LPN Education and Certification in New Jersey
If you want to work as a licensed practical nurse (LPN) in New Jersey you must obtain a license. In this state, LPN licenses are granted by the New Jersey Board of Nursing.
To qualify for a license you must first earn your LPN degree and pass the NCLEX-PN exam. After you have done this you will need to become CPR certified. Then, when you apply for a license there will be an $85 fee and you will be asked to provide a copy of your LPN school transcript.
Remember that your LPN license in New Jersey must be renewed every two years. To renew your license you must participate in 30 credit hours of continuing education, which must be approved by the New Jersey Board of Nursing.