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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Learn About Our Certifications

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

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Upcoming Events and Webinars

May 26, 2022 @ 7PM EST

CNAMB Recertification: Maintaining Certification

CNAMB-certified nurses understand the importance of maintaining their credential. Attend this webinar for a clear understanding of the CNAMB recertification process. Eligibility requirements and the entire recertification cycle are discussed. CCI staff will answer questions at the end of the webinar.

Jun 9, 2022 @ 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. Eligibility requirements, helpful study strategies, and test question analysis are discussed. The session will conclude with plenty of time for CCI staff to answer your questions.

Prep Course
Jun 11, 2022 @ 10AM EST

CFPN Live Virtual Prep Course

The CFPN Live Virtual Prep Course is an interactive online course designed to provide foundational information relevant to preparing to earn your CFPN credential. The course will feature live instruction covering the most requested exam subject areas, break-out sessions, and an opportunity to earn 10 points upon successfully completing the virtual prep course.

Find Help With Certification

Use our new tool to find a Certification Coach in your area. Coaches are volunteers that offer guidance on everything from preparing for the exam, succeeding after a failed attempt, and other general questions about earning your certification.