitions


NCRCB Respiratory Care Practice Act

North Carolina Society for Respiratory Care

The information contained on this page was as accurate as possible at the time it was researched. It is possible that errors exist or that current license requirements have changed. We encourage corrections and comments and will make modifications accordingly. Neither Respiratory Associates nor any other individual or institution, except the person renewing their license, is responsible or liable for any consequences of its use. You are encouraged to read your state licensure requirements from the primary source, e.g. state website. If any of our CEU courses are rejected by your state licensing authority our sole remedy will be a refund.

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