Maine CE Requirements for License Renewal

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

Renewal Requirements

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN)

  • Every two years
    • 50 hours of continuing education, with a minimum of 30 hours of Category I; no more than 20 Category II
    • advanced practice registered nurses with prescriptive authority must complete 3 contact hours of Category I continuing education on the prescribing of opioid medication

Meet your license renewal requirements

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

Additional CE Resources

Visit the Maine 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