CE Requirements for Nurses in Iowa

Requirements specific to Nurses in Iowa

Required Courses: 1

  • All Iowa nurses are required to complete 36 hours of CE in order to renew their license
  • Iowa nurses must complete the Child and Dependent Adult Abuse Mandatory Reporting course every 5 years of practice
  • If you are a practitioner authorized to prescribe opioids, please click Nurse Practitioner above for a complete listing of CE requirements

Iowa licenses expire on the 15th day of the licensee's birth month

Nursing CE Courses for Nurses in Iowa

Complete these courses towards your Iowa nursing CE requirements.

Over 100 hours of CE for one low price
Iowa Mandatory Reporter: Child and Adult Dependent Abuse

2.0 ANCC contact hours

Required Start Course
Stroke Prevention, Thrombolytic Therapy, and Rehab

5.5 ANCC contact hours

2.0 AANP contact hours

1.5 Pharmacology hours

Recommended Start Course
A Nurse's Role in the American Opioid Epidemic

1.0 ANCC contact hours

Recommended Start Course
Medical Errors

5.0 ANCC contact hours

Recommended Start Course
Cultural Competency with Religious, Ethnic, and LGBTQ+ Considerations

2.0 ANCC contact hours

Recommended Start Course
Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace

2.0 ANCC contact hours

Recommended Start Course
Suicide and Suicide Prevention

6.0 ANCC contact hours

Recommended Start Course

*Each professional is accountable for understanding his or her accrediting/licensing body’s standards and requirements. While we try to routinely update information on this page, we are not responsible for its accuracy and information is subject to change without notice.

You can learn more at Iowa's Board of Nursing Website