Certification is a milestone of personal excellence on your professional journey. The National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition (NTI) is the place to learn all about certification, take prep courses, network with other certified nurses and celebrate your certification.
Certification Prep Courses – Preconferences
Sunday, May 20
NTI provides a great opportunity to take a comprehensive prep course. This year, certification prep courses are offered as one-day preconferences. Preconference attendees receive7.0 continuing nursing education contact hours (CEs), plus free access to the associated AACN On-Demand review course.
- PCCN/PCCN-K (On-Demand review course offers 13.0 CEs)
- CCRN/CCRN-E/CCRN-K Adult (On-Demand review course offers 19.2 CEs)
Certification Celebration Reception and Dinner
Tuesday, May 22, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. — Cash bar opens 5:30 p.m
Celebrate your achievement at our annual dinner exclusively for certified nurses who hold credentials from AACN Certification Corporation and its partners (CCRN, CCRN-E, CCRN-K, PCCN, PCCN-K, CNML, CMC, CSC, CCNS, ACCNS-AG, ACCNS-N, ACCNS-P, ACNPC, ACNPC-AG or ACNP-BC, and those who hold Alumnus, Retired or Inactive status).
The Certification Oasis provides current certificants and those interested in certification a comfortable place between sessions to enjoy conversation with colleagues. All are welcome to stop in and speak with AACN Certification Corporation representatives about our certification and renewal programs, and to participate in presentations offered in the Oasis.
Choosing a Graduate Program: CNS and NP
Monday, May 21, 12:15-1:15 p.m. and 1:45-2:45 p.m. in room 109; and Wednesday, May 23, 2:45-3:45 pm in room 204
Certification: What Is Holding You Back?
Tuesday, May 22, 11-11:30 a.m. in the Certification Oasis
Certification Exam Volunteers: How to Become One
Tuesday, May 22 and Wednesday, May 23, 1-1:30 p.m. in the Certification Oasis
Guided by Yes, Why Not: Certification Exam Success and Test-Taking Strategies
Monday, May 21, 4:45-5:45 p.m. in room 252