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CNA & LPN Renewal Application (ONLINE APPLICATION)
CNA Renewal Application (Lapsed/ Inactive)
CNA Endorsement Application
CNA Exam Application
LPN Renewal Application (Lapsed/ Inactive)
LPN Endorsement Application
RN Endorsement Application
RN Renewal Application
APRN Renewal Application
NCLEX Application

Renewal of Biennial Registration

Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, and Licensed Practical are required to renew their nursing registration every 2 years. Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants renew their registration on the even year and Registered Nurses and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses on the odd year. Registration license will expire on the last day of the applicant’s birth month.

Requirements for Renewal of Registration

Two of three competency requirements must be completed and approved by the Board for renewal. Those requirements must be earned in the previous biennium. They are as follows:

  • Fifteen Contact Hours of Continuing Education for RNs and LPN’s and thirty for APRN’s. The board recommends 1.5 contact hours must be related to the prevention of medication errors
  • Each Nurse is responsible for renewal of nursing registration even if a renewal application is not mailed to you from the board. CNA & LPN Renewal Online Applications.

  • Renewal Fee – Fees should be paid by U.S. Money Order or Certified Check.
  • Inactive Status – Nurses who are required to apply for inactive Registration Licenses must complete a hard copy renewal application on the day of their Birthday of the renewal year.