Instructions for completing this course

To complete the course and attain your certification, you must register by clicking REGISTER FOR COURSE button.

As you read through the material on the course pages, you will be occasionally prompted to answer exam questions. There is a total of 27 multiple choice questions in this course. You must achieve a grade of 80% (22 correct answers) to receive a certificate. When you have answered the last exam question, the Course Results page will display. This page will contain your final grade and allow you to immediately print your certificate if you have scored a minimum grade of 80%. Your certificate will also be available on your Control Panel where you may print it at any time.

Most registrants complete this course in one to two hours. However, course work does not need to be completed in one online session. You can log off at any point and return to the course at your convenience. The Course Reference Page available at the completion of the course also contains many useful reference documents from notable sources pertinent to material covered in this course.

Registration Fee

The registration fee for this course is $49.00. A discounted registration fee is available to qualified registrants from institutions that have made an arrangement with CEO for special pricing. Registrants who are eligible for a discount must enter the Discount code in the appropriate box during the registration process in order to receive a discounted rate.

Your registration fee includes two opportunities to pass the examination. Certificates are valid for a period of four years from the date of completion.

Health professionals must attest to the training on license renewal and provide a copy of their certificate to the person(s) who maintain their credentialing documentation.

Independent Physicians and Physician Assistants whose professional credentials are NOT maintained by any State-regulated facility (such as a hospital, ambulatory care center, or nursing home) must submit a copy of their certificate by mail to the New York State Department of Health, Healthcare Epidemiology and Infection Control Program, ESP-Corning Tower Room 523, Albany, NY 12237 OR by fax to 518-402-5165; OR by email to

New nurses that have not graduated from a NY State nursing program must send a copy of their certificate to:

If you have any questions or concerns about this course, you may contact a Customer Service representative at 888-345-6788, or e-mail us at

If you wish to view the curriculum for this course, please CLICK HERE