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 or CNAMB certification.

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Upcoming Events and Webinars

Apr 26, 2021 @ 11AM EST

ASCA 2021 Virtual Conference

Come visit our virtual booth at the ASCA Virtual Conference happening on April 26th, May 3rd, and May 10th! During the conference, you will be able to participate in the live, interactive breakout sessions or watch recordings of sessions at your convenience after the live event.

Prep Course
Apr 30, 2021 @ 9:45AM EST

CNOR Live Virtual Prep Course

The CNOR Live Virtual Prep Course is an interactive two-day online course designed to provide foundational information relevant to preparing for the CNOR exam. The course will feature live instruction covering the most requested exam subject areas, break-out sessions, two quiz competitions, and an opportunity to earn 12 CE contact hours upon successfully completing the virtual prep course.

May 7, 2021 @ 7PM EST

CNAMB Certification: Essentials

The CNAMB credential is designed for perioperative nurses who are seeking to improve and validate their professional competency in the ambulatory surgery setting. 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.

Volunteer With CCI

Get involved with your certification community! Volunteers help develop our credentialing exams, serve on our recertification committee, and more while earning points towards recertification. Applicants must hold an active or Emeritus CCI credential.