Prep for CNOR Online

Member Price:
Want this course free?:
This course is complimentary with the purchase of an AORN Membership. When both products are in your cart, the promotional price of Prep for CNOR Online ($0) will be reflected at checkout.
Prepare for the CNOR® exam by strengthening your perioperative nursing knowledge and review the current AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice and evidence-based practice guidelines.
CE Expire Date:
October 1, 2021
CE Amount:
(No reviews yet) Write a Review
Maximum Purchase:
1 unit
Prep for CNOR Online


This course will prepare the perioperative RN to sit for the CNOR® exam by strengthening his or her knowledge of perioperative nursing. This course is a review of the current AORN Guidelines for Perioperative Practice and evidence-based practice guidelines and will help reinforce fundamental concepts of perioperative nursing. Money back guarantee for those course participants who fail the CNOR® exam and meet the money back criteria.


  1. Identify the governing body administering the CNOR credential.
  2. Apply test taking strategies for the CNOR examination.
  3. Discuss key components of the nursing process related to perioperative nursing.
  4. Identify clinical reasoning and critical thinking skills necessary to effectively practice perioperative nursing.
  5. Identify safety measures to maintain a sterile field throughout the perioperative stay.
  6. Identify nursing interventions to ensure a safe environment for the perioperative patient.
  7. Identify strategies to assist the perioperative patient during the administration of anesthesia.
  8. Recognize perioperative patient complications associated with acute or chronic conditions.
  9. Recognize signs and symptoms of a perioperative patient's changing condition.
  10. Describe the role of the perioperative RN in emergent or crisis situations in the perioperative period.
  11. Identify components of effective communication in the perioperative practice setting.
  12. Identify the perioperative RN's role as patient advocate.
  13. Examine perioperative concerns for special populations of perioperative patients
  14. Describe safe patient handling and movement interventions.
  15. Discuss the perioperative RN's role in patient and family education.