Continuing Education Credits

CE Credit Eligibility  

Only the following registration categories are eligible to obtain continuing education credits:

  • Attendee (Full/Daily)
  • Business Firm Non-Exhibitor (Full/Daily)
  • Exhibitor (Full/Daily Education/Tradeshow)

LeadingAge will verify session attendance and email Certificates of Attendance to all eligible registrants within 30 days of the Annual Meeting. LeadingAge has requested pre-approval from the following continuing education (CE) providers; a list of sessions eligible for credit will be posted upon approval.

HR and fundraising professionals: LeadingAge is no longer able to secure pre-approval for HRCI and CFRE certification; you have the option to self-report credit hours to your credentialing organization using the Certificate of Attendance you receive after the conference.

To obtain a Certificate of Attendance, you must complete the CE section of your registration form and record your session attendance onsite.



LeadingAge is a registered provider of continuing education programs under the American Institute of Architects/Continuing Education System (AIA/CES). Sessions in the Senior Living Design track have been approved for continuing education learning units.

AIA members: To ensure your session attendance is reported to AIA, you must provide your 8-digit member ID on the CE section of your registration form.


Finance Professionals

LeadingAge is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits have been granted based on a 50-minute hour. Maximum CPA Credits Available: 18.0; Delivery Method: Group Live; Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge; Knowledge Level: Intermediate. There are no prerequisites or advance preparation required unless noted in the session description.


Nursing Professionals

This activity has been submitted to the Maryland Nurses Association for approval toward contact hours. The Maryland Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is jointly provided by Howard Community College and LeadingAge.

MNA Approved Sessions

Nurse Evaluation Packet


Nursing Home and Assisted Living Administrators

This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 279 clock hours and 17.50 participant hours.

Florida administrators: To ensure your session attendance is reported to CE Broker, you must provide your 4-digit FL license number on your registration form.

California administrators: LeadingAge is no longer able to secure pre-approval for CA-RCFEs; no self-reporting option is available at this time.


Social Workers

A selection of education sessions has been approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886635060-7379) for 12 continuing education contact hours.

NASW Approved Sessions

Obtaining a Certificate of Attendance/CEs

  • Complete the CE section of the registration form—refer to the Registration Categories page for CE eligible categories.
  • Download the list of CE approved sessions provided on this page.
  • Record the time you arrive AND leave sessions—partial attendance cannot be reported if you arrive late/leave early.
  • Evaluate sessions you attend using the conference mobile app.

LeadingAge will email certificates within 30 days of the Annual Meeting.