EMS: The program has been approved for EMS Continuing Education Hours by the University of Iowa Health Care EMS Learning Resources Center, Iowa Approved Provider #18. The EMSLRC designates day 1 of this activity for 5.5 optional hours and day 2 for 6.0 formal hours and 1.0 optional hour.
CHES: This program qualifies for Category II CHEC credits.
General: The University of Iowa will award General Education Units as follows: 1.25 General CEUs for 12.5 contact hours for the full program. Tuesday Only attendance will receive .55 General CEUs for 5.5 contact hours.
Wednesday Only attendance will receive .70 General CEUs for 7 contact hours.
Nursing: The University of Iowa College of Nursing is an Iowa Board of Nursing Approved Provider Number 1. Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Conference 2017 is approved for 6.3 contact hours on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 and 8.2 contact hours for Wednesday, November 15, 2017. The Heartland Center requires full-time attendance for CEU award.
Social Work: On October 5, 2005, the Iowa Board of Social Work Examiners changed the rules of social work CEUs. The Board no longer approves continuing education sponsors, and now directs its licenses to review the continuing education criteria established in the rules. Social work CEUs will be offered, but it is up to the participant to determine if this program is deemed appropriate for your profession. If you have questions, please contact the Iowa Board of Social Work Examiners.