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Last Updated: Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:50 PM

RN, LPN, ARN Requirement:
Complete at least one of the following:

  • 30 contact hours from a continuing education provider recognized by the board
  • maintenance of certification or re-certification by a national certifying body recognized by the board
  • completion of an academic program of study in nursing or a related field recognized by the board
  • verification of competency and the number of hours practiced as evidenced by employer certification on a form approved by the Board.

Renewal Period:
April 30th of even numbered years.

CNA Requirement:
Employment as a nurse aide for at least eight consecutive hours during the 24 months preceding renewal.
CNA Renewal Form

South Carolina Board of Nursing Phone:

South Carolina Board of Nursing


Mailing Address:
South Carolina Board of Nursing
PO Box 12367
Columbia, S.C. 29211-2367

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