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RN Refresher Skills & Simulation

The School of Nursing has entered into a partnership with Central Colorado Area Health Education Center (AHEC) to offer the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience of RN Refresher Course.

RN Refresher students may register with the School of Nursing at Platt College for Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning component while they are completing the theory portion with Colorado Central AHEC; however, participants must provide documentation to Platt College demonstrating they have successfully completed the didactic portion of a certified RN refresher program and have a current RN license or a temporary RN license issued from the Colorado State Board of Nursing before the participating in the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience.

Participants may register for one of the following three options:

Option One 1 Day

  • Skills Laboratory and One Scenario (8:00 am-4:30 pm)
  • Total Cost for Learning Experience & Skills Kit = $930

Option Two 1.5 Days

  • Skills Laboratory and Two Scenarios (Day 1 8:00 am-4:30 pm) and  (Day 2 8:00 am-11:30 am)
  • Total Cost for Learning Experience & Skills Kit = $1,250

Option Three 1.5 Days

  • Skills Laboratory and Three Scenarios (Day 1 8:00 am-4:30 pm) and (Day 2 8:00 am-12:30 pm)
  • Total Cost for Learning Experience & Skills Kit = $1,610

Registration and Fees

Participants will register for the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience with the Simulation Coordinator via telephone or email. Course date(s) will be scheduled with the RN Refresher participant by the Simulation Coordinator based on skills and simulation laboratory availability. Fifty percent (50%) of the total cost for the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience is due at the time of registration and is paid to Platt College via check, credit card, or cash. The remaining balance can be paid to Platt College in monthly installments and must be paid in full by the date of the scheduled Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience. Participants who have registered for Option One may change to Option Two or Three at any point. Fifty percent (50%) of the revised total cost for the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience is due at the time of the change and is paid to Platt College via check, credit card, or cash.

Participants who have registered for the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience and decide to cancel will be refunded the amount paid less $75 for the nursing skills kit and a $75 scheduling fee ($150). Participants will not receive a grade nor will they receive college credit for the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience. Participants who wish to enroll in the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience a second time will receive a 20% discount on the total cost of the Skills Laboratory and Simulation Learning experience.

Platt College will provide documentation verifying completion to either the participant and/or Colorado Central AHEC. 

For more information regarding the RN Refresher Skills and Simulation, contact Associate Dean of Nursing Dr. Jama Goers

*The RN Refresher Skills and Simulation is not included in the scope of the institution's accreditation with ACCSC. 

Please complete the following form to begin an inquiry about the RN Refresher Skills and Simulation Learning Experience at Platt College.