Prepare to pass the CPEN Exam!

  • COURSE OVERVIEW

    This 2022 CPEN Review E-Course provides a comprehensive and up to date review of pediatric emergency nursing care based on the CPEN Exam content outline. Participants receive information that will not only promote certification exam success but will also enhance clinical nursing practice.

  • CONTACT HOURS: 9.5

    Nurse Builders is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurse Builders is a CA CE Provider #15118. Nurse Builders is a CE Provider # 50-9679 for: AR, DC, FL, GA, KY, ND, NM, SC, WV.

  • INSTRUCTOR

    Stacia Ghafoori, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN is a dedicated educator who is passionate about preparing emergency nurses for the CEN and CPEN Exams. She has a wide expanse of experience throughout her career in critical care and emergency nursing for both adult and pediatric populations and has had the privilege of working in the roles of staff nurse, leadership, and emergency nursing education. Stacia has been nationally recognized for her quality improvement and evidence-based practice work and is passionate about providing the best possible care to her patients and families. She also currently serves as an instructor for basic and advanced life support courses for both children and adults. She is an authority on the CPEN Exam and review process and presents this 1-day CPEN Review Course in 2 formats: live web-streaming and e-course.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Before We Get Started

    • Program Outcome, Completion Criteria, Expiration Date, Disclosures, and Accreditation
    • Course Content Outline
    • Speaker Bio and Course Objectives
    • References
  • 2

    Session 1: Welcome, Course and Exam Overview, and Test Taking Techniques

    • Handout - Session 1
    • Introduction, Course Overview, and Anatomy of the CPEN Exam
    • Test Taking Techniques
    • Practice Questions: Test Taking Techniques
  • 3

    Session 2: Pediatric Triage and Assessment (31 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 2, Part 1
    • Session 2, Part 1: Triage
    • Handout - Session 2, Part 2
    • Session 2, Part 2: Legal & Professional Issues
    • Handout - Session 2, Part 3
    • Session 2, Part 3: Pain & Procedural Sedation
    • Practice Questions: Triage, Legal/Professional Issues, & Pain/Procedural Sedation
  • 4

    Session 3: Medical Emergencies, Part 1 - CV, Resp, & Neuro (32 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 3, Part 1
    • Session 3, Part 1: Cardiovascular & Shock Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Cardiovascular and Shock Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 3, Part 2
    • Session 3, Part 2: Respiratory Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Respiratory Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 3, Part 3
    • Session 3, Part 3: Neurological Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Neurologic Emergencies
  • 5

    Session 4: Medical Emergencies Part 2 -GI, GU/Reproductive, ENT, Integ., Musculosk., Heme/Onc, Endo, Sepsis, Anaphylaxis (35 Questions)

    • Handout Session 4, Part 1
    • Session 4, Part 1: Gastrointestinal Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Gastrointestinal Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 4, Part 2
    • Session 4, Part 2: Genitourinary & Reproductive Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Genitourinary & Reproductive Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 4, Part 3
    • Session 4, Part 3: Maxillofacial, ENT, Integumentary, Musculoskeletal Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Maxillofacial, ENT, Integumentary, Musculoskeletal Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 4, Part 4
    • Session 4, Part 4: Hematological & Oncological Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 4, Part 5
    • Session 4, Part 5: Endocrine Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Endocrine Emergencies
    • Handout Session 4, Part 6
    • Session 4, Part 6: Sepsis & Anaphylaxis
    • Practice Questions: Sepsis & Anaphylaxis Emergencies
  • 6

    Session 5: Special Considerations (27 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 5, Part 1
    • Session 5, Part 1: Neonatal Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Neonatal Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 5, Part 2
    • Session 5, Part 2: Psychiatric Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Psychiatric Emergencies
    • Handout Session 5, Part 3
    • Session 5, Part 3: Environmental Emergencies
    • Practice Questions: Environmental Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 5, Part 4
    • Session 5, Part 4: Toxicology
    • Practice Questions: Toxicology Emergencies
    • Handout - Session 5, Part 5
    • Session 5, Part 5: Communicable Diseases
    • Practice Questions: Communicable Diseases
  • 7

    Session 6: Pediatric Trauma (25 Questions)

    • Handout - Session 6
    • Session 6: Pediatric Trauma
    • Practice Questions: Pediatric Trauma
  • 8

    Course Completion Evaluation and Certificate

    • Course Completion Evaluation and Certificate