District of Columbia (DC) CE Requirements for License Renewal

District-of-Columbia.jpegAs a nurse in DC, you are required to earn continuing education to renew your active license.

Renewal Requirements


  • Every two years
    • 24 hours of continuing education 
  • Every two years
    • 18 hours of continuing education
Advanced Practice
  • Every 2 years
    • 24 hours of continuing education, including 15 pharmacology hours in area of practice 

Additional CE Resources

Visit the D.C. Board of Nursing for more information on your renewal requirements. Please be on the lookout for revisions related to HIV/AIDS and Cultural Awareness CE 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 Sales@LippincottSolutions.com.