Gain practical, hands-on skills and confidence in a program with 56 classroom hours
and 104 clinical hours (includes orientation). Ideal for registered nurses working
in non-hospital settings, nurses returning to the workforce, or nurses who want to
further their education in the most current medical practices. To take the class, you must complete the online RN Refresher Questionnaire.
RN Refresher badge earners are US registered nurses out of clinical practice for five
or more years or nurses seeking to renew or obtain an Illinois state license. Participants
validate the proper care for medically diverse patient issues.
- Achieve 100% on the Math for Medications written quiz
- Participate in Mandatory Skills Day
- Successfully complete oral medication pass exercise
- Demonstrate placement of IV lines and blood administration, and wound care
- Demonstrate proper nursing documentation in a hospital setting
Restart your career as a registered nurse in this refresher course. The first part
of this unique program utilizes a blended approach to help you hone your critical
thinking skills as you become familiar with the most current trends in nursing care.
During the second part of the course, the Nursing Field Experience provides the opportunity
to put theory into practice in a clinical setting. If you have been licensed in the
US and desire to return to a patient care setting, this course is for you. Twenty
CEs are awarded for RN license renewal in Illinois.
OR if you are preparing to take the NCLEX nursing licensing exam, register for:
|LNU8101 RN Refresher Theory and Skills Review|
This course is the classroom portion of the RN Refresher course (LNU8100). Students
in this section do not participate in the Nursing Field Experience. Designed for foreign
trained nurses who are preparing to take the NCLEX exam. The blended format of this
course will help you become familiar with the most current trends in nursing care
and the Nurse Practice Act in Illinois. As a student at Harper College, you will also
have access to all of the nursing resources at the college to help you prepare for
the licensing exam. Students purchase skills kit and course materials.
CPE RN Refresher Event CTA
Some CPE courses may be eligible for grants and scholarships on a limited basis. We encourage you to apply for funding to learn more about options
that may be available to you. To apply, please complete the Scholarship Application form.
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