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Tell your Colleagues about NCC Preview Tests!
March 29, 2020
Do you have colleagues that have discussed certification, but have not yet taken the steps to make it happen? Give them some encouragement and tell them about NCC’s new preview tests! Specifically created for those contemplating certification, …more
CE modules are available for Golden Hour and Neonatal Imaging book chapters.
March 20, 2020
Continuing Education has been developed from the NCC publications Neonatal Imaging and Golden Hours: Care of the Very Low Birth Weight Neonate, 2nd Edition.You do not need to purchase a printed book to have access to these unique CE opportunities. Ea…more
Credentials can get complicated, are you displaying your achievements the correct way?
March 20, 2020
While the only credentials that must be displayed are the ones that are required by state or employment, specialty certifications are helpful to patients and peers. Credentials validate expertise and give tangible recognition of professional achievem…more
Certification should be celebrated year-round…Certification Awareness Kit are still available.
March 20, 2020
Generate certification awareness within your unit and institution. Share the increased confidence of having your skills and knowledge validated through certification. Help your peers join the community of NCC certified experts providing perinatal, ne…more
Take a NCC Pretest and Earn Free CE
February 24, 2020
The Pretest Program allows NCC to collect data on new questions and insure they are statistically and psychometrically sound prior to possible use on NCC certification examinations. Individuals certified by NCC earn free CE for their participation an…more
NCC Celebrates Certified Nurses Day - March 19, 2020
February 24, 2020
What is Certified Nurses’ Day? Certified Nurses Day is a national day to honor and recognize the important achievements of Certified Nurses. Certified Nurses Day is March 19, the birthday of Margretta ‘Gretta' Madden Styles, the renowned …more
Take a sneak peek at the new exams being developed by NCC!
February 23, 2020
NCC has new certifications and subspecialty certifications in various stages of development. We are very excited to announce these upcoming certification opportunities! If one of these specialties will enhance your practice, use this advanced notice …more
2019 Milestones -- Annual review of NCC activities
February 17, 2020
The annual review of NCC activities is below. The annual review identifies the milestones of the organization achieved in the past year and future plans.NCC has certified over 175,000 professionals since 1975. 16,306 new registrants signed up for an …more
Election Results for 2020 NCC Board of Directors and Officers
January 10, 2020
Chicago, IL – January, 2020 – The National Certification Corporation (NCC) is pleased to announce the outcome of the NCC Board of Directors and Officers election. Directors are elected by constituents through a slate approval process and …more
Last chance to take advantage of NCC’s “Second Chance FREE” exam promotion!
November 23, 2019
This offer will not be extended! NCC is offering Second Chance FREE exam promotion.Take advantage of this limited time promotion* to add another certification to your achievements.Share this opportunity! There are over 100,000 health care professiona…more