Nurse Preceptor Academy

Start Date & Time

6/7/2018 9:00 AM

End Date & Time

6/7/2018 3:30 PM


Live workshop


3440 Liberty Drive, Springfield, IL


Illinois Education Association


$150 per nurse


Kathy Fauble, ICAHN Professional Education Services Director, at 217.223.0452

Nurse Preceptor Academy

ICAHN's next Nurse Preceptor Academy for developing, preparing, and supporting passionate preceptors, is slated for Thursday, June 7 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Illinois Education Association Building, 3440 Liberty Drive, Springfield, IL. This live workshop is a highly interactive day that explores the unique challenges faced as a preceptor. Those participating will gain confidence in their ability to teach new hires important skills that will lead them to be safe, competent, and independent practitioners.

Topics for the ICAHN Preceptor Academy include:

  • Integrating new employees into your clinical team
  • Developing successful communication skills
  • Creating preceptee learning plans
  • Providing appropriate feedback
  • Relating to different personalities and different generations
  • Teaching critical thinking and clinical decision-making for safe practice
  • Evaluating performance expectations
  • Generation and personality differences
  • Conflict resolution

Online coursework includes an introductory webinar on May 22 from 2 to 2:30 p.m. Online modules cover 3.5 hours of activities and are completed before the live workshop. Those participating will work on these modules at their own pace through the ICAHN Workforce Academy.

8.75 Nurse Contact Hours available. Criteria for successful completion include completion of all online modules and attendance at the live event, plus submission of a completed evaluation form. Partial credit will not be awarded. ICAHN is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association.

Cost is $150 per nurse. Payment is non-refundable and must be made prior to the start of the Academy.

Visit to register

For more information, contact Kathy Fauble, ICAHN Professional Education Services Director, at 217.223.0452.