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Ohio Board of Nursing State CE Requirements

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CE Requirements for RNs:

Each person licensed as a registered nurse (RN) in Ohio must complete twenty-four (24) contact hours of continuing education during each licensure period. At least one (1) of the required contact hours must be related to Chapter 4723 of the Ohio nurse practice code and rules (Category A). The RN licensure period is two (2) years from September 1 of odd numbered years through August 31 of the following odd numbered year.

To be licensed by endorsement, an RN must complete two (2) contact hours of continuing education directly related to Chapter 4723, ORC and the rules of the Board (Category A).


CE Requirements for LPNs:

Each person licensed as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) in Ohio must complete twenty-four (24) contact hours of continuing education during each licensure period. At least one (1) of the required contact hours must be, related to Chapter 4723 of the Ohio nurse practice code and rules (Category A). The LPN licensure period is two (2) years from September 1 of even numbered years through August 31 of the following even numbered year.

To be licensed by endorsement, an LPN must complete two (2) contact hours of continuing education directly related to Chapter 4723, ORC and the rules of the Board (Category A).



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Continuing Education courses listed in this Ohio Board of Nursing Requirements category will help you to meet the requirements for RN relicensure in Ohio.

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