CE Requirements for Nurses in Pennsylvania

Requirements specific to Nurses in Pennsylvania

Required Courses: 1

  • RNs are required to complete 30 hours of CE for each license renewal period
  • APRNs are required to complete 30 hours of CE for each license renewal period.
    • 16 hours of this training must be in Pharmacology
  • All PA nurses must complete the Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting training for license renewal

Pennsylvania nursing licenses must be renewed either on April 30 or October 31 - check your license for details.

Nursing CE Courses for Nurses in Pennsylvania

Complete these courses towards your Pennsylvania nursing CE requirements.

Over 100 hours of CE for one low price
Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting (Pennsylvania) 3.0 contact hours Required Start Course
Substance Abuse and Addiction 5.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Bioterrorism 4.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Marijuana and CBD: Effective Treatment and Use 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Safe and Effective Prescription of Controlled Substances 4.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course

*Each professional is accountable for understanding his or her accrediting/licensing body’s standards and requirements. While we try to routinely update information on this page, we are not responsible for its accuracy and information is subject to change without notice.

You can learn more at Pennsylvania's Board of Nursing Website