CTRs whose Continuing Education (CE) cycle ends December 31, 2017 are required to submit their CE’s by January 31, 2018. At least four (4) of the required twenty (20) CE hours must fall within "Category A" which covers the specific topic(s) of: directly assigned stage and/or site specific coding principles. CE’s must be completed within your CE cycle dates and submission of the reported hours by the January 31st deadline are a requirement to maintain your CTR credential. CE’s submitted after the deadline are subject to a late filing fee. Please allow up to six weeks for the complete review of CE submissions and notification of your credential status.
Unable to comply with the requirements? Consider options of
an extension or a retirement.
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2017 CE Cycle = 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2017
New CTRs: Your first CE Cycle started when you passed the exam - either
in March 2015, in June/July 2015, or in October/November 2015.
CE Cycle end date = December 31, 2017
Deadline to Submit CEs = January 31, 2018. Submissions after this date
are subject to a late filing fee and possible credential revocation.
Online--enter CE activities and submit electronically to NCRA.
Learn about the CTR CE Portfolio
Phone: 703-299-6640 Ext. 315
Fax: 703-299-6620/Attn: CE Department.
Mail: National Cancer Registrars Association
Attn: CE Department
1330 Braddock Place, Suite 520
Alexandria, VA 22314
20 = minimum # of required CEs completed within your cycle; at least 4 of the 20 CE's must be Category A CE's.
To be eligible for Continuing Education (CE) clock hours, an activity
must - as the name suggests - continue your education as a certified cancer
The activity must:
Learn more about eligibility of specific educational activities and restrictions.
For additional guidance on CE submissions, reference the CTR Continuing Education Handbook.