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CEU (Continuing Education Unit): 1 CEU = 10 Clock Hours. generally granted by a college, university or other professional body.

CONTACT HOUR: The amount of actual instructional time. This would not include breaks, meals, evaluations, wrap-up or registration.

INSTRUCTOR/PRESENTER: The person or persons providing the instruction.

MULTI/CONCURRENT SESSION: An educational program involving a variety of speakers presenting on a variety of topics. Attendees normally have a choice of which session to attend.

REPRESENTATIVE: The person completing the application and serving as the NCCAP contact on behalf of the sponsor.

SERIES: An educational session with the same speaker or speakers covering the same subject material over a short period of time, e.g., 2 hours a week for 4 weeks. Must be completed within 30 days.

SPONSOR: The person, facility or association offering the educational session.