Start your journey to Certified in Executive Nursing Practice (CENP®) certification by studying for the exam with a cohort of colleagues. This unique AONL program combines the CENP on-demand content with weekly discussion forums during a 4-week period.
The discussion forums, with CENP faculty participation, allows participants to talk through each week’s topic(s), learn from each other and translate new executive-level competencies immediately into practice. A live session with faculty concludes the program providing key takeaways and test-taking preparation guidance.
Participants prepare for the exam through an in-depth review of executive practice based on the experience of CENP certified nurses and a review of the AONL Nurse Executive Competencies®:
Communication and Relationship Building
Knowledge of the Health Care Environment
What is included in your registration?
- Direct access to nurse executive faculty and other course participants for a high degree of engagement
- Interactive learning of relevant content via weekly discussion forums
- Resource library of practical information for executive leaders
- Strategies and tips to strengthen exam-taking skills
- Opportunity to earn up to 13 contact hours
- Six months of access to on-demand course content
AONL Member Price: $525.00
Member of AONL + Online Practice Exam Price: $620.00 - Save $20 on the practice exam
Nonmember of AONL Price: $625.00
Nonmember of AONL + Online Practice Exam Price: $805.00 - Save $20 on the practice exam
*AONL member CENP online practice exam value $115. **Nonmember CENP online practice exam value $200
Who should participate?
This program is designed for nurse executives that intend to sit for the CENP Certification Exam and would like to learn through a facilitated setting. AONL offers an on-demand CENP review course for people interested in learning at their own pace.
The CENP on-demand course takes approximately 13 hours to complete. Move through the content over a 6 week period by spending 2.5 hours per week on content as outlined below. During the facilitated portion, learn from peers and faculty through discussion forums, faculty sessions, and drop-in hours. All sessions are scheduled to meet at 4:00–5:00 p.m. CT (week 5 is 1.5 hour session). Session details available within the AONL online learning platform.
The live faculty-led session will be hosted via Zoom teleconference. Attendees are encouraged to participate using Zoom teleconferencing Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Please review the technical requirements needed for Zoom teleconferencing.
Windows: Internet Explorer, Microsfot Edge, Firefox, Google Chrome
Mac: Safari, Firefox, Google Chrome
Linux: Firefox, Google Chrome
iPhone & iPad devices
Speakers and a microphone: Built-in, USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth
Webcam: Standard definition or high definition that is built-in or USB plug-in
Zoom Client for Sessions
The web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting, and is also available for manual download here.Download Zoom
Zoom Mobile Apps
CancellationA refund minus 20% will be granted to written requests received 14 days or more prior to the start date of the program. Cancellations must be submitted in writing via email to Shanna Sweeney at firstname.lastname@example.org. We regret will not be able to grant refunds after this date. Registrants unable to attend may send an alternate. If the alternate is not a member of AONL and the original registrant is a member, the nonmember differential must be paid.
Questions?Contact Shanna Sweeney for questions.
The program offers participants the opportunity to earn up to 13 continuing education credits.
Celebrate Certified Nurses DayTMAONL Credentialing Center is offering a 50% discount for our two certification exams - Certified Nurse Manager and Leader (CNML®) and Certified in Executive Nursing Practice (CENP®). Register for the exam from March 19-May 12 to take advantage of the discount*. *Note: Participants must take the exam within 90 days after registration. If you’re a new AONL member, please allow 7 days processing before registering for the exam.
The American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. AONL is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15740. AONL is authorized to award 13 hours of pre-approved ACHE Qualified Education credit (non-ACHE) for this program toward advancement, or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives.
AONL complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and strives to ensure that no individual with a disability is deprived of the opportunity to participate in this program solely by reason of that disability. Through its agents, AONL will provide reasonable accommodations for a candidate with a disability who requests accommodations.
Use of these or any other course(s)/material(s) does not imply eligibility for certification or successful performance on any certification exam, nor is it a requirement to qualify for individual certification. These course(s)/material(s) are optional and are some of the multiple resources that may be used in preparation for the exam.