Continued Professional Certification (CPC)

Core Modules

Recognized by the NBCRNA
National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists
"The AANA has gone above and beyond expectations with the CPC modules. I have been a CRNA for 18 years and it was an excellent review." ~Sherry S.
In your second 4-year cycle? Start learning now!

The new AANA CPC Core Modules set the standard for an innovative and dynamic learning journey. Our creative course design and microlearning environment provide an engaging learning experience that fits your busy schedule and keeps you up-to-date on the latest innovations in anesthesia practice.

13 hours

of Online Learning


for AANA Members
*Nonmember price: $325
Take advantage of group rates for organizations!
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Enjoy Your Learning Experience

Scenario-based learning environment with interactive experiences that are creative, engaging and smartly designed.

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Learn Everywhere

Learn on the go, in your home or workplace. AANA's CPC Modules seamlessly provide the best learning experience across all of your devices.

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Innovative Learning Journey

The AANA CPC Modules take an innovative approach so you can be confident in mastering pertinent information.

Designed for you

AANA's CPC Modules provide you with an innovative learning experience with microlearning moments that can be completed on a break, outside the operating room on your phone, or at your home/office computer.


The AANA CPC Core Modules will cover four major areas, adhering to NBCRNA performance objectives:

Airway Management Techniques

Instructional goal:
To enhance knowledge and skills in basic and advanced airway management instrumentation and techniques.

Applied Clinical Pharmacology

Instructional goal:
To enhance in-depth understanding of and provide learning experiences in the utilization, actions, interactions, and adverse effects of anesthetics and adjuvant medications.

Human Physiology and Pathophysiology

Instructional goal:
To enhance in-depth understanding of the physiological differences across the lifespan as well as the function of and interaction between organ systems and their associated disorders to ensure the safe and effective administration of anesthesia.

Anesthesia Equipment and Technology

Instructional goal:
To provide information on current anesthesia equipment, technology, and informatics.

A new learning experience

5–15 minute ‘nanos’ allows access to courses in small sections to fit in busy schedules
  • Narration
  • Video
  • Illustrations
  • Interactive components
Study materials
  • Reference materials available for download
  • Framework for easy note-taking
Study plan allows learners to create their own experience

Purchasing for your organization?

Group rates are available on purchase of multiple licenses for the AANA CPC Core Modules. Please contact us for more information.