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Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation

This ​two ​day ​course ​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. ​ 

 

Course ​provided ​by ​the ​Association ​for ​Nursing ​Professional ​Development ​(ANPD), ​joint ​provided ​by ​Seattle ​Children's, ​and ​sponsored ​by ​Western ​Governors ​University. Course ​fee ​includes ​breakfast, ​lunch, ​and ​afternoon ​snack ​each ​day. 

 

Course Instructor: ​ ​Greg ​Durkin, ​MEd, ​RN-BC, ​Senior ​Professional ​Development ​Specialist ​& ​Program ​Manager ​for ​Nursing ​Education ​at ​Boston ​Children’s ​Hospital. ​Greg ​is ​on ​the ​editorial ​board ​for ​the ​Journal ​for ​Nurses ​in ​Professional ​Development ​and ​has ​published ​articles ​on ​development ​of ​web-based ​courses ​and ​orientation ​evaluation. ​He ​has ​presented ​at ​the ​Society ​of ​Pediatric ​Nurses ​(SPN), ​ANPD, ​and ​countless ​regional ​and ​local ​associations ​and ​organizations. ​Greg ​was ​the ​recipient ​of ​the ​2011 ​Excellence ​in ​Professional ​Development ​Educator/Facilitator ​Practice ​Award, ​and ​is ​a ​contributing ​author ​to ​the ​Certification ​Preparation ​Study ​Guide ​and ​a ​section ​editor ​for ​the ​Core ​Curriculum ​for ​Nursing ​Professional ​Development, ​5th ​edition.

Date: Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 8:00 a.m. - Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 5:00 p.m.
Location: Jack R. MacDonald Building, 1900 Ninth Ave., Seattle, WA 98101
Contact: Seattle Children's employees, please register through Learning Center. Non-Seattle Children's employees, please register online: https://www.regonline.com/NPD-Cert-Prep11-2017. For questions, please email OutreachEducation@seattlechildrens.org or call 206-987-3200.