Continuing Education

Earn continuing nursing education (CNE) credit through online professional development opportunities.

Surviving Your First Years as a Nurse Program

This newly revised program offers new courses and updated content to cover issues relevant to today's nurse. It serves as a guide with practical tips and techniques which are not normally taught in nursing school. It focuses on successfully making the transition from student to professional nurse, minimizing legal risks, managing relationships, using social media in healthcare, and other aspects of nursing which occur at and away from the bedside. Each course is also available individually. The courses are: 

  • Transitioning from Student to Professional Nurse
  • Legal Risks as a Nurse
  • Dealing with Difficult Patients and Families
  • Advancing Your Nursing Career
  • Incivility in Healthcare: Understanding Disruptive Colleagues
  • Social Media for Healthcare Providers

CNE Awarded: 29.9 

Members-only FREE CNE

Take advantage of the professional development courses and speeches from past Sigma events.

All Sigma CNE Courses

Improve your clinical and nurse manager skill sets. (Sigma member discounts apply.)


Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.