Continuing Education for Nurses in Nebraska

CE requirements for NE nurses (RN, LPN):

  • 20 contact hours every 2 years, with no more than 4 hours from CPR and BLS, and at least 10 hours must be peer reviewed.
  • Board accepts courses related to the scientific knowledge for the practice of nursing including basic and advanced courses in the physical, social, and behavioral sciences.
  • Board accepts Independent/self-study nursing courses that have been assigned contact hours.

CE Approvals: The Nebraska Board of Nursing accepts courses providers approved by other state boards of nursing. At Health is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CA BRN), Provider # CEP 15512.

View the course catalog at

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the NE continuing education regulations, go to

Page last modified or reviewed by on September 13, 2016