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Verify CHT Status

Official verification of certification
status of Certified Hand Therapist
(CHT) is available to all interested parties.



The Mary Kasch Hand Therapy Certification Scholarship provides opportunities for professional development by providing financial support to an OT/PT interested in pursuing certification in hand therapy.
professional development categories

Recertify - Professional Development Categories

Please use the links below to learn more about how to renew your credential.
Time and ScheduleProfessional Development Categories and Track your Hours

A CHT must accumulate a minimum of 80 contact hours of professional development activities during their five-year accrual period. HTCC assists therapists by allowing them to enter their hours and track them over the five year period.

Online Tracking

You must Log into CHTs Only to enter Professional Development Hours online.

Download the Users Guide to Tracking Professional Development hours online (PDF). This guide provides step-by-step directions on how to enter your hours.

Category Listings

Professional development hours may be earned in seven different categories. Some categories have a maximum number of hours allowed.

Use the links below to go to a specific category for more information.

You may also download two PDFs that provide information about the categories for future reference:

Click Here to download the Summary of Professional Development Activities Table (PDF)

Click Here to download the Comprehensive Listing of Professional Development Categories (PDF)

Important Dates

2022 Exam Dates

April 25 - May 14

October 24 - November 12

Application Deadlines: April 15th for the May exam and October 15th for the November exam.

Find or Post a Job

HTCC is pleased to share information about available jobs for hand
therapists. Click on the button to navigate our job post database.

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Continuing Education

Courses listed in the calendar are offered as a public service by HTCC.

Courses range from CE courses, Certification Programs, Fellowship and Independent Study.