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RN Refresher Course NUR 290 and NUR 291

Complete RN Refresher program in only 12 weeks with medical/surgical clinical rotations included. Classes fill quickly so register soon. Contact Colleen Cleary-Doone Phone 303.914.6627.

This 12-week course is designed for registered nurses who have been absent from nursing practice (15 years or less) and want to update their skills. Students will meet Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursday from approximately 8:30AM - 4:30PM. During this course you will update basic nursing skills, review body systems, learn and practice physical assessment skills, and engage in extensive peripheral line placement and maintenance.

The 12-week course consists of approximately:

  • 116 hours classroosm time
  • 96-120 hours hospital clinical experience
  • 32 hours skills lab in a hospital with state-of-the-art hands-on opportunities

This course, which has been offered at Red Rocks Community college since 1970, has helped thousands of registered nurses return to practice. So, what are you waiting for?

Our curriculum is approved by the Colorado Council on Nursing Education (CCNE) and endorsed by the Community Colleges of Colorado.