Here you will find the answers to all of your questions about Nursing CE Central and California license renewal.

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Please contact us with any questions regarding our continuing education or California license renewal.


Does California accept continuing education from Nursing CE Central?


The California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) and BVNPT accept continuing education from Nursing CE Central for purposes of license renewal.

Can I use your continuing education for license renewal in California?

Yes, continuing education provided by Nursing CE Central is acceptable for license renewal by the California BRN and BVNPT.

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.

For more information visit CE requirements page.


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.

Where can I view my certificates?

They will be stored in your profile. You can access this by hovering over your username on the top right of the screen.


I've lost my username and/or password.

You may enter your email as your username.

If you forgot your password, click the “forgot password” link.

If these don’t work, email us- we keep a master list and can quickly get you into your account.

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

Our full terms of service be found here.

Please feel free to contact us here with any questions. We are glad you chose us for your continuing education needs and are here to help!