Respiratory License Renewal – Virginia

When does my license expire?

Licenses must be renewed biennially during your birth month in each odd-numbered year.

When can I renew my license?

Licenses can only be renewed within the 60 days prior to the expiration date.

How do I renew my license?

Please view your renewal notice for instructions on how to renew, or visit the Online Licensing site linked below.

How many CEUs does Virginia require?

Virginia requires 20 hours of continuing education as a condition of license renewal.

Can I get all of my CEUs online?

Are your courses approved by both the AARC and the Virginia Respiratory Board?

Our courses are AARC approved and therefore accepted for respiratory license renewal in Virginia.

How much does my renewal cost?

The renewal fee is $135.

Board Contact Information

Respiratory Therapist Advisory Board Fiscal Year 2017-2018

Sherry Compton, RRT, Chair
1st Term: 7/1/14 to 6/30/18

Hollee Freeman, PhD
1st Term: 7/1/14 to 6/30/18

Lois Rowland, RRT, Vice-Chair
1st Term: 7/1/14 to 6/30/18

Daniel Rowley, RRT
2nd Term: 7/1/14 to 6/30/18

Bruce K. Rubin, MD
1st Term: 7/1/14 to 6/30/18

Contact Information for the Board and Individual Board Members may be sent c/o:
Virginia Board Of Medicine
Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico Virginia 23233-1463
Phone: (804) 367-4600

Virginia Society for Respiratory Care Contact Information


Resource Links

Virginia Board of Medicine – Respiratory Care

DHP Online Licensing

Virginia Society for Respiratory Care

The information contained in this document was as accurate as possible at the time of publication. It is possible that errors exist or that current license requirements have changed. We encourage corrections and comments and will make modifications accordingly. Neither the author, 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 courses are rejected by your state licensing authority our sole remedy will be a refund.

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