Foundations of Regulation Courses
Enter the World of Regulation
Foundations of regulation courses are designed for new staff members who have recently joined a nursing regulatory body, professionals who are interested in serving on boards and committees and others looking to enhance their regulatory skills and knowledge. Each self-paced course can be completed in one day, and each offers continuing education (CE) credits.
Foundations Course Listings
Foundations of regulation courses are open for enrollment to professionals around the world. NCSBN Members, Associate Members and Exam User Members can access the courses free of charge.
Participants will learn important concepts and techniques that are essential to launching a new research study. From drafting a research question and conducting an online search to ranking source materials, graduates of this course will develop practical skills that will start them down the path of becoming independent investigators.View Details
Do you want proactive authentication strategies for detecting fraud? Based on eleven policy considerations and ten safe practices, this course provides the knowledge and skills board staff need for performing rigorous verifications of licensure applicationsView Details
The course will also provide examples of how specific types of cases may be investigated including the use of an investigative plan and data collection. The significance of and mechanisms for communicating the investigatory findings will also be discussed.View Details
NCSBN 101 is an introduction to the organization for NCSBN members. It provides a thorough study of the history of NCSBN, its purpose, its mission and explains what NCSBN offers as the preeminent leader in regulatory excellence.View Details
To maintain public safety, employers need current information on a health care practitioner’s ability to practice safely. The National Practitioner Data Bank (NPDB) is a web-based repository that provides confidential information that employers may query to review whether a license is encumbered by a regulatory board action as well as review any reports of malpractice payments or other credentialing results.View Details
What, you may have asked yourself during an interminable meeting or two, is the purpose of parliamentary procedure and rules?! Look no further. Nationally known expert Dr. Leonard Young explains all in this valuable primer, including tips for electronic/virtually held meetings.View Details
This program is an introduction to concepts of governance and regulation as they apply to nursing regulatory bodies and individuals charged with safeguarding public safety, health and welfare through nursing regulation and nursing education.View Details
Becoming a Board Member entails significant legal authority and equally significant responsibility. Learn the ropes from a pro: former NCSBN Board of Directors President Jim Cleghorn, MA, who also served as Executive Director of the Georgia Board of Nursing.View Details