About Us:

Barkley & Associates, Inc. is an international nurse practitioner (NP) continuing education company dedicated to providing the nation’s best NP continuing education and certification review/clinical update courses. Whether seeking new advances in clinical practice guidelines, obtaining the latest updates in advanced pharmacology, or preparing for initial national certification, our courses are ideal!


Company Specialties:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Emergency Nurse Practitioner

Product Highlights:

  • 24/7 Online Continuing Education and Pharmacology Updates for NPs
  • NP Certification Review/Clinical Update Online Streaming and Home Study Courses

We guarantee that our Online Streaming Certification Review/Clinical Updates Course customers will PASS national certification exams given by any of these organizations:

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB)
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • National Certification Corporation (NCC)
  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB)

Superior Academic Experience:

Barkley & Associates is the only Nurse Practitioner continuing education company owned and operated by an educator with 26 years of full-time faculty experience who worked through academic ranks from Instructor to full Professor. Today, Dr. Barkley is Professor Emeritus of Nursing at the Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing, California State University, Los Angeles.

In addition, he has presented international continuing education and certification review courses for nurse practitioners for over 22 years. Bringing unparalleled value to the content in our courses, Dr. Barkley has held numerous university leadership positions including Coordinator of the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program, Director of Nurse Practitioner Programs, Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program, and Director of the Graduate Programs.

Obtaining a PhD in Nursing with sub-specialties in Nursing Education and Nursing Education Administration, Dr. Barkley is by far the most uniquely qualified educator to design, coordinate, and deliver outstanding certification review/clinical update and continuing education courses for nurse practitioners.