ACPA Continuing Education Requirements ©
The Academy promotes that each year all members should complete annual continuing education in the area of
governmental and political learning. Here are the types of education and conferences that count for your
- Conferences - 16 hours or more of conference or seminar attendence at a convention or meeting where over 5
hours of lectures are being given.
- Speaking or Lecturing - If you are a public speaker, government official, military officer, professor, or
educational administrator or dean, then your speaking at events or training other professionals would
count. 1/2 day of speaking or lecturing would count for annual requirements.
- Professors - Teaching any course in politics, government or public policy at the college level or above
would count during the year.
- Take an approved course from the Academy.