Approved Provider

Thank you to those that attended a 2017 WNA CEAP Approved Provider education program.  We were very pleased with the turnout, rich discussion, and excellent questions. A similar program will be offered in Fall 2018 – dates and locations to be determined.  Information will be posted on the website when available. Please contact Megan at the WNA office with questions.

Key Responsibilities for Approved Providers

Interested in becoming an Approved Provider through WNA CEAP?

That’s great!  We commend you for considering this next step in offering quality continuing nursing education.

Before beginning the application process, you must contact WNA Nurse Peer Review Leader (NPRL) Mary Kay Scheller at to determine your organization’s ability to apply and discuss the requirements of being an Approved Provider.

Listing of WNA CEAP Approved Providers

Many organizations in Wisconsin and beyond are Approved Providers of continuing nursing education (CNE).  For a complete list of WNA CEAP Approved Providers, click here.

Current WNA CEAP Approved Providers ONLY:

Activity Record Forms

These forms are to be used during the CNE activity planning process to document your educational planning using the WNA criteria.

All forms are provided in an active Word format to allow for electronic completion. Download and save the applicable forms to your computer before completing.  Your organization’s name logo may be added.  Current Approved Providers should not use forms/documents from the Individual Educational Activity (IEA) webpage.

Required Forms for your CNE Activity Records:

  1. Educational Activity Record Form (New – 1/11/18!)
  2. Conflict of Interest Form
  3. Commercial Support Agreement (if applicable to your CNE activity)

Optional Approved Provider Forms:

  1. Educational Planning Table
  2. Biographical Data Form
  3. Joint Provider Agreement
  4. Educational Activity Record Form – Enduring Material Form

NARS (ANCC Nursing Activity Reporting System)

Documents for current Approved Providers reapplying for Approved Provider status (Renewal is once every three years):

  1. Approved Provider Application Process, Fees, and Decisions
  2. Intent to Apply/Approved Provider Eligibility Verification
  3. Approved Provider Application Instructions
  4. Approved Provider Application – contact the WNA NPRL at for the latest AP application
  5. WNA Provider Manual – contact the WNA NPRL at

Approved Provider Webinars

Below are the recordings from CEAP Approved Provider webinars held every other month.



  • For questions on forms, fees, deadlines etc., please contact Megan at the WNA office at
  • For questions related to eligibility and clarification of ANCC/WNA CEAP requirements and criteria, please contact the WNA Nurse Peer Review Leader (NPRL) at