Competency (CE) Requirement

Domestic Violence and Pediatric Abuse Head Trauma (CE) Requirements

  • Three (3) hours of KBN-approved continuing education in Domestic Violence must be EARNED within 3 years of receiving your Kentucky nursing license.

  • 1.5 hours of KBN-approved continuing education in Pediatric Abuse Head Trauma must be EARNED within 3 years of receiving your Kentucky nursing license.

    Note:  Click on 
    Domestic Violence and Pediatric Abuse Head Trauma to view a list of approved providers.

Validation of Competency


If you:

Have I met the requirements?

Documentation
needed:

Were licensed within 5 years preceding the date your application is received at KBN

Yes

No documentation needed

Practiced as a nurse a minimum of 500 hours within the 5 years preceding the date your application is received at KBN

Yes

No documentation needed

Have not practiced as a nurse for 500 hours in the 5 years preceding the date your application is received at KBN, but have been licensed in another state longer than 5 years.

No

Contact the Endorsement Coordinator at (502) 429-3332

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