Resources & Information

Resident Training Licensees

Is it okay to complete my license renewal online using a mobile device?

No, it is not recommended. Mobile devices are not supported at this time.


Is it okay to fill out a license application online using a mobile device?

No, it is not recommended. Mobile devices are not supported at this time.


Do I need to renew my RTL if I am applying for a full NC medical license?

Yes, unless the full license application is approved and a full license is issued BEFORE your RTL renewal date.


I am an RTL applying for a full license. Should I make my home address my NCMB mailing address?

Yes, it is recommended.


As a current RTL applying for a full license do I need to submit new fingerprint cards?

If the original fingerprint cards you submitted to the NCMB were sent in more than one year ago, you must submit new ones.  If you are filling out the full physician license application using FCVS, please reference the application checklist for items that FCVS will provide to NCMB.


How do I update my address info after my residency ends?

Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or send a fax to 919-326-1131. Please provide your full name.


RTLs do not have a license number. What should I do when asked to provide one?

The NCMB does not assign a license number to residents. When filling out forms that request a license number, leave the space blank, or use “RTL” to indicate that you hold a resident training license.