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Certificate in Nursing Education / Certificate in Health Professions Education

August 5-6, 2024 - Via Live Webcast

The Certificate in Nursing Education/Health Professions Education program provides an overview of essentials for academic faculty. The two-day program offers insightful discussion about key aspects of the academic educator role from leaders in the field. The program will provide comprehensive education for the academic faculty role or those interested in a future academic faculty role.

Nurses and Health Professionals interested in the academic educator role.


  • Role of the Academic Educator
  • Functioning Within the Educational Environment
  • Curriculum Development & Program Evaluation
  • Technology to Support the Teaching-Leaning Process
  • Teaching in the Learning Resource Center
  • Distance Education / Online Learning
  • Grounding Teaching Strategies in Educational Theory
  • Teaching in the Clinical Setting
  • Item Writing and Test Development
  • Learning Styles & Learning Needs of Special Groups
  • Creative Teaching Strategies
  • Assessment and Evaluation Strategies
  • Evaluation of Program Outcomes
  • Academic Performance of Students: Legal Considerations
  • Faculty Engagement in Scholarship

8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m. each day


"Excellent for the experienced as well as the novice nurse educator."
- anonymous

"All the information discussed will enhance my career. I feel very motivated to teach."
- T. Ortiz, Williamstown, NJ

"Well organized with terrific content that I can use in all aspects of teaching."
- anonymous

"The quality and experience of presenting faculty was outstanding."
- V. Long, Aiken, SC


$695 Tuition Includes:

  • Comprehensive handouts.
  • Copy of the book "Review Manual for the Certified Nurse Educator Exam" 4th Edition, R. Wittmann-Price, M. Godshall, L. Wilson, Springer Publishers 2022
  • Contact Hour Certificate.
  • Drexel University "Certificate in Nursing Education"


Cancellation Policy:
Any cancellations will require a $50 cancellation fee, no exceptions.
If less than 2 weeks before the course, no refund provided.
Questions contact Elizabeth Diaz at

Hotel and Travel Info

This course will be held Via Live Webcast

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To enable the educator to implement effective educational strategies in the academic setting.

Overall program objective
Discuss key aspects of the academic nurse educator and academic health professions educator role.

Contact hours
18.5 Continuing Nursing Education contact hours will be provided.
You must attend the entire program to receive credit.


Drexel University (DREXEL) College of Nursing and Health Professions, Division of Continuing Nursing Education is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP13661 for 18.5 contact hours.

Standards for Integrity and Independence

The provider will collect information from all individuals in a position to control content regarding financial relationships with ineligible companies, analyze the data for relevant financial relationships related to the educational content; and mitigate relevant financial relationships. The results of this analysis will be reported in the course presentation materials.

August 2024 - Register Online