Continuing Education

AORN can help you keep up with the latest perioperative practices you need to maintain your license or certification requirement. Earn contact hours through pre-recorded webinars, tool kits, AORN Journal CE articles, and face-to-face programs.

Prep for CNOR

Now You Can Choose a Format that Works Best for You

Whether you choose our online course, face-to-face program, or a blended approach, Prep for CNOR will provide:

  • Test-Taking Strategies
  • Review of CNOR® Exam Subject Areas
  •  Access to the AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice, the primary reference of the CNOR® Exam


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Accreditation Statement and Trademark Notice

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AORN Journal CE Articles

Whether you're preparing for recertification, renewing your license, or just want to stay current, the AORN Journal Continuing Education (CE)...

Webinars

Make your training resources go further and support your team’s professional development with AORN’s mobile-friendly webinars. Receive CEs, incorpo...

Online Courses

AORN created online modules that are designed to educate perioperative nurses on a variety of topics that go beyond the perioperative standards of ...

CEs Included in AORN Membership

Whether you're looking to stay current on the latest practices or maintain a license or certification requirement, AORN is your one-stop shop for C...

Manage My CEs

Manage your AORN membership as well as your continuing education plan at MyAORN. Log in and view your recent contact hours, access online education...

CE Approval Process

Continuing education activities for registered nurses (RNs) may be submitted for approval of contact hours via the AORN Approval Unit. The AORN App...