CE Requirements for Nurses in Washington

Requirements specific to Nurses in Washington

Required Courses: 1

  • All Washington nurses are required to complete 45 hours of CE in order to renew a license
  • All Washington nurses are required to complete a Suicide and Suicide Prevention Course
  • APRNs must complete 15 hours of Pharmacology training, which may count towards the 45 hour requirement

Washington nursing licenses expire every three years on the licensee's birth date


Nursing CE Courses for Nurses in Washington

Complete these courses towards your Washington nursing CE requirements.

Over 100 hours of CE for one low price
Suicide and Suicide Prevention 6.0 contact hours Required Start Course
Alzheimer's Disease: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Research 3.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
HIPAA Compliance 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
The Nurse's Role in Procedural Sedation 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
A Nurse's Role in the American Opioid Epidemic (free) 1.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Marijuana and CBD: Effective Treatment and Use 2.0 contact hours Recommended Start Course
Introduction to Pharmacology 3.0 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 Washington's Board of Nursing Website