Advanced Procedures Workshops for NPs will be held in the following cities:



Reasons Not to Miss!
  • Refine and perfect advanced procedures skills to enhance your practice!
  • Earn a maximum of 12 contact hours of Continuing Education, which includes 12 contact hours of Advanced Procedures by attending all five workshops.
  • All Advanced Procedures Workshops are approved to meet both ANCC and AANPCB national recertification requirements for all nurse practitioners!
  • All Advanced Procedures Workshops are also approved to meet the AANPCB requirement of 30 hours in emergency care procedural skills to be eligible to sit for national ENP certification!

Workshop 1.1, 2.1, 4.1, 5.1
Advanced Procedures Workshop:
Landmark & Ultrasound-guided Central Line Placement & Vascular Access

(EJ, IJ, Subclavian, Femoral Sites & Intraosseous Line Placement;
Limited to ~ 6-8 attendees; 3.0 contact hours; 3.0 hours of Advanced Procedures)
Workshop 1.2, 2.2, 4.2, 5.2
Advanced Procedures Workshop:
Difficult Airway Management

(Adjunct Airways [nasal trumpet, oral airway, LMA], Endotracheal Intubation, Use of Bougie, King Airway Tube Placement, Cricothyrotomy, & Other Strategies;
Limited to ~ 6-8 attendees; 3.0 contact hours; 3.0 hours of Advanced Procedures)
Workshop 1.3, 2.3, 4.3, 5.3
Advanced Procedures Workshop:
Landmark & Ultrasound-guided Thoracentesis, Needle Decompression, & Chest Tube Insertion – including Pigtail Catheters
(Limited to ~ 6-8 attendees; 3.0 contact hours; 3.0 hours of Advanced Procedures)
Workshop 1.4, 2.4, 4.4, 5.4
Advanced Procedures Workshop:
Landmark & Ultrasound-guided Lumbar Puncture, Paracentesis, & Extended Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (EFAST) Exam
(Limited to ~ 6-8 attendees; 3.0 contact hours; 3.0 hours of Advanced Procedures)
Workshop 1.5, 2.5, 4.5, 5.5
Advanced Procedures Workshop:
Managing Extremity Issues
(Digital Blocks, Regional Anesthesia, I & D of Abscesses, Nail Trephination, Simple Suturing;
Limited to ~ 6-8 attendees; 3.0 contact hours; 3.0 hours of Advanced Procedures)
Workshop 1.6, 2.6, 4.6, 5.6
Advanced Procedures Workshop:
Emergency HEENT Procedures
(Tonometry, Eye Exams with Surface Staining, Ocular Foreign Body Removal, Dental Emergencies including Dental Blocks, Nasal Packing, Nose & Ear Foreign Body Removal;
Limited to ~ 6-8 attendees; 3.0 contact hours; 3.0 hours of Advanced Procedures)
*To obtain procedural CE, and to maximize a fully hands-on experience, this workshop requires attendees to review approximately one hour of material prior to the session. Instructions will be emailed for preparation approximately one month prior to the conference. All Advanced Procedures Workshops are approved to meet the AANPCB requirement of 30 hours in emergency care procedural skills to be eligible to sit for national ENP certification.
All Advanced Procedures Workshops are approved to meet the AANPCB requirement of 30 hours in emergency care procedural skills to be eligible to sit for national ENP certification.
Barkley & Associates reserves the right to reassign attendees to a different Advanced Procedures Workshop time, if needed, to ensure optimal group learning and appropriate faculty to student ratios. In this case, attendees will be notified in advance of alternatives.