educ v2AANP provides nurse practitioners (NPs) and NP students with knowledge, resources and educational experiences to optimize their professional performance and practice. From exemplary CE programs and accreditation to clinical toolkits and a variety of preparation resources, AANP is dedicated to promoting excellence in NP practice and credibility of the NP profession.

CE Center

Over 150 CE activities – free to AANP members!

The CE Center is AANP’s online CE portal and home to a host of AANP-accredited online activities in a variety of formats including Virtual Journal Club. Most CE programs are free to current AANP members.

Visit About CE Center to learn more.


AANP CE Accreditation

Committed to upholding exemplary standards, AANP provides and accredits high–quality CE.

AANP–accredited programs must be educationally sound, relevant to NP practices and consistent with all AANP CE requirements.

Education Tools

AANP–developed tools and resources that are designed to keep NPs informed on important health issues and to assist them in educating their patients.

A variety of tools and resources are provided, including the popular patient education flipcharts. 

Visit Education Tools and Resources