You want better patient outcomes.
So do we.
We welcome you to join our community of over 40,000 professionals dedicated to perioperative nursing excellence.
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.
Upcoming Events and Webinars
Professional Educator Perioperative Certificate of Mastery
The Professional Educator Practicum Certificate of Mastery (PEP-COM) is a two-day hybrid (remote or in-person) course that will provide current and new professional educators with guidance and tools needed to be effective in this key role. At the completion of the course, you will be able to identify resources to assist staff with transforming best practices into patient care, apply standards of professionalism and leadership to the role of nursing professional development, and design educational activities. Earn your Professional Educator – Perioperative Certificate of Mastery by attending the live session or viewing the recording of the mandatory PEP Rally/Webinar, participating in the live course (remote or in-person), and actively engaging in the lectures, breakout sessions, and completing all required post live course assignments. Reserve your spot today!
CSSM Certification: The Next Steps 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. This presentation will cover eligibility requirements, the application process, and exam preparation tips. The session will conclude with a question and answer period with CCI staff.
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 20 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.