AACN is an organization that offers education, advanced certifications, and training events to nurses nationwide.

Some of the education that they provide is for nurses in their careers, the most common certification is the CCRN exam, and training events include review courses, webinar series, and national events geared toward educating nurses here in the United States and around the world in the field of Critical Care.


Become A Member

Members pay a fee to become a member each year, three years, or five years. This membership enables full access to the resources provided by AACN.

Attend An Event

AACN sponsors a wide range of events and educational opportunities. Check out some of them here.


Whether you or someone you know is a nurse, consider donating here to support advancement and education in the field of critical care.

Learn More

AACN members are all unified by a passion for the field of critical care, providing excellent patient care, and learning more about how to treat critical illness. Learn more!

Learn more about micro-credentials related to COVID-19 below!