CE Portal

Complete and submit AANA CE applications via the AANA CE Portal.

CE Portal

CE Calendar of Events

Find dates and contact information for CE programs that have been prior approved for CE credit by the AANA.

CE Calendar

Continuing Education Program for CRNAs

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Class B Credits

Submit your Class B Credits on AANA Learn

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Continuing Education

CPC Resources

The AANA Continuing Education Committee (CEC) has developed all of the resources CRNAs need to understand and meet the requirements of the NBCRNA's new Continued Professional Certification (CPC) program.

AANA CE Applications

The CE Department is pleased to provide a web-based method to complete and submit AANA CE applications via the AANA CE Portal.

AANA CE Program Standards and Criteria

The 2019 Continuing Education Program - Eighteenth Edition is now available.

The revised AANA CE Program is aligned to meet the requirements of Class A credits needed for the Continued Professional Certification (CPC) Program, which became effective August 1, 2016. 

AANA Learn

AANA Learn has more than 40 relevant online courses so you can earn credits you need and stay on track.

AANA Learn offers high-quality, affordable, online education that you can access at your convenience - so you take the courses you want, when you want.

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Pain Management

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CE Department Staff
​Ann Carlson, MA 
Ruth Coffey 
Administrative Assistant
Dale Lamitz, BA 
CE Assistant


Opportunities for Educators

  • Student Excellence Award - Nomination deadline is April 20th.
  • Anesthesia College Bowl and CRNA Challenge Team held at AANA Annual Congress - Applications due May 4th.


Opportunities for Students

  • Student Writing Contest - Submission deadline is April 20th.
  • Student Excellence Award - Nominations are due April 20th
  • Student Representative to the Education Committee - Submission deadline is May 4th. 
  • Anesthesia College Bowl at Annual Congress - Program Directors must submit student nominations by May 4th.

Council on Accreditation

Council on Accreditation logoThe Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) is the accrediting agency for nurse anesthesia programs in the United States, its territories, and protectorates.

COA CRNA School Search

Council on Accreditation logoCRNA School Search is the only authoritative and comprehensive online database available to the public containing the most current information about each of the COA’s accredited nurse anesthesia programs in the US and Puerto Rico.

Become a CRNA

Interested in being a nurse anesthetist? Your journey begins here.

Getting Help

If you or someone you know struggles with drugs or alcohol, help is available. 

AANA Peer Assistance Helpline - 800-654-5167

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