Each recertification cycle will be a five year period. The certification period begins on the day the CNE received his/her official passing test score and ends on the last day of the quarter in which he/she tested. An expiration date is located on each CNE certificate.
Submit application - includes updated demographic information & verification of meeting requirements of practice and ethics.
Select option to demonstrate competence
Option A - Credit requirements
Option B - Pass CNE exam
Do not send supporting documentation with recertification application & activity form.
Keep in your files & send if requested.
All recertification activities submitted for renewal credit are subject to review and approval by the ANECP.
Credit may be denied by the ANECP.
It is the responsibility of the CNE to maintain certification; reminder will be sent.
Each year, the NLN Certification Program will select a percentage of certificants randomly for a recertification audit.