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Workshops

April 19 in San Diego, CA  Preparing Your Program for NLN CNEA Accreditation: Beginning the Journey​

Are you preparing your program for initial accreditation? Do you have questions about how to plan and organize your program’s goal of achieving accreditation? This all day session is designed for those nursing program administrators and faculty who are new to the accreditation process, and for those who are responsible for guiding a never-before accredited program through the initial accreditation process. Topics to be covered include applying NLN CNEA accreditation standards to your program; preparing faculty, staff and students to participate in the accreditation process; and approaches to organizing the program’s self-study. Learn more and register.


April 25 in Washington, DC –
The ABC's of Developing Program Systematic Evaluation Plans for NLN CNEA Accreditation

Interested in learning more about how to develop a systematic evaluation plan for your program? And how you can use the plan to help prepare your program for NLN CNEA accreditation? When focused on continuous quality improvement, the process of evaluating your nursing program and pursuing accreditation can be a rewarding experience for faculty and administrators. Join Dr. Judith Halstead, PhD, RN, ANEF, FAAN, executive director of the National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education Accreditation (CNEA), for a hands-on learning experience of how to create a systematic evaluation plan that is realistic, standards-driven, and helpful in preparing your nursing program to engage in the NLN CNEA accreditation experience. Special focus will be placed on the NLN CNEA standards, the evaluation process, and how to develop quality-focused program, faculty and student outcomes for nursing programs of all types. Learn more and register.


May 5 in Washington, DC – Achieving NLN CNEA Accreditation in Practical/Vocational Nursing Education

Are you preparing your practical/vocational nursing program for initial accreditation? Do you have questions about how to plan and organize your program’s goal of achieving accreditation? This all day session is designed for those nursing program administrators and faculty in practical/vocational nursing programs who are new to the accreditation process. Topics to be covered include applying NLN CNEA accreditation standards to your practical/vocational program; preparing faculty, staff and students to participate in the accreditation process; and approaches to organizing the program’s self-study. Space is limited so register early. Learn more and register.


August 24 in Washington, DC – Writing Your Program’s NLN CNEA Self-Study: Process and Outcomes

The collective process of writing a self-study provides program faculty with the opportunity to conduct a self-assessment of program strengths and areas for further development. This session will provide participants with strategies and tips that can be used to write a self-study that is focused on addressing the NLN CNEA Standards of Accreditation in an organized and concise manner. Emphasis will be placed on ways to describe program outcomes and continuous quality improvement efforts that are aligned with NLN CNEA accreditation standards. Space is limited, so register early. Learn more and register.


Pre-summit Workshops on September 14 in San Diego, CA

CNEA will offer The ABCs of Developing Program Systematic Evaluation Plans for NLN CNEA Accreditation and Preparing Your Program for NLN CNEA Accreditation: Beginning the Journey as pre-summit workshops on September 14. Registration for pre-summit workshops is coming soon.

Webinars


NLN CNEA Pre-accreditation Candidacy: An Overview of the Process
March 6, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
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NLN CNEA Accreditation: Focus on Systematic Evaluation Plans and Feedback Mechanisms
April 12, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
This webinar will provide a brief overview on the purpose of systematic evaluation plans (SEPs) in supporting program quality improvement and how to design feedback mechanisms that will foster the use of data in program decision-making.  NLN CNEA accreditation standards and quality indicators associated with systematic program evaluation will be briefly addressed. Learn more and register.


NLN CNEA Self-Study Reports: An Overview of the Process
April 21, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
This webinar provides viewers with an overview of the purpose of the self-study report and how to begin the process of writing your program’s self-study report for NLN CNEA accreditation. Learn more and register.


NLN CNEA: Preparing for an On-Site Program Evaluation Visit
May 17, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
This webinar is for programs that are planning to host an NLN CNEA on-campus program evaluation visit. Discussion will include the needed arrangements and logistical steps to take to organize and prepare your program for the on-campus visit. Learn more and register.


NLN CNEA Pre-accreditation Candidacy: An Overview of the Process
June 14, 2:00-3:00pm Eastern
Nursing programs interested in applying for pre-accreditation candidacy in 2017 are welcome to join us for a one-hour webinar on Wednesday, June 14 at 2pm Eastern time. NLN CNEA Executive Director Dr. Judith Halstead, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF will present the webinar. Learn more and register.


CNEA

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Preparing Your Program for NLN CNEA Accreditation: Beginning the Journey​ workshop offered April 19 and September 14 in San Diego
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Registration for September 14 pre-summit workshops coming soon


The ABCs of Developing Program Systematic Evaluation Plans for NLN CNEA Accreditation workshop offered April 25 and September 14
Learn more and register »
Registration for September 14 pre-summit workshops coming soon


Achieving NLN CNEA Accreditation in Practical/Vocational Nursing Education workshop offered May 5
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Writing Your Program’s NLN CNEA Self-Study: Process and Outcomes workshop offered August 24
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Upcoming Pre-accreditation Candidacy Deadlines

April 10, 2017
August 14, 2017

November 13, 2017**

** Updated deadline