Arizona CE Requirements for License Renewal

Arizona.jpegAs a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse in the state of Arizona, you do not have a continuing education requirement to renew your active license.  

APRNs who hold an active DEA license must complete a minimum of three hours of opioid-related, substance use disorder-related or addiction-related continuing education.

Meet your license renewal requirements

NCPD Drug Diversion and Safe Prescribing of Controlled Substances
The Nurse Practitioner and Journal of Nursing Administration, 3.3 contact hours

NCPD Appropriate Use of Opioids in Managing Chronic Pain
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, 3.0 contact hours

For additional professional development needs, please explore these resources:    

Visit the Arizona State Board of Nursing for more information on your renewal requirements.

Attention hospitals and other healthcare institutions! Interested in purchasing any of these CE activities in bulk for your staff?  Get more information by calling 855-695-5070 or sending an email to