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When and Where
  • 5/21/2020 8:00 AM EDT
  • 5/22/2020 5:00 PM EDT
  • OCLC
  • Dublin
  • Ohio
Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation
May 21-22, 2020
OCLC
6600 Kilgour Place
Dublin, OH 43017

Registration Fee: $350, includes all course materials
Provided by ANPDJoint Provided by ONA
Program Outcome
This program is intended to enable the learner to successfully complete the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) generalist examination in nursing professional development. This course also enables novice NPD practitioners to develop foundational knowledge for the specialty practice.

Contact Hours awarded with successful completion.
Instructed by Kari L. Schmidt, MS, RN-BC, ACC
Kari has extensive experience in nursing professional development and adult education. She received her Master of Science in Administrative Leadership and Supervision in Adult Education from the University of Wisconsin, and is certified in nursing professional development. Kari has facilitated the NPD Certification Preparation Course for over twenty years, and is committed to the advancement of the nursing professional development specialty. Kari has published numerous articles on various professional development and adult education topics. She served as co-editor of the Journal for Nurses in Professional Development (JNPD); is CEO and trainer for her own consulting firm, Training for Impact; and served as vice president and is past president of the Association for Nursing Professional Development (ANPD). She is co-contributor for two editions of the ANPD Nursing Professional Development Certification Preparation Study Guide. Kari has served as section editor for three editions of the ANPD Core Curriculum for Nursing Professional Development. She is also a mentor for the ANPD Leadership Academy. Kari is a certified coach through the International Coach Federation. She received the Excellence in Educational Design ANPD award, and the prestigious ANPD Belinda E. Puetz award.


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