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 [NEW]
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!