Review Deadlines and Fees

Contact Hour and Points Earning Period

Please refer to the table below to determine the time period during which your eligible contact hours and points activities must be earned:

CNOR Credential Valid
Contact Hours Must Be Earned Between
Application Due
2012 - 2017 Jan. 1, 2012 - Dec. 31, 2016 December 31, 2017
2013 - 2018 Jan. 1, 2013 - Dec. 31, 2017 December 31, 2018
2014 - 2019 Jan. 1, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2018  December 31, 2019

Application Deadlines

CCI is currently accepting 2018 recertification applications. 

All eligible candidates for recertification may submit their online application starting January 1st of the year they are due to recertify. To receive the early discount, you must complete the recertification process by midnight Central Standard Time on July 1. The absolute deadline is December 31. Applications received after December 31 will not be accepted under any circumstances.  

Contact Hours: If you are due to recertify in 2018, your contact hours must be earned by December 31, 2017.

Points: If you are due to recertify in 2018, your points must be earned by December 31, 2017.

Exam:  If you due in 2018 and are recertifying by exam, you must successfully pass the CNOR exam by December 31, 2018. Thus, you must apply to take the CNOR exam no later than midnight Central Time November 30, 2018. Please note, seat time may be limited in December.


 Early Recertification Fees
January 1 - July 1
Standard Recertification Fees
July 2 - December 31
Method Fee  Fee  
Contact Hours $325  $375
Points $325  $375
Exam $395  $445
Retired (one time fee) $125  $125

 All fees are subject to change without prior notification.

Refunds and Withdrawals

Learn more about CCI's Refund and Withdrawal Policies.

New Call-to-action