CE Requirements for Nurses in Virginia

Requirements specific to Nurses in Virginia

  • All Virginia nurses are required to complete 30 hours of CE to renew a license
  • APRNs must complete an additional 8 hours of Pharmacology training for a total of 38 hours of CE
    • 2 of these hours must relate to prescribing controlled substances

Virginia nursing licenses must be renewed before the last day of the licensee's birth month

For special pricing for Virginia RNs and LPNs please click here

For special pricing for Virginia APRNs please click here

Nursing CE Courses for Nurses in Virginia

Complete these courses towards your Virginia nursing CE requirements.

Over 100 hours of CE for one low price
Stroke Prevention, Thrombolytic Therapy, and Rehab

5.5 ANCC contact hours

2.0 AANP contact hours

1.5 Pharmacology hours

Recommended Start Course
Acute Myocardial Infarction

4.0 ANCC contact hours

1.4 AANP contact hours

0.75 Pharmacology hours

Recommended Start Course
Cardiovascular Health and Prescribing for the Diabetic Patient

1.5 ANCC contact hours

1.0 AANP contact hours

0.5 Pharmacology hours

Recommended Start Course
Domestic and Community Violence

3.0 ANCC contact hours

Recommended Start Course
Palliative Care

3.0 ANCC contact hours

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

2.0 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 Virginia's Board of Nursing Website