Nursing Continuing Professional Development

Nursing Continuing Professional Development

Clinical Registered Nurse Preceptor Certificate, 18.0 Blended Contact Hours Plus Mentorship 6.0 (Contact Hours at Nursing Facility Site)

Cost: $146.00 for all 8 weeks

These classes are for RNs who work at clinical sites with nursing students  or those who onboard new hires. These classes are also suitable for nurse managers and educators from colleges and community healthcare facilities. Four hours of simulation are part of the contact hours.

Location: Del Mar College Continuing Education Campus,  3209 S Staples St. Online, blended or on campus. Classes are in Canvas and do not require attendance on campus.

To earn the Clinical RN Preceptor Certificate, a Registered Nurse must successfully complete all 18 Educational Activity hours above and then complete a Clinical RN Preceptor Mentorship of 6 clinical days/over six weeks (6.0 Contact Hours) with RN Nursing Faculty who have completed and RN Faculty Mentor CertificateClinical RN Preceptor Mentorships are by arrangement.

RN Faculty Mentor Certificate, 4.0 blended contact hours (nursing faculty only)

Cost:  $49.00 

Essentials of Competently Coaching Nursing Students for Success, 2.0 Contact Hours

Cost:  $49.00 

To register: Contact Dr. Donna Huddleston or Rebecca De La Garza at  361-698-2115 or email  registrations for some RNs are paid through agreements with healthcare facilities.


Del Mar College is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Page last updated July 12, 2021.

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To register or for more information, call Rebecca DeLaGarza at 361-698-2115 on Mondays, Tuesdays between 8AM-5PM and Fridays between 8AM-12:30PM. On other days, please leave a message. Or email

Contact Information

Continuing Education
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404

(361) 698-2122 or
(361) 698-1328