Illinois nurses (APN, RN, LPN) are required to earn the following continuing education (CE) credits.
LPN – 20 hours every 2 years
RN – 20 hours every 2 years
APN – 50 hours every 2 years
CE courses must advance professional skills and be applicable to practice area
State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the Illinois continuing education regulations, go to http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/068/06801300sections.html
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