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Developing a Quality Nursing Preceptorship Program

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Course Overview

Developing a Quality Nursing Preceptorship Program

Author: Brian Rogers

Two trends that affect staffing today are new graduates lacking clinical skills due to social distancing requirements as well as retired nurses returning to the workforce. Both trends point to the need for a quality nursing preceptorship program that will assist in the success of new hires. 

Course Outline

  1. Introduction 
  2. Assessment 
  3. Diagnosis 
  4. Planning 
  5. Implementation 
  6. Evaluation 
  7. References

Accreditation Statement

Nursing CE Central is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

In this course we will discuss how to develop a quality nursing preceptorship program. It will take the average learner 90 minutes to complete.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. List the attributes of a great preceptor. 
  2. Describe the components of a preceptor development program. 
  3. Define skills checklist inter-rater reliability. 
  4. Describe adult education learning styles. 

Target Audience

  • Registered Nurses (RN)
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN)
  • Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN/LVN)

Requirement for Completion

  1. Enrollment in the course by the learner
  2. Read and learn all course materials
  3. Complete the course evaluation
  4. Attest and testify learning of the course materials

Accreditations + Approvals

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) (P0614)
  • California Board of Registered Nursing (CEP 17418)
  • Kentucky Board of Nursing (7-0090)
  • Louisiana State Board of Nursing (58)
  • New York State Department of Education (IC 208)
  • Florida Board of Nursing (50-23983)

Conflict of Interest Statement

Nursing CE Central nor any of the authors, planners, content experts or any contributors have a commercial interest nor were influenced by commercial interests in the creation of this course, financially or otherwise.

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Course created on: May 13, 2021

Course Expires on: May 13, 2024

Course Offering: #60