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Prep for CNOR

Prep for CNOR Online Course and Live Event

Prep for CNOR

Research Shows That CNOR Nurses Have Greater Job Satisfaction

Whether you're a nurse interested in becoming CNOR certified, or a facility supporting your nurses by hosting a class, Prep for CNOR Live is the premier study course from AORN, authors of the Guidelines for Perioperative Practice, a primary reference for the exam.

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Who are these courses for?

Online and in-person courses are for RNs preparing for the CNOR® exam and RNs interested in reviewing current, evidence-based perioperative practices.

CNOR Accreditation Can Help Keep Your Patients Safe

Specialty nursing certification contributes to improved surgical patient outcomes in hospitals nationwide.

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Accreditation & Disclaimer

Association of perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN) is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AORN is provider-approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 13019. Check with your state board of nursing for acceptability of education sessions for re-licensure.

The Prep for CNOR Live program and Prep for CNOR Online program are designed strictly to be used as review and preparation for the CNOR® exam. CNOR® is a registered trademark of the Competency and Credentialing Institute (CCI). All rights reserved. CCI administers the CNOR® exam. Candidates for the CNOR® exam must meet the eligibility requirements as defined by CCI.