$350 – $400

Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation

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Advocate Health Care

Highland Landmark II

3025 Highland Parkway

Downers Grove, IL 60515

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Target Audience

  • Registered nurses preparing for certification in Nursing Professional Development

  • RNs new to the NPD role

  • RNs desiring additional education in the NPD processes

Program Outcome

This program is intended to enable the learner to successfully complete the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) generalist examination in nursing professional development. This course also enables novice NPD practitioners to develop foundational knowledge for the specialty practice.

Instructed by Kari L. Schmidt, MS, RN-BC, ACC

Kari has extensive experience in nursing professional development and adult education. She received her Master of Science in Administrative Leadership and Supervision in Adult Education from the University of Wisconsin, and is certified in Nursing Professional Development. Kari has facilitated the ANPD Certification Preparation Course for over twenty years, and shares that she is committed to the advancement of the nursing professional development specialty. Kari has published numerous articles on various professional development and adult education topics. She serves co-editor of the Journal for Nurses in Professional Development; is CEO and trainer for her own consulting firm, Training for Impact; and served as vice president and is past president of the Association for Nursing Professional Development. She is co-contributor for two editions of the ANPD Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation Study Guide. Kari has served as section editor for three editions of the ANPD Core Curriculum for Nursing Professional Development. She is also a mentor for the ANPD Leadership Academy. Kari is a certified coach through the International Coach Federation. She received the ANPD award “Excellence in Educational Design,” and the prestigious ANPD Belinda E. Puetz award.

Continuing Nursing Education – 16 Contact Hours

Association for Nursing Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Course Completion

Attendance at each full day required to receive contact hours. Partial credit may be awarded for each day. Notify the instructor if partial credit is needed.

Completion of the online course evaluation is required.

Conflict of Interest

No faculty or planners have a conflict of interest with the development or implementation of this course.

Pre- and Post-test Information

Earn up to two (2) additional contact hours by taking the NPD Cert Prep Course Pre- and/or Post-test in the ANPD Professional Development Center. Each test, which contains 60 questions, awards one (1) contact hour. Measure your progress made during the course by comparing your pre-test score with your post-test score. In addition, you can see which domains should be areas of focus when preparing for the certification exam. Instructions to access the Pre- and Post-test will be provided to attendees two (2) weeks in advance of the course.

This is a two-day event.

LUNCH AND SNACKS WILL BE PROVIDED


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Who do I contact with any questions?

Please contact:

Colleen Leake at 630.929.5619 - colleen.leake@advocatehealthcare.com

Bonnie Satinover at 847.723.5014 – bonnie.satinover@advocatehealthcare.com


What's the refund policy?

If cancelled before 3/8/18 a full refund will given. If after 3/8/18, you will receive your refund less a $75.00 processing fee.

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Highland Landmark II

3025 Highland Parkway

Downers Grove, IL 60515

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