Kentucky Nursing CE Requirements

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CE Requirements for RNs

Total Hours Required: 14 | Elective Hours: 14 | Renewal Cycle in Years: 1

All RNs in the State of Kentucky who wish to maintain an active license are required to complete 14 hours of continuing education for license renewal.

For license renewal, RNs must complete:

  • 5 hours of SANE sexual assault
  • 5 hours of pharmacology (APRNs, only)

Within the first 3 years, RNs must complete:

  • 1.5 hours of pediatric abusive head trauma
  • 3 hours of domestic violence
  • 2 hours of suicide prevention
  • 1.5 hours of implicit bias
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CE Requirements for LVNs

Total Hours Required: 14 | Elective Hours: 14 | Renewal Cycle in Years: 1

All LVNs in the State of Kentucky who wish to maintain an active license are required to complete 14 hours of continuing education for license renewal.

Within the first 3 years, LVNs must complete:

  • 1.5 hours of pediatric abusive head trauma
  • 3 hours of domestic violence
  • 2 hours of suicide prevention
  • 1.5 hours of implicit bias

Required Nursing Courses for Kentucky