Designed for LPNs & RNs
If you have maintained your FL Board of Nursing license and want to update your skills and gain employment, the Nurse Refresher Program is for you!
Classes are offered days, evenings, and weekends in the classroom, the skills lab, and the human patient simulator lab. Testing follows each class. All classes are approved for continuing education credits and are reported to CE Broker. (Courses are not for college credit.)
The Nurse Refresher Program is developed and guided by an Advisory Committee made up of Daytona State College faculty and individuals representing Volusia and Flagler community agencies.
Sample Course List
Rapid Response: Head-To-Toe Assessment
Patient Assessment: From Across the Room
IV Therapy Certification Course – 38 hours
IV Therapy Refresher Course – 6 hours
Basic EKG Skills
Integrating Spirituality into the Healing Arts
Addictions/Substance Use Disorder –New Scientific Discoveries
Dementia on the Rise
Review of Gastrointestinal System
Review of Neurological System
Review of Respiratory System
Review of Cardiovascular System
Review of Medical Terminology
Review of Endocrine System
Chronic Kidney Disease: The Unknown Epidemic
Best Practices for Wound Care
Nursing Skills Lab: Urinary Catheter Care/Sterile Dressing
Nursing Skills Lab: Nasal Gastric Tube and Suctioning
Nursing Skills Lab: IV’s with Calculations and Tracheostomy Care
Review of Commonly Used Meds: Medication Administration and Respiratory, Cardiac, Anti-Infectives and Neurologic Meds
Review of Commonly Used Meds: Renal, Reproductive, Diabetic, Pain, Steroids, GI, Anesthetic, etc.
Recognizing and Responding to Lab Values
It's Easy to Get Started!
Start any time.
Customize your plan to meet your needs, goals, and schedule.
Take courses at your own pace, whether it’s days, nights, and/or weekends.
Pay as you go on a course-by-course basis.
How It Works
Call us at 386-506-3522 to schedule your FREE initial consultation. During this meeting, we’ll work together to map out your employment and educational goals and develop an individualized learning plan. Bring your updated resume, a copy of your Florida nursing license, and any other certifications you may have.
Complete your customized refresher courses at your own pace. Suggested courses will vary depending on your prior experience and current career goals. We’ll check in with you along the way to help you stay on track and motivated to reach your goals.
As you near completion of your coursework, we’ll connect with you again. If it’s the right fit for you, we can assist with finding a clinical preceptorship to help you gain work experience.