Maine Revised Statutes

§2284. Foreign-trained applicants

Foreign-trained applicants are subject to the provisions of this section. [1997, c. 294, §11 (RPR).]

1. Approval.  Applicants must receive approval for their educational programs, supervised fieldwork and English language proficiency, based on standards set by NBCOT.
[ 1997, c. 294, §11 (NEW) .]
2. Character references.  Applicants must submit 2 completed character reference forms acceptable to the board.
[ 1997, c. 294, §11 (NEW) .]
3. Examination.  Applicants for licensure as occupational therapists or occupational therapy assistants must pass an examination as provided for in section 2280-A.
[ 1997, c. 294, §11 (NEW) .]
4. Certification.  Applicants, except those applying within 3 months of having taken the certification examination who have their examination scores sent directly to the board, must submit a verification of certification form, provided by either the board or NBCOT. All forms must be completed and signed by NBCOT.
[ 1997, c. 294, §11 (NEW) .]
5. Fee.  Applicants must pay the application and license fees as set under section 2285.
[ 2007, c. 402, Pt. L, §9 (AMD) .]
6. Temporary license.  Foreign-trained applicants must receive approval to sit for the examination from NBCOT in order to be eligible for a temporary license.
[ 1997, c. 294, §11 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1983, c. 746, §2 (NEW). 1997, c. 294, §11 (RPR). 2007, c. 402, Pt. L, §9 (AMD).