For over 40 years

The Leader in Perioperative Certification

CCI is a non-profit credentialing body dedicated to perioperative nursing. Our mission is to improve patient outcomes through nursing competency assessment and lifelong professional development.

Years of Credentialing Excellence
Perioperative Specialty Credentials
Certified Perioperative Nurses

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Start your next journey by learning more about CNOR, CSSM, CNS-CP or CNAMB certification.

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Upcoming Events and Webinars

Jan 27, 2020 @ 7:30AM EST

OR Business Management Conference 2020

See us at the OR Business Management Conference from January 27, 2019 - January 30, 2019. Designed for operating room business managers, directors, and perioperative services professionals, you are sure to walk away with valuable information that can be implemented as soon as you're back to work. Use code CCI20 at checkout for 20% off your registration!

Feb 6, 2020 @ 7PM EST

CSSM Certification: The Next Step for Surgical Services Managers

The CSSM (Certified Surgical Services Manager) credential validates the knowledge required to serve as a leader in the perioperative environment. Join CCI staff to learn more about how earning and maintaining the CSSM credential can benefit you and your workplace.

Feb 12, 2020 @ 7PM EST

CNOR Certification: Pathway to Excellence

Certification validates the patient care provided by the perioperative nurse committed to professional excellence. Join CCI to learn more about how earning the CNOR credential can benefit you, your patients, and your workplace.