7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Broadway Building, Suite 1630
Capacity: 24

Early registration is recommended (three months in advance). Continental breakfast provided, lunch on your own.

Course description

The Emergency Nurses Association Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) is a two-day course designed to provide core level pediatric knowledge and psychomotor skills associated with the delivery of professional nursing care to the pediatric patient. Lecture topics include epidemiology, assessment, triage, respiratory emergencies, respiratory failure, shock, pediatric trauma, child maltreatment, neonatal emergencies, medical emergencies, crisis intervention, environmental issues, toxicological issues, ethical and legal issues, stabilization and transport. Skills stations include airway/ventilation, position/securing, vascular access/medication administration, pediatric multiple trauma, pediatric resuscitation, and triage.

Participants will attend all lectures and skill stations (both Saturday and Sunday). Participants must have the 4th edition of the provider manual (available for purchase) to attend the course.

Upon successful completion of the course (written and skills exams), each participant will receive a verification card from ENA Expiration of verification occurs four years from the first day of the month in which the card was issued.

Course materials

The Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course Provider Manual, 4th Edition is available for purchase through CPPN; the textbook will be sent to participants upon payment. Directions to complete the pre-course modules and a pre-test will be e-mailed to participants approximately 30 days prior to the class date.

Prerequisites and preparation

Only registered nurses will be awarded verification cards. LVN's and paramedics may attend the course for C.E’s.

It is imperative that participants study the textbook, complete the pre-course modules and pre-test prior to the class to prepare for active participation and successful completion.

C.E. contact hours

Provider (ENA) approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 2322 for 15.58 contact hours.

The Emergency Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents, and mail to: 

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if fee is provided with registration form.

Registration deadline

One month before course date. Please register early; course is limited to 24 participants.

UC Davis employees

$240 ($300 w/ textbook).

Community registrants

$290 ($350 w/ textbook).

Refund policy

Cancellation must be requested one month prior to the class date to receive a full refund; A $50 service fee will be charged after this date. A $75 materials fee will be assessed if the textbook has been given to the registrant. No refunds will be given fourteen days prior to the course date. If the provider cancels the course, full refunds will be given to registrants.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Free parking is available on 50th Street during the weekend. Parking is also available in lot 25, approximately one block from the Broadway Building on 50th Street next to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6 ($3 weekend rate).

Course director

Elaine Paradis, R.N., B.S., C.E.N.
Education Department, Memorial Hospitals Association, Modesto, CA


Brian Underwood
Analyst IV