Continua Learning: The Laws and Rules That Govern The Practice Of Nursing In The State Of Florida (2 SN CEU)

1 module


Course Length
120 mins

HCAF eLearning



Starting in 2015 it is a requirement for all nurses in the state of Florida to complete a two-hour course on nursing laws and practice in Florida. 

This course is a part of the total 24 hours that are required each biennium and includes content on Chapters 456 and Chapter 464 of the Florida Statutes

This course is made up of 5 lessons that contain the information you need to know about nursing laws and practice in Florida and satisfies the State's new requirement.


The objectives of this course are:

  • Describe the sole legislative purpose in enacting the Nurse Practice Act as stated in Chapter 464 under Title XXXII.
  • Define five specific acts requiring substantial specialized knowledge that a professional nurse performs in the "Practice of Professional Nursing." 
  • Describe and define the five rights of delegation and the nurses' responsibility when delegating specific duties in the healthcare setting.
  • Explain how a professional nurse renews her/he/his license or certificate.
  • Describe the process and at least 5 grounds for disciplinary action according to the guidelines in the Nurse Practice Act.


By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate HCAF Course Certificate

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Continua Learning: The Laws and Rules That Govern the Practice of Nursing in Florida
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