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Elizabeth, a nurse from Chicago, wanted to become a Certified Critical Care Nurse but despite her dedication and best efforts she failed the CCRN exam.

Then her facility presented her with an ultimatum — pass the exam or be terminated.

Adding more anxiety to an already stressful situation, Elizabeth found herself paralyzed by the fear of failure…a feeling MANY critical care nurses can relate to when working towards their CCRN certification.

Prepare correctly and you’ll pass your exam and earn your CCRN…which opens new career opportunities, qualifies you for better raises and promotions, and makes you stand out as the critical care expert on your unit.

On the flip side… if you don’t prepare enough, you could suffer from the embarrassment of failing the exam, as well as wasting your precious time and resources. Worse yet… maybe your own position depends on passing and earning these important credentials!

That’s a lot of pressure from one test! So, how can you make sure you’re setting yourself up for success from square one?

With the Critical Care Nurse Certification: CCRN Exam Prep Course.

This all-inclusive online training covers EVERYTHING you’ll see on the CCRN exam and includes access to an online practice test — which you can take again and again, until you’re absolutely prepared to pass with flying colors!

Let expert certification coach Cyndi Zarbano, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CLNC, transform your critical thinking skills and make you the go-to nurse on the unit.

Easily earn your CCRN certification with help from this self-paced training and:

    • Prove to patients and your employer that you have specialty expertise
    • Position yourself for better raises and future promotions
    • Feel more confident mentoring others
    • Advance your critical care assessment and intervention skills
    • Much, much more!


At least, that’s what Elizabeth did, as she passed the exam on her very next attempt! She was able to keep her job and now recommends this training to all her colleagues.

If it worked for Elizabeth it can work for you! Stop stressing and start effectively preparing for your future as a Certified Critical Care Nurse.

Critical Care Nurse Certification
CCRN Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access

A $299.99 Value – Just $149.99 for a limited time!
Registration includes INSTANT LIFETIME ACCESS to course materials, an online practice exam,
and the Nurses’ Success Network for additional study tools!

Every time there's an exam update, Cyndi Zarbano (your expert instructor) takes the certification exam again — three times!

Her familiarity with the exam enables you to focus your study on the most relevant material, and her test-taking tips are invaluable. Plus, her teaching style is second-to-none: dynamic, high-energy, engaging, and easy to follow.

Just see what nurses from all walks of life have to say about this comprehensive training course:


"I passed the CCRN with flying colors! I learned so much from your class not only for the CCRN, but for my own nursing practice… I'll be a better, more educated nurse because of [this] class." — Stacey

"I took and passed my test!! Your class covered the topics so well. I really appreciated all the pneumonic [devices] you gave. I'll never forget Big LII, Little LI, ASS backwards, ALL." — Suzanne

"I had previously failed the exam and was recently given the ultimatum by my facility to pass or be terminated. Today I passed! I will definitely be sending my coworkers to your online video lecture on" — Elizabeth

"Thank you for a fun and informative seminar! I really enjoyed the anecdotal examples to drive the points home and the “Pearls!” You have a gift of teaching what you love and what you love is sincere! You are an inspiration." — Heidi

Best of all, nurses can earn up to 13.75 CE hours AT NO ADDITIONAL COST! Click here for CE credit details

Critical Care Nurse Certification
CCRN Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access

Only $149.99 – Sign-up today and save $150.00!
Earn up to 13.75 CEUs – Already included in the discounted price!
Click here for CE credit details

Here’s everything that’s included with your Critical Care Nurse Certification: CCRN Exam Prep Course registration:















  1. Immediate, Lifetime Access to the Online Training and All Materials
      • Designed with the busy professional in mind, this program is entirely self-paced and provides a comprehensive review of key areas of study. REGISTER TODAY TO SAVE, with no obligation to rush through the seminar material – it’s yours to keep forever in your professional library.
  2. Additional Study Tools designed for your success
      • Get instant access to audio downloads and PDF clipboard companions, even a FREE membership to the Nurses’ Success Network.
  3. Your very own CCRN Practice Exam
      • Assess your readiness for the actual exam with this practice test. Take it as many times as you want until you’re sure you’ll pass with flying colors!
  4. Did we mention the FREE CEUs?
  5. Access to Content On-the-Go
      • Use our mobile app to get the content wherever and whenever you want on your mobile devices.
  6. A Digital Community of Colleagues
      • Collaborate with other nurses taking this intensive prep course to build connections, problem solve as a team, and keep you motivated!
  7. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
      • Register for this digital seminar without risk. If you’re not completely satisfied, give us a call at 800-844-8260. We’re confident this learning experience will not only meet, but EXCEED, your expectations and professional standards.
Critical Care Nurse Certification
CCRN Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access

For a limited time just $149.99 (valued at $299.99 )!
Sign-up today and save $150.00!

