Using NCC CE modules to maintain NCC certification is a convenient and affordable choice - but not required. NCC recognizes major nationally accrediting agencies, state boards of nursing, and health care organizations as CE providers. (for a full list of recognized accrediting organizations - click here)
The criteria for earning CE for NCC maintenance is
• CE must be accredited by an agency recognized by NCC.
• CE must be in the certification specialty.
Additional requirements for RNC & BC-NP certifications
• CE must be completed after the specialty assessment.
• CE must be in accordance with the education plan.
Below is a listing of organizations holding educational conferences in 2020. This is a partial listing and does not exclude other recognized CE opportunities.
Academy of Neonatal Nursing (ANN)
Spring 2020 National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurses Conference
Spring 2020 Low Risk Neonatal Nurses Conference
April 15-18, 2020 • Honolulu, Hawaii
Fall 2020 National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurses Conference
20th National Neonatal Nurses Conference
23rd National Mother Baby Nurses Conference
September 9-12, 2020 • Las Vegas, Nevada
Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
2020 Annual Convention
June 13-17, 2020 • Phoenix, Arizona
National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN)
36th Annual Educational Conference
October 10-13, 2020 • New Orleans, Louisiana
National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health (NPWH)
23rd Annual Premier Women's Healthcare Conference
October 15-18, 2020 • Anaheim, California
Remember to take the specialty assessment - before earning CE! - make sure any CE planned for NCC maintenance is appropriate for your education plan!