Continuing Education

Welcome to AANA Continuing Education
The Continuing Education (CE) Department is responsible for the review and approval of CE Programs sponsored by AANA and other organizations, maintenance of completion records of CE activities, and preparation of CE transcripts and certificates of completion for AANA sponsored programs.
                                                                            John C. Preston, CRNA, DNSc
                                                                            Senior Director, Education and
                                                                            Professional Development

 CE Application Forms

The CE Department is pleased to provide a way to complete and return selected CE applications by computer using interactive PDF (portable document format) files. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 or higher in order to view the files.  For Mac users, be sure the PDF files are opened in Adobe Reader, rather than Preview, which is standard on a Mac.  Please note that application packets for renewal purposes are no longer mailed to program providers since all of the application materials are conveniently available online. Click on the following links to find out which form suits your needs.


Prior Approval Application Materials


 CE News

​CE Credit now available for life support courses as ANCC reverses decision. 
Increase in CE Fees effective September 1, 2012.
Interested in earning AANA prior approved, online CE credit? Try AANALearn®!

 CE Calendar of Events

​Here you will find dates and contact information for CE programs that have been prior approved for CE credit by the AANA.


 Calendar of Events


 AANA CE Program Standards and Criteria


​The AANA Continuing Education Program Standards and Criteria is now available in PDF format. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this file.

AANA Continuing Education Standards and Criteria


 CE Department Staff


Ann Carlson, MA 

Judy Bramlett
Administrative Assistant

Dale Lamitz, BA 
CE Assistant

Department Email


To access your CE credits, click on CE Transcripts.