Online Courses

AORN created online modules that are designed to educate perioperative nurses on a variety of topics that go beyond the perioperative standards of Periop 101, Periop Mastery Program and Prep for CNOR. Further your education online with topics that are essential to promoting safety and optimal outcomes for patients undergoing operative and other invasive procedures.

ASC Courses

ASC Administrator Skills Course - Online

Running a successful Ambulatory Surgery Center requires an executive mindset to lead both quality improvement and cost-reduction initiatives, while also staying on top of challenging day-to-day operations.

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ASC Infection Prevention Course

Prepare for the first certification designed specifically for the Infection Preventionist in the ASC setting–the Certified Ambulatory Infection Preventionist (CAIP)™ exam–and stay up-to-date on new IP developments and techniques.

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Preoperative Care in the ASC

Preoperative nursing care in the ambulatory center (ASC) is an important aspect of the patient’s ambulatory care experience. Preoperative assessmen...

Postoperative Care in the ASC

Postoperative care in the ASC setting includes the same phases of care provided in an inpatient postanesthesia care unit (PACU). The American Socie...

Safe Administration of Moderate Sedation

Strengthen your skills in the safe administration of moderate sedation, particularly under unique cases of ...

Standalone Courses

Onboarding

This course consists of two educational modules, which will assess the registered nurse's knowledge of the Guidelines and medication safet...

Introduction to the PNDS

Familiarize nurses and other health care personnel with the Perioperative Nursing Data Set (PNDS), a standardized nursing language that will support evidence-based perioperative nursing practice.

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Individual Modules

AORN offers individual educational modules on perioperative topics promoting safety and optimal outcomes for patients undergoing operative and other invasive procedures. Use these modules as a set or as separate educational tools depending on your needs.

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