E-Learning for Nurses and the Nursing Community

Welcome to NCSBN’s Learning Extension. Our courses will empower your nursing journey whether through NCLEX® review courses or nursing continuing education on a wide array of practice topics for students, nurses, faculty and member boards.

No matter what kind of health care environment you work in, you’ll find practical solutions to the challenges you face, including..

  • Career development through NCLEX review courses and Transition to Practice
  • Nursing continuing education that sharpens your skills and critical thinking
  • Meaningful connections with working nurses, nursing students, faculty and nursing regulators
  • New developments in health care regulation that impact your work environment

Why choose the NCSBN Learning Extension?

The National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), with the help of many experts within the nursing community, created NCSBN Learning Extension in 1998 to help busy nursing students, nurses and nurse educators meet their educational goals.

Count on the organization that has reached over 600,000 learners around the world! As a non-for-profit, NCSBN uses all income from the Learning Extension to support programs that move your profession forward.

Ready to get started? These links will help you engage career-long learning:

We hope you enjoy learning with us and interacting with our community.


Who is NCSBN?

Our members include jurisdictional boards of nursing from around the world, including member boards in the 50 states, the District of Columbia and four U.S. territories. The membership also includes associate members and exam user members.

NCSBN provides education, service, and research through collaborative leadership to promote evidence-based regulatory excellence for patient safety and public protection.

Learn more about NCSBN's programs and services and regulatory nursing boards at ncsbn.org.