Bioterrorism Self-Study Course

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Thank you for your interest in NNA’s Bioterrorism Self-Study Course. This four (4) Contact Hour continuing education activity is offered by Nicola Aaker, Nevada Nurses Association, an approved continuing education provider of the Nevada State Board of Nursing (provider #NV000603).

Successful completion of this course satisfies the one-time requirement for licensure by the Nevada State Board of Nursing (NSBN) for all nurses to take four (4) hours of continuing education “relating to the medical consequences of an act of terrorism that involves the use of a weapon of mass destruction” pursuant to the Nevada Nurse Practice Act, NRS 632.343 (3).

We are very excited to report that this course has been updated.  The updated course is online as of November 18, 2017 and can be accessed through the link provided below.  If you have started the course prior to this date, please complete by December 31, 2017.  As of December 31, 2017, the old course will be removed from the website. 

Instructions for Bioterrorism Course started on or after November 18, 2017: Access the course online through this link, NNA Bioterrorism Course,  Follow the instructions and pay the course fees, if applicable.  The quiz questions are dispersed throughout the course, you must score 80% or better on the exam before your certificate is automatically issued upon successful completion of the course. 

CE Fees:  Payments can be made through Paypal or if you desire a check can be sent to:

Nicki Aaker, MSN, MPH, RN 
NNA Continuing Education Committee Chair 
2211 Fermi Road 
Carson City, NV 89706 

 

Please note that if the preferred payment method is by check it will delay access to the course until the check is received. 

Course Fees:

  • Nevada Nurses Association member exam - FREE

Non-member exam - $30.00 Instructions for Bioterrorism Course to be discontinued as of December 31, 2017: Read the SELF-STUDY, print and complete the form packet below which includes the Request form, evaluation form and the POST-TEST. Send all pages with the answer sheets and appropriate fee(s) via email or U.S. Mail to:

Nicki Aaker, MSN, MPH, RN 
NNA Continuing Education Committee Chair 
2211 Fermi Road 
Carson City, NV 89706 
Phone (775) 747-2333 
E-mail: 
nnabiot@aol.com

Please Note: For the best view, once in this self-study program, close the outline and be sure to view the notes.

To receive continuing education credit for this course, you must score 80% or better on the exam AND send all form with the appropriate fee(s) to NNA (see fee schedule below). If you receive a score below 80%, you will be instructed to re-read the self-study program and re-take the exam until you score 80% or better. Upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate from NNA for your records. Please keep your certificate in your files indefinitely as your proof of completion. No fees will be refunded to you for exam scores below 80%. However, you will not be charged to re-take the exam.

CE Fees:
*Make checks payable to NNA.

  • Nevada Nurses Association member exam - FREE
  • Non-member exam - $30.00
  • Repeat exams – FREE

Additional Options and Fees:

  • S&H for all mailed certificates non-members - $1.50 
  • Expedite Fee: 72 hour Return Guarantee (non-members) - $5.00
    NOTE: This option is available for certificates returned via Fax & E-mail Only

PLEASE BE AWARE: Nevada Nurses Association members volunteer their time to process all tests several times per month. Expedited tests are collected separately and processed within 72 hours. For additional questions, you may leave us a voicemail or send us an email message. All inquiries are returned in the order in which they are received as soon as possible. Please note, volunteers do not work every day and all calls/emails are returned at once so please be patient. Thank you! every day and all calls/emails are returned at once so please be patient. Thank you!

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Online NNA Bioterrorism Self-Study Course

Bioterrorism Self Study Form Packet [pdf]
Includes the Request Form, Evaluation, and Post Test. Requires Adobe 7.0 or above.


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