Illinois Nursing Continuing Education and CEU Credits

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1 Mandatory Hours
19 Elective Hours
20 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Nursing license in Illinois

This Nursing licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Illinois Professional Services Section. We recommend you contact the Illinois Professional Services Section for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain Nursing licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Illinois Nursing: LVN-LPN

Total Hours Required: 20
Mandatory Hours: 1
Elective Hours: 19
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 01/31/2023
Next Education Due Date: 01/31/2023

Online Info

Starting January 1, 2020, new legislation mandates that allworkers who hold a professional license from the Illinois Department ofFinancial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) are required to complete aone-hour sexual harassment prevention course to renew their license.


Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Illinois Professional Services Section
Phone: 2177850823
Fax: 2177827645
Address: 320 West Washington Street Springfield, 62786

Illinois Nursing: RN

Total Hours Required: 20
Mandatory Hours: 1
Elective Hours: 19
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 05/31/2022
Next Education Due Date: 05/31/2022

Online Info

Starting January 1, 2020, new legislation mandates that allworkers who hold a professional license from the Illinois Department ofFinancial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) are required to complete aone-hour sexual harassment prevention course to renew their license.


Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Illinois Professional Services Section
Phone: 2177850823
Fax: 2177827645
Address: 320 West Washington Street Springfield, 62786

Illinois Nursing: APN

Total Hours Required: 80
Mandatory Hours: 1
Elective Hours: 79
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 05/31/2022
Next Education Due Date: 05/31/2022

Online Info

Starting January 1, 2020, new legislation mandates that all workers who hold a professional license from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) are required to complete a one-hour sexual harassment prevention course to renew their license.


Total hours Required: 80
Minimum 50 hours of continuing education 
No less than 20 hours of pharmcotherapeutics
10 hours of opioid prescribing

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.

Roster

No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Illinois Professional Services Section
Phone: 2177850823
Fax: 2177827645
Address: 320 West Washington Street Springfield, 62786

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Other facts and insights about completing your CE

Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.