Categories exempt from the continuous medical education and professional development credit hours requirement:
- Physicians, pharmacists and others enrolled in training programs supervised by SCFHS.
- All health assistants who took the Health Assistant Course.
- Optical lab technicians.
- Health management technicians.
- Medical records technicians.
- Medical secretariat technicians.
- Medical devices and health monitoring technicians.
- Environmental technicians.
- Physicians and other non-practicing health categories.