Delaware CE Requirements for License Renewal

Delaware.jpegAs a nurse in the state of Delaware, you are required to earn continuing education to renew your active license.

Renewal Requirements

Registered Nurse (RN)

  • Every two years
    • 30 hours of continuing education
    • At least 3 of these contact hours must be in the area of substance abuse
Licensed Practical Nurse (PN)
  • Every two years
    • 24 hours of continuing education
    • At least 3 of these contact hours must be in the area of substance abuse
Advanced Practice 
  • Every two years
    • 10 contact hours in pharmacology/pharmacotherapeutics to renew prescriptive authority

Meet your license renewal requirements

CE Alcohol Withdrawal During Hospitalization 
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, 1.9 contact hours

CE Substance Abuse in Pregnancy 
Topics in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1.0 contact hour

CE Substance Abuse Treatment Processes and Outcomes In Day/Outpatient Health Maintenance Organization
Journal of Addictions Nursing, 2.5 contact hours

*More CE articles related to substance abuse

Additional CE Resources


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

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