*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.
Registered Nurses, inactive Registered Nurses
Considering updating your RN skills to return to practice or re-activating your nursing license? The NC AHEC RN Refresher Program is designed for RNs with an inactive license greater than 5 years. It is also available to RNs with an active license who want to update their knowledge and skills. The program consists of an online theory component and a clinical practicum. The theory component has 24 online modules which review adult nursing concepts. The modules are offered by UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing and UNC-Chapel Hill Digital Lifelong Learning. The clinical component is 140 hours of precepted clinical experience and is coordinated by Charlotte AHEC. Enrollment is ongoing.
Costs of the program:
Administrative fee (paid to the regional AHEC): $125
Theory Course (paid to UNC-CH Digital and Lifelong Learning*): $1000
Clinical Practicum fee (paid to the AHEC where the Clinical Practicum is administered): $250
Please contact the course coordinator, Kathryn Fitzpatrick, for more information or to schedule an appointment to enroll. Prospective students meet with the RN Refresher Coordinator to verify course eligibility before they are able to register for the program.
Kathryn Fitzpatrick DNP, RN, NPD-BC, 704-512-6523