Public Health Nurse Ready

The Center for Public Health Continuing Education is proud to announce

Public Health Nurse Ready 

A FREE online certificate designed to enhance the skill of nurses working in public health, whether they are new to the workforce or PHNs looking to improve their skills.

Public Health Nurse Ready (PHN Ready) is an online learning program for RNs who are new to public health. The courses in this certificate provide a foundation of core public health nursing concepts and practices. Topics include: cultural competency, public health literacy, public health policy, basic epidemiology, and the core functions and essential services of public health. These courses reflect the core public health competencies set forth by the Quad Council of Public Health Nursing Organizations.  

PHN Ready also includes modules designed to assist PHNs seeking to advance their careers and ready themselves for supervisory positions. 

All courses are self-paced and online, with most providing FREE continuing education credits.

For additional information about PHN Ready or to enroll, please visit our website:

Click here to view the PHN Ready Promo Card

*This project was funded by a grant awarded under the President’s High Growth Job Training Initiative as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment & Training Administration (Award 49688).

This is an equal opportunity program.



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