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 and Program Manager, Nursing Education, Boston Children’s Hospital. He 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. Durkin 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.