Sedation Certification for medical professionals
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Sedation Online Course

Earn your “Certification in Moderate Sedation Online” plus 10 CE Credits (for RNs, MDs, DOs)

Course cost is only $200.00

Moderate Sedation Certification Course Objectives

The Learner will be able to:

  • Discuss the differences between minimal sedation, moderate sedation, deep sedation, and general anesthesia.
  • State 4 objectives/goals of sedation.
  • Identify your institution’s policy regarding care of the patient undergoing sedation.
  • Demonstrate care for the patient during pre-procedure, intra-procedure, and post-procedure phases of sedation.
  • List the drugs, routes, and dosages for the drugs commonly used in moderate sedation.
  • Discuss antidotes (dosage, side effects, indications) for commonly used drugs with sedation.
  • Describe signs and symptoms of partial and complete airway obstruction.
  • Demonstrate interventions to correct partial and complete airway obstruction.
  • Identify side effects and contraindications to medications that have the potential to suppress a patient’s protective reflexes and respiration.
  • Discuss the significance of utilizing the ASA classification during pre/post procedural pediatric and adult assessment.
  • Integrate age-specific principles into care of the pediatric and geriatric patient undergoing moderate sedation.
  • Document clearly, completely, and according to established standards, policies and instructions.
  • Administer moderate sedation safely.
  • Effectively manage complications which might arise during moderate sedation.

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A note from one of our RNs about this course:

“You are a 10 in this presentation. I have been to classes for the last six years and I have learned more today that is on my level than the other classed I have attended. Thank you very much; this has been a great class.”

Connie Childers, RN

Course Materials
    • Six hours of video lectures and four hours of competency study on the means, methods and medications for safe sedation.
    • A full course manual with PowerPoint presentation and a competency reading guide.
    • 100 question exam with a passing grade of 80%.
    • The on-line course allows three (3) chances to pass a randomized exam.
    • You will get notification right away when you pass!
    • You will be able to download your CE Credit Certificate when you pass.
    • You will receive via USPS mail your Certification in Moderate Sedation Certificate suitable for framing.
    • You will also receive a free one year membership in the American Association of Moderate Sedation Nurses (AAMSN) with a certificate suitable for framing and a membership card.
    • Works on Windows (XP, Vista and 7) Mac (OS X and up) Android and iPhone and iPad

The Continuum of Care is:

Consciousness… Sedation… Deep Sedation… Anesthesia… Coma… DEATH
The goal of the nurse, and provider managing the conscious sedation on this continuum is; “sedation”.

Course cost $200.00 US

Instructions for on-line Sedation Certification Registration

You must have a current ACLS or PALS for certification.

1. To Register for Course “Click Here”

2. Look to the right > “Register Here”

3. Read the instructions (When selecting course choose “Moderate Sedation Certification 2nd Edition”)

If you have any trouble or wish to pay by check please call 866-312-3159.

Steps to re-access the course:

1. Return to

2. Click on “Individual Login”

3. Enter the username and password you signed up with.

Compatibility: Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 and Apple OS 10.4 and up. It is also compatible with all iPads and Android devices.

This Sedation Certification Continuing Education training is approved for:
  • Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider # CEP 15997 for 10 Contact Hours.
  • Healthy Visions is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). Code # 5-133.
  • The American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses (ABCGN) has designated Sedation Certification and Clinical Competency as GI-Specific for 6.75 contact hours.
  • Physician category II CMEs.

Sedation Certification



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