Review Courses

ONCC offers information about certification review courses and other continuing education opportunities as a service to certification candidates. ONCC does not provide review courses.

If you are planning to use a course for continuing education contact hours required for initial certification, or for renewal of certification, be sure the contact hours have been provided or approved by an accredited provider of nursing continuing education. If you have questions about a specific review course, please contact the program organizer directly.

ONS offers online review courses for OCN®, AOCNP®, and AOCNS® certification, including a series of courses that can be taken individually or as a bundle. Visit the ONS website for course information or contact ONS Customer Service at 866-257-4ONS.

ONS Certification Review Courses

California

Title: OCN® Review Course
Dates: August 29 - 30, 2016
Location: UCI Medical Center, Building 53, Room 121
Presenter: Debi Boyle MSN, RN, AOCNS®, Nancy Jo Bush MSN, RN, AOCNP, and Dr. Becky Crane-Okada PhD, RN, CNS, AOCN.
Registration information: To register, go to: https://eventbrite.com/event/16918716336/

Florida

Title: OCN® Review Course
Dates: September 9 and 10, 2016
Location: Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Miami, Florida
Presenter: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Eileen Butler; ebutler@med.miami.edu; Pager: 305-732-9813, may text notation into page number

Georgia

Title: Blood & Marrow Transplant Nursing Certification (BMTCN®) Review Seminar
Dates: October 12-13, 2016
Instructor: Jane Clark, PhD, RN AOCN®, GNP-C
Location: Northside Hospital, Atlanta
Contact: Keisha D Jennings at 404-851-6712 or keisha.jennings@northside.com

Indiana

Title: OCN® Review Course
Dates: February 23 and 24, 2017, 8 am to 5 pm
Location: Franciscan St. Elizabeth, Lafayette, Indiana
Presenter: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Heather Askren 765-502-4008, heather.askren@franciscanalliance.org

Kansas

Title: BMTCN® Review Course
Date: October 7, 2016
Location:University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas
Contact information: Breanna Weisbrod: bweisbrod@kumc.edu

Title: OCN® Review Course
Date: October 8, 2016
Location:University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, Kansas
Contact information: Breanna Weisbrod: bweisbrod@kumc.edu

Kentucky

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Date: September 30 - October 1, 2016
Location: Lexington, KY, Baptist Health Lexington
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Stacy Stanifer, stacy.stanifer@bhsi.com, 859-260-6578

Maryland

Title: GBCONS OCN® Review
Dates: September 24 - 25, 2016
Location: Franklin Square Hospital, Baltimore
Contact: Sallie Brovitz-Palmer, MSN, RN, APRN-CNS, AOCNS, BMTCN at gbconsocnreview@gmail.com
Registration information: www.gbcons.org

Massachusetts

Title:Oncology Nursing: A Review for Certification Exam and Clinical Update
Date: November 5, 2016
Location: Dana Farber Cancer Center, Boston
Contact: Kerry Hennessy at khennessy2@partners.org

Michigan

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Date: October 5-6, 2016
Location: Beaumont Health, Troy, Michigan
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Tamara Webster, RN, BSN, OCN®, Tamara.Webster@Beaumont.org, 248-898-8883

Missouri

Title: BMTCN® Review Course
Date: October 29, 2016
Instructor: Chris Rimkus
Location: Siteman Cancer Center, St. Louis,br />Contact: Oncologyservices@bjc.org

Title: OCN® Review Course
Date: November 5, 2016
Instructor: Chris Rimkus
Location: Siteman Cancer Center, St. Louis
Contact: Oncologyservices@bjc.org

Nebraska

Title:Oncology Nursing Certification Preparation Course
Date: September 16, 2016, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Nebraska Medicine - 3202 Leavenworth Street - Omaha, NE
Contact information: Sue Wardian Hartung, RN, MSN, OCN®,402-559-7770, swardoan@nebraskamed.com
Other information: $75 for 8.0 contact hours

New York

Title: The Breast Care Course: CBCN® Test Review Course
Date: October 14-15, 2016
Location: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Contact: Erica Fischer-Cartlidge, MSN, CNS, AOCNS®, CBCN®, fischere@mskcc.org
More information: https://www.mskcc.org/event/breast-care-course-01

North Carolina

Title: Oncology Certified Nurse Examination Review Course
Date: October 7-8, 2016
Location: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC 27157.
Contact: Sally Cowgill, MSN, RN, OCN at scowgill@wakehealth.edu or 336-716-6024. Brochure available on request.

Texas

Title: OCN® Certified Nurse Review Course
Dates: September 8 & 15, 2016
Location: Harold C. Simmons Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Contact: Deborah Spitzer, 214-645-0902 or deborah.spitzer@utsouthwestern.edu

Title: Blood and Marrow Transplant Certified Nurse (BMTCN®) Certification Review Course
Date: September 29, 2016
Location: Harold C. Simmons Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Contact: Deborah Spitzer, 214-645-0902 or deborah.spitzer@utsouthwestern.edu

Title: Oncology Certified Nurse Review Course
Dates: February 12 and 15, 2017, 7:30 am - 12:30 pm both days
Location: Onboard the cruise ship, Carnival Liberty, 5-day cruise, February 11-16, 2017, leaving from Galveston, Texas
Sponsor: Galveston Bay Area Chapter
Presenter: Gail Kwarciany MSN, RN-BC, OCN®, AOCNS®
Contact: Gail Kwarciany at gekwarc@yahoo.com

Please note:

  • These courses are not developed, provided, sponsored, or endorsed by ONCC, and their content may or may not be reflective of an actual certification test.
  • Participation in a review course does not guarantee successful completion of a certification test.
  • These courses may or may not provide continuing education contact hours.

For contact hours to be used to meet eligibility requirements for initial certification or for renewal of certification by ILNA Points, they must be provided by an accredited provider of nursing continuing education, or approved by an accredited approver of nursing continuing education. Please check with the course organizers regarding CE accreditation.

In addition, ONCC is not in any way affiliated with and does not endorse or sponsor Morrison Media or its exam preparation materials.