Pediatric nursing: Where hugs and saving lives go hand in hand.

When caring for the most vulnerable patients and supporting their caregivers, being a board certified pediatric emergency nurse means being the best you can be and inspiring the trust of every patient and family you encounter.

From neonatal and infant care all the way up through childhood and adolescence, the Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) prepares you to handle pediatric emergencies for every age and stage with expertise and confidence.

Be a Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse.

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The Certification Process The Certification Process
Follow your journey to the highest level of emergency nursing!
Eligibility Eligibility
Do you have what it takes to be BCEN certified?
Live Remote Proctoring Live Remote Proctoring
Certified Success ... from wherever you are.
CPEN Exam Fees & Discounts CPEN Exam Fees & Discounts
Price of the exam? Minimal. Value of certification? Limitless.
Study and Prepare Study and Prepare
Practice exams, review courses and other study tools to get you ready to tackle exam day.
Apply & Schedule Your CPEN Exam Apply & Schedule Your CPEN Exam
It’s time to get this ball rolling.
Digital Badge Digital Badge
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About the Exam About the Exam
How our certification exams are crafted and administered.
Answers to all your questions… even the ones you didn’t know you had.
Shop for CPEN Merchandise

This bundle kit includes a "Proud Certified Nurse mask, as well as a CPEN pin and patch/applique to show off your certification with pride.

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