Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing Requirements

CE: 30 hours of continuing education are due every two years from October 1st through September 30th of even years.  Continuing education must be approved by the board. Licensed dietitian-nutritionists are regulated under the PA Board of Nursing.

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2015, all persons applying for issuance of an initial license shall be required to complete 3 hours of DPW-approved training in child abuse recognition and reporting requirements as a condition of licensure.
Additionally, EFFECTIVE WITH THE FIRST LICENSE RENEWAL AFTER JANUARY 1, 2015, all health-related licensees and funeral directors applying for the renewal of a license issued by the Board shall be required to complete at least 2 hours of Board-approved continuing education in child abuse recognition and reporting requirements as a condition of renewal.

For more information visit: The Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing