About Professional Development

About

The University of Kentucky College of Nursing's Office of Professional Development is an accredited organization that offers several continuing education and training courses for nurses in the commonwealth of Kentucky, as well as training for those who want to become State Registered Nurse Aides. The office's goal is to bridge nursing knowledge gaps, provide high quality offerings to enhance nursing practice, and promote best practices to optimize patient care. 

Courses and trainings 

All of the UK College of Nursing's Office of Professional Development's trainings and courses are offered through CECentral.com.  Find a complete list of offerings under the Nursing tab on the CECentral site.

Current trainings offered:

Accreditation 

American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

The University of Kentucky College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education and professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC COA).

Kentucky Board of Nursing 

The Kentucky Board of Nursing (KBN) approves the University of Kentucky College of Nursing as a provider. The University of Kentucky does not endorse commercial products. In order to receive credit, participants complete the CNE activity and relevant post-test and evaluation form online. Certificates may be printed once the activity is completed. Provider #: 3-0008-12-23

Office

Jessica Wilson, PhD, RN, APRN
Director, Office of Professional Development
(859) 257-9336
jessical.wilson@uky.edu

 

 

 


 

Address:
College of Nursing Professional Development
315 College of Nursing Bldg.
Lexington, KY 40536-0232
Phone (859) 323-3851  
Fax (859) 323-1057

Questions/contact

For any questions related to continuing education and professional development programming, please contact jessical.wilson@uky.edu.