Online courses may be live or Home study. If a course is an interactive course, (allowing opportunity for interaction with presenter/host) it may be considered as a “live” continuing education hours. Home study education does not include a web-based, satellite transmitted or on-line instruction program that allows or requires the licensee to interact or communicate back and forth with the instructor during the presentation of the program. Home study education is independent study and requires a certificate of completion. No more than 12 hours of home study courses are allowed.