The Online Opioid Prescription and Substance Abuse Education Conference

Get all 10.0 Hrs of required opioid education to satisfy the IL APRN licensure renewal requirements!

With the enactment of IL House Bill 313 into law as House Act 0214 on Jan 1, 2018, All IL-licensed nurse practitioners are now required to obtain 10 hours of pharmacology continuing education specific to Opioid Prescription and Substance Abuse Education. This course is a self-study of the April 2018 Live version of this content. By watching each of the 10 hours of content at your pace, you can affordably and efficiently meet this requirement!

At the end of these videos, you will take a post-course evaluation and when that is submitted, you will be connected to a site where all 10 CE certificates will be generated for you to instantly download and print!

NOTE: for those seeking AANA Class A credit, it can be individually applied directly with AANA as a non-prior approval application for 10 credits. CRNAs may apply individually using the Individual Nonprior Approval Application via the AANA CE Portal at

This course is approved for 10.5 hours of ANCC approved nursing contact hours.

Skills on Point, LLC is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

Your Instructor

Dr. John Russell, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CCRN, RNFA
Dr. John Russell, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CCRN, RNFA

Dr. John Russell, DNP, APRN, AGACNP-BC, FNP-BC, CCRN, RNFA is the owner and founder of Skills On Point®, LLC as well as a nurse practitioner/first assistant with practice experience in cardiothoracic surgery. As well as an instructor for the National Institute of First Assisting, INC (NIFA®), John teaches nurse practitioner students for Northern Illinois University and Rosalind Franklin University for CRNAs and FNPs. He loves simplifying complicated concepts into digestible portions and loves to use ridiculous analogies to make the most complicated concepts come to life for the learner.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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