Continuing Education

The New York State Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The New York State Nurses Association is accredited by the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training “IACET” and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

In order to receive CHs/CEUs, all participants are required to:

  • Attend the entire workshop
  • Complete all in-session program assignments 
  • Complete an evaluation form
  • Complete and return a post-program Survey Monkey® questionnaire and /or complete and return a post-program checklist, where applicable
  • NYSNA e-LeaRN instructions


NYSNA e-LeaRN for All Classes

Registration for all NYSNA classes and workshops will be on the new NYSNA e-LeaRN platform. Check out the website and sign up for April classes today! Read the instructions for how to create your e-LeaRN account.

PLEASE NOTE: while we are making the transition to our new system, you can still find links to our New York State-mandated Infection Control and Child Abuse courses here.

Calendar of Events

NYSNA offers educational programs in person and online - Please view the Calendar of Events for the complete list of offerings.

Roundtable Discussions

Join us for enriching and insightful Nursing Practice Roundtable discussions, designed exclusively for NYSNA nurses. These engaging sessions will provide a platform for nurses to gather and explore essential topics that directly impact their professional well-being and the quality of patient care.

Register HERE for the Nursing Practice Roundtable discussions and join us for an opportunity to enhance your nursing practice and contribute to your personal and professional growth.

NYSNA Workshops

NYSNA’s Nursing Education and Practice program offers workshops throughout the state for all members, with topics including:

  • Documentation: Knowing Your Rights and Responsibilities
  • Accountability in Your RN Practice
  • Understanding Your RN Practice in New York State
  • Violence In The Workplace: Nurse Leaders Organizing a Response and Action Plan
  • Substance Use Disorder: Occupational Hazard for Nurses

And many others. For a listing of upcoming Workshops, click HERE.

Please view the Calendar of Events for the complete list of offerings.

Standards of Practice and Certification Review Courses

Standards of Practice and Certification Review Workshops prepare professional registered nurses who are considering taking the ANCC certification examination in their specialty. Courses are FREE for NYSNA Members.

Please view the Calendar of Events for the complete list of offerings.

  • Click HERE for a list of current Standards of Practice and Certification Review Workshops.
NY State Mandated Courses

NYSNA’s e-LeaRN platform offers free access for NYSNA members to New York-mandated courses, including Infection Control Mandated Training and Child Abuse: Identification and Reporting.

 NYSNA Seminar at Sea 2024

NYSNA's Seminar at Sea provides nurses with a unique, relaxing learning environment. NYSNA Seminar at Sea 2024 will be a 7-Night Cruise to Greece and Turkey and will take place June 17 - 24, 2024. Participants of the 2024 program will be eligible to recieve 19 CH/1.9 CEUs.

See the informational flyer HERE. Learn more and register online HERE.