Restart or enhance your career as a registered nurse.

This program is for U.S. registered nurses who have been out of clinical practice for five or more years or for those trying to renew or obtain an Illinois state license.

Gain practical, hands-on skills and confidence in a program with 68 classroom hours and 80 clinical hours (includes orientation). Ideal for registered nurses working in non-hospital settings, nurses returning to the workforce, or nurses who want to further their education in the most current medical practices. To take the class, you must complete this online questionnaire.

The Nursing Practice Update Digital Badge is designed for RNs and radiology nurses working in non-hospital settings such as nursing homes and schools, nurses returning to the workforce, or those working in the most current medical practices. The Badge authenticates and documents your achievements in completing the RN Refresher program. Click here to read frequently asked questions.

Click here to request an RN Refresher replacement certificate.

Requirements for Harper College Digital Badge

  • RN Refresher Program