Must-know exam highlights & key areas of study

Module 1:

• Anatomy & Physiology Review
• Auscultating Extra Heart Sounds
• Cardiac Output
• Congestive Heart Failure
• Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection, Transection
• Angina & Myocardial Infarction
• Interventional Cardiology
• Cardiac Trauma
• Hypertensive Crisis
• Conduction System Defects
• Pacemakers

• Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State (HHS) & DKA
• Hypoglycemia
• Diabetes Insipidus (DI)

• Renal Failure
• Dialysis and CRRT
• Electrolyte Abnormalities and Interventions

• GI Bleed
• Hepatic Failure
• Acute Pancreatitis
• Small Bowel Obstruction
• Bowel Infarction
Module 2:

• Altered Immune System Concerns
• Life-Threatening Coagulopathies
• Blood Product Administration

• Traumatic Brain Injury
• Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke
• Increased Intracranial Pressure and ICP Monitoring
• Seizures
• Spinal Cord Injury

• Respiration vs. Ventilation
• Acute Respiratory Failure
• Mechanical Ventilation
• CPAP/Bipap
• Pneumonia
• Pulmonary Embolus
• Chest Trauma

• Shock
• SIRS, Sepsis, Septic Shock, MODS
• Poisoning
• Overdose

• Depression
• Failure to Thrive
• Chemical Dependency
Plus, when you register today, you'll get these additional bonuses:
MP3 Audio Downloads Clipboard Companions
Advanced Hemodynamics: Principles of Monitoring Waveforms

1-hour MP3 Audio + PDF Booklet

Learn concepts for monitoring with pulmonary artery catheters, and ways to validate your PA catheter assessment by your arterial line, pulse oximeter, and clinical assessment.

6 Easy Steps to ABG Interpretation

1-hour MP3 Audio + PDF Booklet

Many nurses have a hard time reading arterial blood gases. That's why we're including these ABG Interpretation bonus materials.

Fluid & Electrolytes Made Easy: How and When to Assess for Life-Threatening Disorders

1-hour MP3 Audio + PDF Booklet

Fluids and Electrolytes can be a very confusing topic. Part of the reason for this is that fluids and electrolytes have varied functions in our body. They affect every cell of the body, and have different types of effects on those different cells. In order to understand fluid and electrolyte disorders, it's helpful if you can keep a few simple things in mind.

Mechanical Ventilation

1-hour MP3 Audio + PDF Booklet

Now more than ever, nurses need a solid understanding of what mechanical ventilation is and how to manage patients on CPAP, BiPAP, and ventilators.

The Heart in Detail

Clipboard Companion (PDF Format)

Your quick reference for everything you need to know about heart function. From EKG analysis through assessment of hemodynamics, this tool has you covered. At a glance, you can double check your findings and feel assured that your response follows best-practice strategies.

The Lungs in Detail

Clipboard Companion (PDF Format)

ABG analysis is critical to deciphering what is happening with your patient. This quick reference will help you interpret the results and help you feel confident that you are choosing the best intervention for your patient. When a patient is crashing, you need to feel confident that you know the correct steps. Use this guide to back your decision-making and improve patient outcomes.

Critical Care Nurse Certification
CCRN Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access

Get everything listed above AND MORE for just $149.99!
Registration includes INSTANT LIFETIME ACCESS to course materials, an online practice exam,
and a FREE membership to the Nurses’ Success Network!
Click here for course objectives and outline
Meet the Course Expert:
Cyndi Zarbano

Cyndi Zarbano, MSN, BSN, CCRN, CEN, PCCN, CLNC, is an intensive care nurse with over 20 years of nursing experience who is currently practicing in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. She is a nationally-recognized seminar speaker who has opened multiple national symposiums and speaks on several topics for PESI, as well as a variety of other companies in the US and Canada. In addition to her speaking engagements, Cyndi is a published author with a variety of books including Clinical Nursing Assessment Skills Pocket Guide and the Med-Surg Pocket Guide. Her products also include textbooks, webcasts and webinars.

Along with her MS and BSN in nursing, she has 3 other undergraduate degrees and multiple nursing certifications. She served as a US Naval Officer for 10 years, leaving service as an LCDR (Lieutenant Commander) in 2001. Prior to nursing, she worked as a counselor with the mentally ill and dangerous in a facility in southern Minnesota. She returned to that facility as a Lead Psychiatric Nurse for two years after leaving the military. Additionally, Cyndi has a legal nurse consulting business and continues to serve as a testifying expert in medical related cases. Cyndi's teaching style is dynamic and high energy while informal and easy to understand. You will leave her program with a renewed commitment to achieving nursing excellence in critical care.

Click here for information about Cyndi Zarbano
100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Register for this intensive training course without risk. If you're not completely satisfied, give us a call at 800-844-8260. We’re that confident you'll find this learning experience to be all that's promised and more than you expected.
Critical Care Nurse Certification
CCRN Exam Prep Package with Practice Test & NSN Access

Only $149.99 — Sign-up today and save $150.00!
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