201 KAR 28:180. Temporary permits.
TO: KRS 319A.100
AUTHORITY: KRS 319A.070(1), (3)(a)
FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 319A.070(3)(a) authorizes the board to promulgate
administrative regulations and administer the provisions of KRS Chapter 319A. KRS
319A.100 authorizes the board to issue a temporary permit to certain applicants
for licensure. This administrative regulation sets forth the requirements for
obtaining and practicing under a temporary permit.
1. The applicant for a temporary permit shall submit the following items to the
board for temporary permit consideration:
A completed application form for licensure as an occupational therapist as required
by 201 KAR 28:060 or submit a completed application form for licensure as an
occupational therapy assistant as required by 201 KAR 28:060;
An official verification of the completion of educational requirements and
fieldwork requirements from an educational program accredited by ACOTE or its
A completed Supervision Temporary Permit Form from a licensed occupational
therapist who is currently in good standing with the board, indicating that the
licensed occupational therapist shall assume responsibility for the supervision
of the temporary permit applicant in accordance with the requirements of 201
KAR 28:130, Section 6;
An official NBCOT Authorization to Test Form or its equivalent and evidence
that an official NBCOT Score Transfer Report was requested to be sent to the
Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy; and
The appropriate fee for licensure as required by 201 KAR 28:110.
2. A temporary permit holder who is working towards becoming licensed as an
occupational therapist or occupational therapy assistant who has been
unsuccessful in passing the NBCOT or equivalent certification examination for a
second time shall have the temporary permit revoked by the board.
3. Upon successful completion of the certification examination, a temporary
permit holder shall be licensed by the board.
4. Incorporation by Reference. (1) "Supervision Temporary Permit
Form", February 2015, is incorporated by reference.
This material may be inspected, copied, or obtained, subject to applicable
copyright law, at Kentucky Board of Licensure for Occupational Therapy, 911
Leawood Drive, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30
Ky.R. 130; Am. 855; eff. 10-15-2003; 41 Ky.R. 1438; 2081; eff. 5-1-2015.)