CEN Review Course: Essentials of Emergency Nursing

Whether you’re studying for your Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) exam, you’re new to emergency nursing and want to build your foundation of clinical knowledge, or you’re looking to earn CEs for recertification, BCEN’s online CEN review course provides a robust and well-rounded guide to emergency nursing.

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Comprehensive CEN review, made just for you.

BCEN’s CEN Review Course is your comprehensive guide to emergency care. Course modules follow the CEN exam content outline, providing a holistic and highly interactive overview of anatomy and physiology, patient assessment, treatments, interventions, education and more. This self-guided, online CEN review course can be taken any time, on any device, providing a personalized study plan perfect for your busy schedule.

What makes BCEN’s CEN Review Course different?


Prepare with Precision

Interactive Learning

Microlearning modules break down the CEN content outline into easily digestible segments, featuring interactive graphics, photographs and videos. Follow along using the included printable CEN study guide.

References & Rationales

Supporting rationale and references help connect the dots to your real-life practice, explaining how each piece of clinical content applies to patients you’ll see in the ED.

Knowledge Checks

Regular knowledge checks through 175+ new CEN exam-style practice questions help track your progress and identify strengths and weaknesses to guide your studies.

Expert Insights

"I cannot emphasize enough how instrumental this course will be for nurses preparing to become CENs... The flexibility it offers is unparalleled, enabling learners to study at their own pace. Each section covers assessment, interventions, treatment, and education, providing a structured approach to mastering the essentials and beyond."

- Stephanie Klavohn, MBA, MS, BSN, RN, CEN, TCRN

"Nurses who take this course will not only prepare for the CEN exam, but will also have a deeper understanding of how to care for their patients. I especially love the 'Why this is important in Emergency Nursing' sections, which help connect the dots for the learner why a concept is important to patient care in the Emergency Department."

- Janie Schumaker, MBA, BSN, RN, CEN, CENP, FABC

"Preparing for the CEN exam can be overwhelming with so much content to study. This course is a targeted online review allowing for self-paced learning. Whatever topic needs additional learning, I can choose to study that section along with the study guide, offering the flexibility to further my understanding and apply it at the bedside."

- Hollye Briggs, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN


Note: BCEN does not endorse any certification exam review resources. BCEN’s CEN Review Course: Essentials of Emergency Nursing was created independently of anyone developing the CEN certification exam, which means the course does not provide any unfair advantage in passing the exam because there is no proprietary information shared within the course lessons.