Where do I take this program?
The entire program is online and self-paced. All you’ll need to take it is a computer, tablet or smart phone and internet access. Our website and courses have been programmed to be fully responsive to the size of the screen you are using.
How long to I have to complete this course?
The purchase of this program grants you ninety (90) days of unlimited access to all the materials. Exceptions must be requested in writing to [email protected] for consideration.
How many CE hours are awarded on completion of the program?
This program is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15904. Best Practices in Foot Care for RNs provides twenty-five (25) contact hours for licensed RNs. The Certificate of Completion must be retained by the attendee for four (4) years.
How much does it cost and how do I pay?
This program is $497 with no additional textbooks or tools required to attend. The tuition is paid directly through the website by adding the course to your cart, then completing the purchase process. You will be directed a form to fill out with all your personal profile information and then on to PayPal, where there is a payment plan available. Your courses will then automatically appear in the “My Courses” tab.
Can I share this program with my co-workers?
This program is copyrighted and your enrollment is good for only one student–just like a college course, only one person gets the credit. Sharing is not permitted.
How do I enroll in the program?
Simply view the course, add it to your cart by clicking “Add to Cart” and complete the purchase process by clicking “Proceed to Checkout.” You will be granted immediate access – the website will send you an auto-gen password, but we recommend you follow the “Forgot Password” link on the Login screen to reset the password to something memorable. You must add “[email protected]” to your email contacts or your email program may filter out the necessary emails for navigating our site.
How long does it take to complete the RN Best Practices Program?
The average time is 24-28 hours, but it depends on your computer skills, and how long you stay in the program on each visit. The person who goes in and out without finishing a module will take much longer to internalize the information. The most efficient way is to allow enough time to complete a topic on each visit to the site. The fastest way to complete the program is to allow time for 4-5 longer sessions.
How do I re-enter the program after leaving each time?
Click on “Login” to enter the site and be returned to the “My Courses” page. You can move to any course from there, if you wish.
How long do I have to finish the program?
The course materials will be available to you for 90 days after you have purchased them. Feel free to log in and review any topics you wish. Keep in mind, however that the CE hours can only be conferred one time per user.
How do I apply for the Certified Foot Care Nurse (CFCN) certification?
If you and RN with a BSN, please visit the website of the Wound Ostemy and Continence Nursing Certification Board (WOCNCB) for information on how to utilize these CEs toward the CFCN® certification at www.wocncb.org
I want to become a Certified Foot Care Specialist, how do I do that?
The CFCS® credential is granted by the American Foot Care Nurses Association to LPN/LVN, RN, BSN, NP, DNP, PT, DPT license holders. Please visit their website to learn how to utilize these CEs toward the CFCS® certification at www.afcna.org
I’ve changed my mind…how do I get a refund?
Since the programs are immediately accessible after purchase, Professional Education adheres to the usual Intellectual Property Refund Policy: No refund is available once the program is chosen and purchased. No exceptions. For that reason, it is important all purchasers to be fully certain of their decision before purchasing the Programs.
I have more questions. Who should I contact?
Email any questions to [email protected]
How do I get help if I need it while taking the Program?
For technical problems, such as not being able to access something, email: [email protected].This email address is monitored and we’ll get back to you as quickly as possible—we do not promise 24 hour customer support, however. For content questions or mentoring, call Janet at 239-220-5830.