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Nevada Board of Nursing License Renewal Requirements for Nurses

What are the state license renewal requirements for a nurse in Nevada?

For registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and advanced practice registered nurses in the state of Nevada, there are specific license renewal requirements that the Nevada Board of Nursing determines. These requirements include courses for RNs, LPNs, and APRNs.

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CE Requirements for Nursing Licenses

Every two years, the Nevada Nursing Board requires nurses to complete the following continuing education contact hours to comply with licensing requirements:

  • 30 contact hours for RN license renewal
  • 30 contact hours for LPN license renewal
  • 30 contact hours plus 15 contact hours directly related to nursing specialty for APRN license renewal

Mandated State Courses

To renew your Nevada nursing license, you will need to complete four contact hours of continuing education in the topics of:

Bioterrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Emergency Preparedness for Nevada Nurses

Cultural Competency Training

Additional APRN requirement:

2 hour Suicide Prevention course completed every 4 years.

2 hour Substance Use and Abuse course completed every renewal cycle.

License Expiration and Renewal

Registered Nurse Licenses:

Nevada RN licenses expire every two years on the nurse's birthday.

Licensed Practical Nurse Licenses:

Nevada LPN licenses expire every two years on the nurse's birthday.

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Licenses:

Nevada APRN licenses expire every two years on the nurse's birthday.

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Nevada nursing license renewal information as of September 2019.

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