Is this certification recognized by the American Nurse Credentialing Committee (ANCC) Magnet?

It is recognized for continuing education credits only.

How long do you have to complete the course/test once you start?

Individuals have one year to complete the course. If not completed in one year you will need to re-purchase the course.

Can you keep taking the test until you pass?

You have one attempt to pass the exam with an 80% or above test score. A second attempt can be requested but will include an administrative fee. A third attempt will require re-purchase of the course.

Are CE credits recognized in all states?


I have not received my confirmation email. What do I do?

First, check your spam folder if still not received contact

Do all of my CE's have to be from the same year for re-certification?

CE credits for re-certification include the two years between certifications.

How long does it take to complete the online course material?

It is at your own pace.

How do I become a member of the AAMSN?

A one-year membership for nurses is included with the successful completion of the Sedation Certification Course, or complete application on

How long will it take to receive my certificate?

Up to 21 days for processing.

Can you log on and off of the Sedation web site once you have started the course?


Can you stop in the middle of the test and start again where you left off?

Yes, if you save your progress.

Are CE hours still applicable if I do not pass the exam?

No, you must pass exam, and complete evaluation to print CE certificate.

Do you have a separate Pediatrics focused course? If not how much of the course work has a pediatric focus?

No and there is about thirty minutes to an hour pediatrics.

What are the minimum requirements for participation? Number of years of experience? ACLS? Ect Must be RN, PA, DO, or MD with current ACLS and/or PALS

One year experience with current license and a current ACLS and/or PALS.

I want to verify that all hard copy course materials are included in the facility fee price for online tuition. Is this correct?


When re-certifying with 30 CE credits, do I need to send copies of all the CE certificates or just list the names of the courses?

Completed list is all that is required.

Does this course meet the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Assoc. (SGNA) standards of nursing care?

SGNA specific for 6.75 CE credits

Is this material and content in accordance to the American Society of Anesthesiologist standards?