Earning SFO Contact Hours, CPE Credits, & CAE Credits


Earn SFO recertification contact hours
at the Annual Conference & Expo, Executive Leadership Forum, Eagle Institute, and on ASBO Learn. To receive SFO contact hours, attendees must scan their badges or verify attendance (as outlined above based on the event) or meet the requirements for online learning opportunities, including answering the evaluation questions.



Earn CPE credits
at the Annual Conference & Expo, Executive Leadership Forum, Eagle Institute, and on ASBO Learn in fields of study including Personal Development; Finance, Auditing, Accounting (Governmental); Personnel/HR; Business Law; and Accounting. View all fields of study.


Annual Conference & Expo:
To receive CPE credit for CPE-eligible education sessions, attendees must scan their badge to verify attendance. We ask that you also complete the online session evaluations that are available via email. Attendees will have the option to print their certificates after attendance is verified.

Executive Leadership Forum: Attendees must confirm their attendance through the Attendee Service Center. They will also have the opportunity to evaluate sessions at that time. Attendees will have the option to print their certificates after attendance is verified.

Eagle Institute: Attendees do not need to scan their badges (ASBO will capture attendance records manually), but we ask that they complete the online session evaluations. Attendees will have the option to print their certificates after attendance is verified.

Webinars: To receive CPE credit for CPE-eligible webinars, attendees must be logged into the webinar for at least 50 minutes, enter their first and last name upon entering the webinar (must match first/last name on registration), and answer at least three of the five polling questions throughout the webinar. Registration and participation reports will be analyzed after the live webinar to confirm attendance, and engagement and certificates will be awarded only to participants who have complied with the above requirements.

Microlearning: Course participants must complete and score 100% on the two knowledge check questions after each micro module to earn .2 CPE credits.

All ASBO educational programming is offered at a basic program level and requires no program prerequisites or advance preparation unless otherwise noted. The instructional delivery method for all workshops, seminars, discussion groups, and deep dives is group live. The instructional delivery method for webinars is group Internet based.

Association of School Business Officials International is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its web site: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Earn CAE credential hours at the Strategic Governance Symposium, Executive Leadership Forum, and Eagle Institute. ASBO is a CAE-approved provider for the specified events and offers education that meets the CAE Commission’s standards for helping professionals earn or maintain the CAE credential. Each session that qualifies for CAE credit clearly identifies the number of credits granted for full participation, and ASBO will maintain records of your participation in accordance with CAE policies. For more information about the CAE credential or Approved Provider program, please visit www.whatiscae.org.


Complaint Resolution and Refund Policy
For more information regarding administrative policies, such as complaints and refunds, contact ASBO International by phone, 866.682.2729 x7080, by email, asboreq@asbointl.org, or by mail, 44790 Maynard Square, Suite 200 Ashburn, VA 20147.

ASBO International reserves the right to cancel an educational session due to low enrollment.