These online programs contain multiple courses that capture meaningful opportunities for learning. Continuing nursing education (CNE) units are awarded for each package. Almost all of the courses inside each program can be bought individually, if you wish to purchase the entire program select the program title and you'll be taken to the program's store page.

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This program examines key ethical issues, terms, concepts, and ideas that can become an everyday part of nursing practice. It includes a pre- and post-assessment and 13 additional courses containing 22 ethical case studies. Each course is available to purchase individually. They can be found here:

CNE Awarded: 39.4

Healthcare Leadership Program

In order to ensure quality patient care in today’s healthcare environment, nurse leaders are expected to exhibit a broad range of leadership skills necessary to keep job satisfaction and productivity levels high and turnover rates low. The program contains a pre- and post-assessment. Each course is available to purchase individually. They can be found here:

CNE Awarded: 52.2

Nurse Manager Certificate Program

The Nurse Manager Certificate Program is a robust Web-based educational tool using the latest evidence based content. It is designed to develop nursing management competencies necessary to function in today's fast paced and ever changing health care environment. 

Each course is mapped to QSEN competencies and the AONE Nurse Manager Competencies and contains didactic content and learner activities designed to involve and engage the learner. Continuing nursing education contact hours are awarded for successful completion of each course. When all of the courses in the program and the post-assessment have been completed, the learner will receive a certificate of completion. Each course is available for individual purchase and can be found here:

CNE Awarded: 85.0

Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Program

In this course, you learn the necessary knowledge and resources to develop a clinical knowledge base when caring for patients of sexual violence. The 14 modules which comprise this program follow the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) Educational Guidelines for didactic course work in Adolescent/Adult SANE and features subject matter experts from around the United States.

In accordance with the IAFN guidelines, participants have 12 weeks to complete the program. This course satisfies the IAFN requirement for 40 hours of didactic coursework as one component of completing the SANE-A certification. Start the journey to your certification today!

CNE Awarded: 40.8

Return to Nursing

This refresher program was designed for nurses who have been out of the nursing workforce but want to return to practice. This program consists of seven courses, satisfying the didactic educational requirements in many states, which may be required before returning to a nursing role. Also, Return to Nursing is mapped to the NCLEX-RN test plan as well as QSEN core competencies, and it features interactive knowledge checks and scenarios allowing learners to practice applying their new knowledge.  

This program includes these seven courses:

CNE Awarded: 54.2

Surviving Your First Years as a Nurse Program

This newly revised program offers new courses and updated content to cover issues relevant to today's nurse. It serves as a guide with practical tips and techniques which are not normally taught in nursing school. It focuses on successfully making the transition from student to professional nurse, minimizing legal risks, managing relationships, using social media in healthcare, and other aspects of nursing which occur at and away from the bedside. Each course is also available individually. The courses are: 

CNE Awarded: 29.9

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.