Upcoming Courses

  • Introduction to School Nursing: Registration closed, class currently running
    – 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, & 10/22
  • Suicide: Dimensions of Prevention and Intervention –  Limited seating, this class fills quickly!
    – November 17, 2016 : Click here for details & registration
    – January 23, 2017: Click here for details & registration

  • Pharmacotherapeutic Update for Prescribers
    – Tentative date of February 2, 2017
  • Foundation of Faith Community Nursing
    – Spring 2017
  • Introduction to School Nursing Spring Session
    – Spring/Summer 2017
  • STTI – PLU School of Nursing Faculty & Student Research
    – Spring 2017
  • Welcome to the Surgical Team – Intro to Perioperative Nursing
    – Summer 2017
  • RN Re-Entry Into Practice Skills Review Clinical Experience
    – Summer 2017
  • Keeping Kids in the Classroom
    – Summer 2017


Expanding your horizons

The Center for Continued Nursing Learning (CCNL) provides excellent continuing education for nurses and other interested health care professionals. We offer multiple programs which provide the opportunity to gain contact hours, clock hours, and academic credit.

Our professional and educational standards, our innovative responses to changing health care markets and our distinguished history of educating students for lives of service have earned the Pacific Lutheran University School of Nursing, and its Center for Continuing Nursing Learning, a reputation for excellence in the Pacific Northwest. We invite you to become a part of our tradition.

CCNL provides quality educational opportunities in the form of workshops, seminars, and short- and long-term courses which will enable registered nurses and other health professionals to increase their knowledge and skills and ultimately improve health care for society.

Course Registration

Provider Approval: Pacific Lutheran University School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Washington State Nurses Association Continuing Education Approval Recognition Program (CEARP), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Accreditation. The School of Nursing is approved as a provider of in-service education clock hours by Professional Education and Certification Division of the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI), Olympia, WA.