California Nursing Continuing Education FAQ


Is Nursing CE Central California BRN Approved?

Yes. We are an approved provider of continuing education per the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP 17418.

Do you have continuing education for RNs and LVNs?

Yes, we have something for everyone. Check out or course library for more information.

Our 30 contact hour course is appropriate for both RNs and LVNs.

How much continuing education do I need to renew my nursing license?

In California the requirement is the same for RNs and LVNs- 30 contact hours of continuing education prior to license renewal.

You can complete all 30 hours in one course with Nursing CE Central – The 2020 Comprehensive Nursing Update. This course is included with your membership.

Is the 30 contact hour course included with membership?

Yes- the “2020 Comprehensive Nursing Update” course is included with California membership. This course allows you to easily complete all of your required CE in one course.


You can sign up by clicking here. 


Will I have access to all courses after signing up?


We believe in simplicity and value. One price grants access to all courses for one year.

What is your refund policy?

We want to make sure you are satisfied with your purchase. We have a 30-day money back guarantee. So long as you have not completed any courses and received certificates, we will refund 100% of your purchase.

All refund requests will be processed within five (5) business days.

Courses and Certificates

Are the courses timed?

No. The number of contact hours is calculated based upon an average learner. It may require more or less time from you. We do not track the amount of time you spend in a course or on the website.

Is a test required for certificates?

No, there are no tests. You simply read the material and certify that you have read and learned the material. Once this is complete your certificate is available immediately.

How do I complete a course and recieve my certificate?

Great question. We’ve made it easy for you – check out our short video on how to complete courses here.

What happens if I lose my certificate?

Don’t worry – we keep your certificates on file for 5 years. We always recommend that you save your certificates, but we can retrieve them at any time for you.


What are the terms of service for use of Nursing CE Central?

Our full terms of service be found here.

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