Review Courses

ONCC offers information about certification review courses and other continuing education opportunities as a service to certification candidates. ONCC does not provide review courses.

If you are planning to use a course for continuing education contact hours required for initial certification, or for renewal of certification, be sure the contact hours have been provided or approved by an accredited provider of nursing continuing education. If you have questions about a specific review course, please contact the program organizer directly.

Online Review Courses
ONS offers online review courses for OCN®, AOCNP®, and AOCNS® certification, including a series of courses that can be taken individually or as a bundle. Visit the ONS website for course information or contact ONS Customer Service at 866-257-4ONS.
ONS Certification Review Courses also offers the Oncology Nursing Review And Certification Prep Course. Go to and select Oncology Nursing Review from the topic drop down menu for information and dates.


Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Dates: April 20-21, 2018
Location: University of Miami Sylvester Cancer Center 
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact: Eileen Butler; (preferred); 305 243-9192


Title: CPHON Review Course (part of Innovations in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology: Caring for Our Patients and Ourselves conference)
Dates: November 1, 2017
Location: Atlanta, GA
Hosted by: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center
Register online.


Title: Oncology Certified Nurse Review Course

Date: September 25-26, 2017
Location: 511 Robinbrooke Blvd., Elizabethtown, KY 42701 - Hardin Memorial Hospital Cancer Care Center
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Description: This OCN® Review Course is designed using the Oncology Certified Nursing Exam blueprint. Upon completion of the OCN® Review Course the participant is encouraged to register for the Oncology Nurse Certification Exam. Participants must attend both day 1 and day 2 to receive continuing education credit for this class. The fee is $200.
Contact information: Susan Reffett MSN, RN,  or Christy Speer R.T. (R),

Date: September 29-30, 2017
Title: OCN Certification Review Course
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Location: Baptist Health Lexington, Lexington, KY
Contact: Stacy Stanifer,, 859-260-6578

Title: OCN® Exam Review
Date: Saturday, August 19, 8 am - 5 pm
Location: Goldfarb School of Nursing, 4483 Duncan Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63115
Presenter: Chris Rimkus, RN, MSN, AOCN
Contact: Rebekah Flynn,, 314-362-0295
Registration: Registration is required. RSVP by July 31. $40 ONS Members, $60 Non-ONS Members. Cash or check only. Parking and meals provided.
Sponsor: Greater St. Louis ONS Chapter


Title: 2017 Oncology Preparation Course
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017, 7 AM - 5PM @ $75 with contact hours awarded.
Location: Nebraska Medical Center - Truhlsen Eye Institute, Omaha, NE
Presenter: Chris Rimkus, RN, MSN, AOCN
Contact: Visit or contact Tonya Schroeder, RN, MSN, OCN® Preferred: or text 402.740.5647

New York

Title: OCN® Certification Review Course
Dates: September 12-13, 2017
Location: Gaylord Cary Conference Room, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm & Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263 RPCI
Faculty: Jane Clark, PhD, RN, AOCN®, OCN®, GNP-C
Contact information: Jennifer Brew, Phone: 716-845-3314,

Title: The Breast Care Course: Preparing for the CBCN®
Date: October 13-14, 2017 
Location: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, New York


North Carolina

Title: OCN Review Course
Dates: October 11-12, 2017, 8am - 4:45 pm
Location: Duke University Health System- Hock Plaza, 2424 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27705
Contact: Please call 919-684-4293 to register (Fees- $25 for Duke Employees, $50 for Duke Affiliates, $100 for Non-Duke)


Title:  Comprehensive Oncology Nursing Review and Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN®) Preparation Course
Dates: Friday, September 8, 2017 and Saturday, September 9, 2017, 8 am - 4:30 pm. Check-in begins at 7:30 am.
Location: Robb Rutledge Education Center, Rutledge Auditorium, 701 5th Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76104
Faculty: Deborah Boyle MSN, RN, AOCNS, FAAN
Course overview: This two-day course is designed to prepare nurses for completing the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation's OCN® examination.The course is also a comprehensive review for current oncology certified nurses. The program follows the OCN® test content outline. A manual will be provided. 
Registration: Registration costs $100. You must register online.
Contact: For questions, contact Amber Markray, 
CE information: 13.66 contact hours will be awarded upon successful completion of this course. Texas Health Resources University-Fort Worth is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association – Approver, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


Title:  Puget Sound Chapter of ONS (PSONS) Oncology Certified Nurse Exam Review Course
Dates:  September 30 and October 7, 2017
Location:  Swedish Medical Center Cherry Hill Campus, Seattle, WA
Contact:  Visit or contact Juanita Madison, MN, RN, AOCNS at
Online Registration:


Please note:

  • These courses are not developed, provided, sponsored, or endorsed by ONCC, and their content may or may not be reflective of an actual certification test.
  • Participation in a review course does not guarantee successful completion of a certification test.
  • These courses may or may not provide continuing education contact hours.

For contact hours to be used to meet eligibility requirements for initial certification or for renewal of certification by ILNA Points, they must be provided by an accredited provider of nursing continuing education, or approved by an accredited approver of nursing continuing education. Please check with the course organizers regarding CE accreditation.

In addition, ONCC is not in any way affiliated with and does not endorse or sponsor Morrison Media or its exam preparation materials.