Bioterrorism Self-Study Course

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Thank you for your interest in NNA’s Bioterrorism Self-Study Course. This four (4) Contact Hour continuing education activity is offered by Nicola Aaker, Nevada Nurses Association, an approved continuing education provider of the Nevada State Board of Nursing (provider #NV000603).

Successful completion of this course satisfies the one-time requirement for licensure by the Nevada State Board of Nursing (NSBN) for all nurses to take four (4) hours of continuing education “relating to the medical consequences of an act of terrorism that involves the use of a weapon of mass destruction” pursuant to the Nevada Nurse Practice Act, NRS 632.343 (3).

Instructions: Read the SELF-STUDY, print and complete the form packet below which includes the Request form, evaluation form and the POST-TEST. Send all pages with the answer sheets and appropriate fee(s) via email or U.S. Mail to:

Nicki Aaker, MSN, MPH, RN 
NNA Continuing Education Committee Chair 
2211 Fermi Road 
Carson City, NV 89706 
Phone (775) 747-2333 

Please Note: For the best view, once in this self-study program, close the outline and be sure to view the notes.

To receive continuing education credit for this course, you must score 80% or better on the exam AND send all form with the appropriate fee(s) to NNA (see fee schedule below). If you receive a score below 80%, you will be instructed to re-read the self-study program and re-take the exam until you score 80% or better. Upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate from NNA for your records. Please keep your certificate in your files indefinitely as your proof of completion. No fees will be refunded to you for exam scores below 80%. However, you will not be charged to re-take the exam.

CE Fees:
*Make checks payable to NNA.
  • Nevada Nurses Association member exam - FREE
  • Non-member exam - $30.00
  • Repeat exams – FREE
Additional Options and Fees:
  • S&H for all mailed certificates non-members - $1.50 
  • Expedite Fee: 72 hour Return Guarantee (non-members) - $5.00
    NOTE: This option is available for certificates returned via Fax & E-mail Only

PLEASE BE AWARE: Nevada Nurses Association members volunteer their time to process all tests several times per month. Expedited tests are collected separately and processed within 72 hours. For additional questions, you may leave us a voicemail or send us an email message. All inquiries are returned in the order in which they are received as soon as possible. Please note, volunteers do not work every day and all calls/emails are returned at once so please be patient. Thank you! every day and all calls/emails are returned at once so please be patient. Thank you!

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Online NNA Bioterrorism Self-Study Course

Bioterrorism Self Study Form Packet [pdf]
Includes the Request Form, Evaluation, and Post Test. Requires Adobe 7.0 or above.