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.

Online Review Courses
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

Nurse.com also offers the Oncology Nursing Review And Certification Prep Course. Go to Nurse.com and select Oncology Nursing Review from the topic drop down menu for information and dates.

California

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Date: April 4 & 5, 2017
Location: Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Torrance, California
Presenter: Jane Clark, PhD, RN. AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact: Megan Dolim 310.325.9110 Ext. 38992, Preferred: megan.dolim@tmmc.com

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Date: July 15-16, 2017
Location: 275 Hospital Parkway San Jose, CA 95119 (Medical Office Building, Lobby Level MOB 1-3)
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN. AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact:Irene Medriano, Silicon Valley ONS Chapter Treasurer (svons2017@gmail.com)

Florida

Title: OCN® Review Course
Dates: April 28 and 29, 2017
Location: University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Presenter: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Eileen Butler, preferred: ebutler@med.miami.edu or pager and you may text onto pager 305-732-9813

Title: OCN® Review Course
Dates: July 21-22, 2017
Location: Mayo Clinic Florida, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville Florida 32224
Presenter: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Kathy Whitson, Clinical Nurse Educator at  Whitson.kathryn@mayo.edu or  904-956-0387

Kentucky

Title: Oncology Certified Nurse Review Course
Dates: April 24 and 25, 2017
Location: 500 Rose Street, Lexington, KY 40506 ( Hilary J. Boone Center, University of Kentucky Campus)
Presenter: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Jerone Farley, Education Coordinato, opjeron@uky.edu or Susan Reffett MSN, RN, susan.reffett@uky.edu
Description:This OCN® Review Course is designed using the Oncology Certified Nursing Exam blueprint. Upon completion of the OCN® Review Course the participant is encouraged to register for the Oncology Nurse Certification Exam. Participants must attend both day 1 and day 2 to receive continuing education credit for this class. The fee is $200.

Date: September 29-30, 2017
Title: OCN Certification Review Course
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN, OCN, GNP-C
Location: Baptist Health Lexington, Lexington, KY
Contact: Stacy Stanifer, stacy.stanifer@bhsi.com, 859-260-6578

 

Massachusetts

Title: Advanced Concepts in Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Nursing Conference
Date: March 28-31, 2017
Location: Children's Hospital Waltham Campus, Waltham
Contact: colleen.nixon@childrens.harvard.edu

Missouri

Title: OCN Review Course
Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017
Location: CoxHealth, Foster Auditorium, 3801 S. National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65807
Presenter: Christine Rimkus, RN, MSN, AOCN®
Contact: Ashley Larkin at ashley.larkin@coxhealth.com or 417-269-7134. Please visit http://coxcollege.edu/home/ocnreview/ for more information and registration.

 

Nebraska

Title: 2017 Oncology Preparation Course
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017, 7 AM - 5PM @ $75 with contact hours awarded.
Location: Nebraska Medical Center - Truhlsen Eye Institute, Omaha, NE
Presenter: Chris Rimkus, RN, MSN
Contact: Visit mocons.vc.ons.org or contact Tonya Schroeder, RN, MSN, OCN® Preferred: tonya.schroeder88@gmail.com or text 402.740.5647

New York

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Dates: September 12-13, 2017
Location: Gaylord Cary Conference Room, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm & Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263 RPCI
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Jennifer Brew, Phone: 716-845-3314, Jennifer.Brew@Roswellpark.org

Title: The Breast Care Course: Preparing for the CBCN®
Date: October 13-14
Location: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, New York
Registration: https://www.mskcc.org/hcp-education-training/cne/full-schedule-programs

North Carolina

Title: OCN® Review Course 
Dates: April 12 and 13 from 8AM-4:30PM.
Location: 315 Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710&
Description: This OCN® Review Course is designed using the Oncology Certified Nursing Exam blueprint. Upon completion of the OCN® Review Course the participant is encouraged to register for the Oncology Nurse Certification Exam. Participants must attend both day 1 and day 2 to receive continuing education credit for this class. The fee is $100.
Contact information: Whitney Hicks MSN, RN, BMTCN at whitney.hicks@duke.edu

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Dates: March 30-31, 2017
Location: Palmetto Health Baptist, Auditorium
Contact information: Cindy Merrow RN, MSN. email: cindy.merrow@palmettohealth.org

More information: Early bird (applying prior to March 1) fee: $150 for Palmetto Health Employees and $200 for the general public. The price is $225 after March 1 for everyone. Find out more about the class including agenda and description.

Tennessee

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Dates: March 30-31, 2017
Location: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Registration/Fees: VUMC Nursing Education & Professional Development Website: https://ww2.mc.vanderbilt.edu/nepd/49599
Faculty: Mary MacKrell, MSN, MEd, RN, OCN®, BMTCN®
Contact information: Susan Bosworth MSN, RN-BC, FNP, nursingeducation@vanderbilt.edu, 615-875-4865.

Title: BMTCN® Certification Review Course
Dates: April 1, 2017
Location: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Registration/Fees: VUMC Nursing Education & Professional Development Website: https://ww2.mc.vanderbilt.edu/nepd/49599
Faculty: Mary MacKrell, MSN, MEd, RN, OCN®, BMTCN®
Contact information: Susan Bosworth MSN, RN-BC, FNP, nursingeducation@vanderbilt.edu, 615-875-4865.

Texas

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Date: April 1, 2017, 7:15 am - 5 pm, 7 contact hours
Location: Cancer Support Community North Texas, 8196 Walnut Hill Lane,Dallas, TX 75231
Presenter: Elaine DeMeyer RN, MSN, AOCN®
Contact information: Amy Ford- amyrford@gmail.com, Please call/text 972-965-1750

Title: BMTCN® Certification Review Course: Preparing to be Successful
Dates: May 11 and May 25, 2017
Location: Simmons Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390-8590
Contact: Deborah Spitzer, deborah.spitzer@utsoughtwestern.edu or 214-645-0902

Washington

Title:  OCN® Review Course Sponsored by the Puget Sound Chapter of ONS
Dates:  May 13 & May 20, 2017
Location:  Swedish Medical Center Cherry Hill, Seattle, WA
Contact information:  Juanita Madison, email psonsOCNReview@gmail.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.