Upcoming Courses


Pharmacotherapeutic Update for Prescribers (Includes Lunch)
— February 3, 2017: Click here for details & registration


Suicide: Dimensions of Prevention and Intervention –  This class fills quickly!
 — Just Added! Limited seating.
March 2, 2017: Click here for details & registration
April 20, 2017: Click here for details & registration


Foundation of Faith Community Nursing – New Format!
— March 9 & 10, May 19, 2017: Click here for details & registration


STTI-PLU School of Nursing, Student and Faculty Research Day
— May 5


Introduction to School Nursing: approved by the Professional Educator Standards Board
— July 11 -14, 2017 – Click here for details and registration
— For School Nurse Details visit: http://www.k12.wa.us/certification/ESA/Initial.aspx


Keeping Kids in the Classroom
— Tentative dates July 20 & 21, 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 by the Washington State Nurses Association of Continuing Nursing Education (A-CNE) an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Also 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.