The National League for Nursing
& Community College of Allegheny County
NLN Preparation Course for Certification as a Nurse Educator
Community College of Allegheny County
October 26, 2012
Preparing for the Certified Nurse EducatorCM (CNE) Examination:
A one-day, intensive workshop Certification in any field is a mark of professionalism. For
academic nurse educators, it establishes nursing education as
a specialty area of practice and creates a means for faculty to
demonstrate their expertise in this role. Begin planning now to
take the Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) examination. Computer-based
exams are available all year at over 120 testing centers. For
more information on registering for the CNE exam, go to www.nln.org/FacultyCertification/index.htm
This workshop is an intensive, comprehensive review of the
major content areas of the test blueprint. It is designed to
help potential candidates assess their level of readiness and
identify practice domains where further study may be needed.
Discuss the implications of certification for nursing faculty.
Delineate the eligibility requirements, registration process and scheduling process for the CNE examination.
Analyze the detailed CNE test blueprint.
Describe the content of the CNE examination.
Determine additional resources available for certification preparation