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Kentucky RN License Renewal CE Package
Nursing CE Central is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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How It Works
Easy is our motto. Once you enroll you will have access to all of our courses.
with Nursing CE Central and receive access to all courses
through your course
the course with 1 click
your certificate instantly via email
Enroll and receive access to all of our courses, including our 30 contact hour course.
Does Kentucky accept continuing education from Nursing CE central?
Yes, the Kentucky Board of Nursing accepts continuing education from Nursing CE Central for purposes of license renewal.
Can I use your continuing education for license renewal in Kentucky?
Yes, continuing education provided by Nursing CE Central is acceptable to satisfy the renewal requirements for the Kentucky Board of Nursing.
What are the continuing education requirements for RNs in Kentucky?
Registered Nurses and LPN are required to complete 14 contact hours of continuing education each year prior to license renewal OR
- 7 contact hours of continuing education PLUS a satisfactory nursing employment evaluation that covers at least six months of the earning period (most common for practicing nurses)
- A national certification or recertification in the same role as the nurse is currently practicing.
- Completion of a nursing research project.
- Publication of a nursing or nursing-related article
- Participation as a preceptor to a student nurse or new employee for purposes of orientation for at least 120 hours.Certain college courses may satisfy the CE requirement if they are beyond the prelicensure curriculum.
Domestic violence 3 contact hours must be taken within three years of obtaining Ky license. If you graduated in Ky after 1998 this was included in your curriculum *(We do not offer this course).
Pediatric abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome) five contact hours must be taken within three years of obtaining Ky license. If you graduated in Ky after 2011 this was included. *(We do not offer this course)
APRN must also obtain five hours of pharmacology (may be used toward other required hours). APRN may use national certification to satisfy 14 contact hours under most circumstances.
How do I complete a course?
Once you enroll you will have access to all courses. To complete a course you read and learn the course materials, then testify that you have done so by clicking a button. Once this is complete your certificate will be issued.
Are tests required?
No. The North Carolina Board of Nursing does not require that tests be taken in order to issue certificates. We do not feel that tests are an efficient use of nurses’ time. Therefore, we do not require tests. You simply need to read the material and certify you have learned the material with one click.
How do I access my certificates once a course is completed?
Your certificate will be instantly emailed to you once you complete a course. Additionally, it is available online for you to access at any time. We keep a record of your certificates for five years.
Are the courses timed?
No. Users may complete the courses at their own pace. Nursing CE Central does not monitor your time spent in courses.
What is your refund policy?
Nursing CE Central is happy to offer you a refund if the courses do not meet your state licensing requirements.
What are nurses saying about NCC?
Logical and Flows Easily
"The comprehensive nursing update certainly meets the needs of all areas of nursing and spans the age brackets of nurses. The writing is well-done, the organization flows easily and is logical. It is written in such a way that nurses can understand what they're reading. Overall the courses are very user-friendly."
I Would refer a Friend
"I appreciated the ease of use of the website. It was very helpful and I would refer a friend."
"Thank you for creating an easy to follow, user-friendly program."
Easy to use
"This was my first online CEU experience, and it was very easy get my courses and certificates."
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Stacy, RN San Diego
Overall course ratings: 4.72/5 stars
98% of nurses would recommend NCC to a fellow nurse
Compare Our Value
We know how hard you work. Your time and money are valuable.
Our goal at Nursing CE Central is simple: give nurses the high-quality, continuing education you need in an easy-to-use format. Through our platform, you can attain the continuing education you need whenever you want it, wherever you want it. Instead of putting you to sleep with boring material, we aim to arm you with the knowledge you need.
We know what nurses need in an educational provider
Nurses are skilled at navigating virtually any challenge in the hospital or doctor’s office – so why is it still so difficult to navigate the world of nursing continuing education?
As nurses ourselves, we know your frustrations firsthand. We have experienced the hidden fees, outdated systems, and confusing interfaces. So we made a better way. Our model lives up to the same high standards that you set for your own work. We offer easy to access certificates rooted in quality education.
Join thousands of satisfied nurses in Kentucky
We are proud to be doing business in the great state of Kentucky – home to some of the most passionate and engaged nurses in the country. Kentucky is special to us – and we are committed to providing the best continuing education content in the easiest to use platform. That’s the Nursing CE Central pledge.