Permits expire every year on December 31st. Permit renewal requires 80 hours of CPE over a rolling two year calendar period, with a minimum of 20 hours per calendar year. Permits must be renewed and postmarked by January 31st.
4 of the 80 hours must be in professional ethics. The four-hour ethics requirement can be met by taking our Nevada Ethics course or by taking any of our hour-appropriate general ethics courses. Follow the ethics link on our homepage to access these courses.
All required CPE can be acquired through self-study.
Yes. Nevada does not pre-approve continuing education programs or sponsors and they do not have sponsorship agreements however CPE programs must meet the minimum standards of quality of development and presentation and of measurement and reporting of credits set forth in the Statement on Standards for Formal Continuing Education Programs published by the national association of state boards of accountancy (NASBA) or such other educational standards as may be established by the Board.
As members of NASBA’s Registry and QAS programs, our courses are accepted for credit in Nevada.
As a member of the NASBA Registry and QAS sponsor approval programs, we are required to conform to the measurement standards contained in the Statement on Standards of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs developed jointly by NASBA and the AICPA. Under these Standards our credits are based upon 1 CPE credit for every 50-minutes of study time, as determined by the average test results of CPAs pre-testing the material prior to publication.
Nevada State Board of Accountancy
1325 Airmotive Way, Suite 220
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: (775) 786-0231
Fax: (775) 786-0234