Georgia Board of Nursing License Renewal Requirements for Nurses
What are the state license renewal requirements for a nurse in Georgia?
For registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and advanced practice registered nurses in the state of Georgia, there are specific license renewal requirements that the Georgia Board of Nursing determines. These requirements include courses for RNs, LPNs and APRNs.
We report course completions electronically to CE Broker every 24 hours for Georgia licensees.
- Georgia Board of Nursing License Renewal - CE Broker Reporting
- For detailed nursing license renewal information and latest updates, please always refer to the Georgia State Board of Nursing
Nursing License CE Requirements
CE Requirements for Nursing Licenses
Every two years, the Georgia Nursing Board requires nurses to complete the following continuing education contact hours to comply with licensing requirements:
- 30 contact hours for RN license renewal
- 20 contact hours for LPN license renewal
- 30 contact hours for APRN license renewal
License Expiration and Renewal
Registered Nurse Licenses:
Georgia RN licenses renew on January 31 of even- and odd-numbered years depending on the issue date.
Licensed Practical Nurse Licenses:
Georgia LPN licenses renew on March 31 of odd-numbered years.
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Licenses:
Georgia APRN licenses renew on January 31 of even- and odd-numbered years depending on the issue date.
About Wild Iris Medical Education
Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Provider #P0314.
Georgia nursing license renewal information as of September 2019.
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