CE Requirements for Nurses in Virginia

Requirements specific to Nurses in Virginia

  • All Virginia nurses are required to complete 30 hours of CE to renew a license
  • APRNs must complete an additional 8 hours of Pharmacology training for a total of 38 hours of CE
    • 2 of these hours must relate to prescribing controlled substances

Virginia nursing licenses must be renewed before the last day of the licensee's birth month

Nursing CE Courses for Nurses in Virginia

Complete these courses towards your Virginia nursing CE requirements.

Over 100 hours of CE for one low price
Mental Health for Veterans 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Cardiovascular Health and Prescribing for the Diabetic Patient 1.5 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Stroke Prevention, Thrombolytic Therapy, and Rehab 5.5 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Nursing Evidence-Based Practice (free) 1.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Pain Management 5.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
A Nurse's Role in the American Opioid Epidemic (free) 1.0 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 Virginia's Board of Nursing Website