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CEUs versus Clock Hours
The terms CEU and clock hour are not synonymous. One clock hour is literally 60 minutes engaged in the learning activity. A CEU is defined by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) as consisting of 10 clock hours.
CE credit is listed correctly in the following examples:
If you award 8 CE clock hours for an event, you cannot also award 8 CEUs. Rather, you should award 0.8 CEU. Similarly, 5 CEUs could not be awarded for a half-day event because 5 CEUs are equivalent to 50 clock hours.
Continuing education credit terms that are synonymous with clock hour include contact hour, CE credit and CE hour.
The preceding information is from NBCC