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NEW releases as well as our most popular open book CE!
June 9, 2024
CE from NCC is a convenient open book resource! Complete your CE module over time - at any time, with two attempts to pass. When passed your modules will be posted automatically to your NCC maintenance application. CE from NCC is an affordable resour…more
Spotlight on NCC's Inpatient Antepartum Nursing Certification - Magnet™ Approved!
June 9, 2024
The first national antepartum examination for nurses!Nationally accredited by the National Commission of Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and Magent™ Approved! Inpatient Antepartum Nursing (RNC-IAP) This core nursing certification is for nursing prof…more
Learn about upcoming changes to Magnet™ – ABSNC, NCCA and or ISO 17024 accreditation equals Magnet Approved!
June 9, 2024
In January 2022, the Magnet Recognition Program® stopped updating its “Magnet Approved List” and instead directs customers to use the accredited professional board certifications found on ABSNC, NCCA, and ISO 17024. Starting January 2…more
NCC’s Inpatient Antepartum Nursing Certification Achieves NCCA Accreditation!
June 9, 2024
Chicago, IL – June 2024 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce that their Inpatient Antepartum Nursing (RNC-IAP) certification has been accredited through December 31, 2028, by the National Commission of Cer…more
NCC offers the only OB and Antepartum national certifications available.
June 7, 2024
Learn more about these important certifications for perinatal nurses who provide care to hospitalized pregnant women. Earn your certification and demonstrate your advanced knowledge in caring for vulnerable expecting mothers! Inpatient Obstetric Nurs…more
NCC has Preview Tests to help assess certification readiness!
April 23, 2024
Are you contemplating an additional certification or have colleagues that have discussed certification, but have not yet taken the steps to make it happen? Check into NCC’s preview tests!Specifically created for those contemplating certificatio…more
Earn Free CE with NCC’s Pretest Program!
April 22, 2024
If you are certified by NCC you can earn FREE CE by participating in the Pretest Program. Pretesting 50 questions in your specialty will earn 1 hour CE! CE is earned by simply completing the pretest. This FREE program allows NCC to collect data on ne…more
NCC Recognizes Nurses Everywhere! Happy Nurses Week - May 6-12, 2024
April 22, 2024
The last few years have shown us the continued importance of nurses and other health care professionals. Whether at a hospital, clinic, home, long-term care facility, or patient transport, we depend on knowledgeable, skilled, and compassionate profes…more
Join 217,000 NCC CERTIFIED! Nationally accredited certifications and CE for all levels of perinatal care.
April 19, 2024
NCC certifications validate the specialty expertise of health care professionals caring for some of the most vulnerable patients in the health care system — expecting mothers, newborns, and critically ill neonates. Click on the certification to…more
Announcing the release of NCC’s publication - Neonatal Imaging, Second Edition
April 8, 2024
Chicago, IL – April, 2024 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the release of the Second Edition of Neonatal Imaging, ISBN 978-0-9890198-5-9. Written by Pediatric radiologists, this 7”x10”, 432…more