Online nursing CE courses that make a real difference!

Whatever nursing setting you practice in, your key to long-term growth is professional development. Increasing your professional nursing skills through nursing continuing education allows you to:

  • Work more competently and confidently.
  • Develop leadership skills for future career growth.
  • Provide the highest level of patient care!

NCSBN Learning Extension experts have identified skill and knowledge sets that empower nurses to establish and prolong their careers. Our nursing CE courses allow you to gain core competencies from renowned nursing experts. Most courses cost between $15 and $30 and continuing education credit ranges from 1.0 to 6.6 Contact Hours. Substance Use Disorder courses are FREE!

Continuing Education Course Highlights

Enjoy a wide range of Nursing CE courses

View the Catalog for additional details about each course.

MANAGING PATIENT OUTCOMES

Sharpening Critical Thinking Skills 
U.S. $30 | 3.6 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Medication Errors: Causes & Prevention
U.S. $30 | 4.0 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Patient Privacy
U.S. $30 | 5.4 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Documentation: A Critical Aspect of Client Care
U.S. $30 | 5.4 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

COMPASSIONATE CARE

Diversity: Building Cultural Competence 
U.S. $30 | 6.0 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

End-of-Life Care & Pain Management
U.S. $30 | 3.0 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription 

Professional Boundaries in Nursing 
U.S.$30 | 3.0 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

STANDARDS OF PRACTICE

Nurse Practice Acts & Jurisprudence Exams (18 available)
Participants: AR, IA, ID, GA-LPN, GA-RN, KY, MA, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NM, NV, OH, OR, RI, VA, WA, WV-PN and WV-RN 
U.S. $15 | 1.0 to 2.0 Contact Hours for NPA courses (n/a for Jurisprudence courses) | 3-week Subscription 

Ethics of Nursing Practice 
U.S. $30 | 4.8 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Righting a Wrong: Ethics & Professionalism in Nursing 
U.S. $30 | 3.0 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Professional Accountability & Legal Liability for Nurses
U.S. $30 | 4.6 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Disciplinary Actions: What Every Nurse Should Know
U.S. $30 | 4.8 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Journal of Nursing Regulation CE Articles (20+ articles)
U.S. $30 | 1.0 to 2.1 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

RELATIONSHIP WITH COLLEAGUES

Acclimation of International Nurses into U.S. Nursing Practice
U.S. $30 | 6.6 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Understanding Substance Use Disorder in Nursing
FREE! | 4.8 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

Nurse Manager Guidelines for Substance Use Disorder
FREE! | 3.6 Contact Hours | 3-week Subscription

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