Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC)

5th Edition – a Pediatric Nursing Course

ENPC Dates:

January 29 & 30, 2020

Accurate assessment and emergency nursing care of a child with an acute illness or injury requires special knowledge and skills. The Emergency Nursing Association (ENA) Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course is designed to provide the pediatric knowledge and hands-on skills needed to care for pediatric patients in the emergency setting.


This 2 day course presents a systematic assessment model, integrates the associated anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology, and identifies appropriate interventions.


ENPC is pediatric emergency nursing course written and taught by pediatric nurse experts.


This course involves:

* A 2 day intensive course taught by pediatric expert instructors with a ratio of approximately 1 faculty per four learners.

* Hands-on training using both an individual and team approach. Teaching scenarios offer you the opportunity to practice the systematic approach of the initial assessment in real-life scenarios.

* Case-based online learning offers learning to be done at one’s own pace. *Note: on-line modules must be completed before class with no exceptions

* Evidence-based content developed by pediatric emergency experts. A comprehensive Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course Provider Manual, includes information on common injuries and illnesses, with special emphasis on age and developmental stages


Target Group:

ENPC is designed for nurses working in an Emergency or Pediatric environment


Pre-Course Preparation:

* Online module work must be completed prior to the first day of class.

* Review and understand the information in the ENPC manual, using the A-I Systematic approach to assessment and prioritization.


Course Details and Expectations

* Approximate length of the course: 2 days. Lunch is not provided.

* Students who do not complete the pre-course modules will not be permitted to attend the in person course.

* At the completion of Day 2 Course Directors will enter skill station scores on the class roster to provide students with an access email to the online exam.

* Students must access the exam within one week from the class end date. The 50 item multiple choice exam is open book and timed.

* If the exam is not passed with an 80% on the first try, 1 retake will be allowed.





Pediatric Acute Care Education