District of Columbia Nursing CEU Requirements
DC Nursing License Renewal Continuing Education
District of Columbia State-Mandated Courses
HIV/AIDS Education for Washington, DC, Nurses
REQUIRED FOR WASHINGTON, DC, Nurses Fulfills the requirement for 3 contact hours of continuing education on HIV/AIDS.
LGBTQ Cultural Competence Training for Washington, DC
DC-REQUIRED TRAINING Learn about effective and respectful care of LGBTQ patients, including health risk factors and clinical implications, best practices regarding patient information, communication, and legal issues.
District of Columbia License Renewal Information
Nursing CEU Requirements
All health professionals, licensed, registered, or certified by a health professional board, will need two credits of CE pertinent to cultural competency or specialized clinical training that focuses on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning (LGBTQ) patients.
The District of Columbia Board of Nursing requires RNs and APRNs to complete 24 hours of continuing nursing education (CNE) every two years for relicensure. LPNs are required to complete 18 hours of continuing nursing education.
- RN and APRN license renewals are June 30 of even-numbered years.
- LPN license renewals are June 30 of odd-numbered years
Updated: November 2019, for details, always refer to the DC Board of Nursing