Course Description

The Certificate Program in Legal Nurse Consulting is for registered nurses (RN) who are interested in applying their medical skills and expertise to the legal field.  The program's objective is to prepare registered nurses (RN) to perform analysis of health care issues and their related outcomes for the legal profession or other health care organizations.


**This program offers up to 42 contact hours sponsored by North Carolina Nurses Association.  


All registrants must have an active US state or multi-state registered nurse license.


  • Recommend a minimum of 2000 hours of work experience as an RN
  • Recognition/aptitude and comfort level in learning to "market/brand" yourself in a consultant role
  • Fluency in English (including reading and writing)
  • Computer literacy, internet access, and valid email account required
  • Payment of tuition in advance of program start (except in a case where a loan payment may be received from an agency after the start of the program). Payments can be made via MasterCard, Visa, American Express, personal check, loan or cashier’s check/money order

    * Please note that the qualifications for our program differ from the qualifications necessary to apply for the LNCC examination.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
Certificate Program in Legal Nurse Consulting - Virtual Classroom
Virtual Classroom
Th, F, Sa
8:30AM to 4:00PM
Oct 08, 2020 to Nov 07, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fees
Tuition non-credit $2,195.00
Section Notes

Duke employees are eligible for a $200 discount.  To receive this discount, participants must call 919-684-6259 and request it at the time of registration.  Participants wishing to use the payment plan option must also call to register.

Legal Nurse Consulting,: Principles and Practices, Third  or Fourth Edition are recommended for this class, but not mandatory. 

All classes take place in Eastern Standard Time.