Provider Practice Essentials registered nurse continuing education

Are you a Physician Assistant seeking to earn Emergency Medicine (PA-CAQ) Certification?  If so, look no further!

Designed for Physician Assistants

Our unique Physician Assistant emergency training program and board review series focuses on your clinical background and is designed to provide you with all of the necessary requirements to meet NCCPA board certification requirements.

Bundled for Success

When combined with our Advanced Practice Provider Clinical Skills and Procedure Course, our total package includes the following:

  • Over 2000 board-style review questions focused on relevant blueprint content
  • 1 year of full access to our member resource portal ($149.99 value)
  • Tuition for two full days of live education at our Advanced Practice Provider Clinical Skills and Procedure Course
  • High quality lectures and clinical skills program
  • Hands-on procedure and suture workshop
  • Opportunity to receive certification and a written letter of reference from our faculty
  • Regularly updated clinical decision tools, current literature guidelines, clinical calculators, all of our lecture materials, resources for coding, billing, MIPS, Macra, and Compliance
  • Lunch on both course days
  • A practice suture kit, tote bag, online course companion guide, and additional course-related materials prior to the course ($99 value)
All products can be purchased individually, or as part of a package

Board Review Products

This is the Core Module of the entire series

Can be purchased independently or as part of a package

60 hours of review videos covering every tested topic in Emergency Medicine

600 section-based practice questions with correct answer explanations and unique flash card review topics

Online note-taking access for personal review notes

Dedicated airway management module including a difficult airway algorithm and procedures.

60 CME Credits (including 10 procedure credits)

180 days of access*

Over 1700 board style questions covering all blueprint topics

Full explanations for correct and incorrect answers

Flash card question explanations

Audio answer explanations

Strength and weakness tracking

The MY WEAKNESSESTM test to focus on your lowest performing categories

30 CME Credits (including 10 procedure credits)

180 days of access*

10 progressive modules

Includes high resolution videos

Algorithms for various types of airway scenarios

Test-Based certification and review questions

10 CME credits including 8.5 emergency procedure credits and 1.5 credits of pharmacology as applicable

Specially designed for critical care and emergency medicine Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

This product is included as part of the  Core Module!

Over 900 category-based review flashcards with clinical graphics and photos

High yield review topics

Unlimited access


Over 1500 brief audio explanations of commonly tested topics

Perfect for listening to while driving, exercising, or relaxing

Matched to our Qbank questions to reinforce high yield topic memorization and recall

Unlimited access

Over 500 commonly tested clinical stimulus images

Images include radiographs, ultrasounds, CT images, dermatology, and EKGs

Great for quick review, practice reference, and to reinforce topics from our review series and Qbank

Unlimited Access

*Additional access time can be purchased as needed

Review Packages


90 CME Credits (including 10 procedure hours)


90 CME Credits (including 10 procedure hours)


Includes LIVE Clinical Skills and Procedure Workshop!

112.25 CME Credits (including 32 procedure hours)

When combined with our HIGHLY RATED, LIVE Two-Day Clinical Skills and Procedure Workshop, the Platinum Package includes all of our EM board review materials and adds the following:

  • Live lectures detailing commonly tested topics, taught by our expert faculty
  • Fast-paced and high yield small group format (size capped at 30 students)
  • Hands-on procedure workshop
  • Suture Kit and equipment
  • One year of access to our clinical toolkit 

This is competitively priced and the best deal!  Space is limited to our live program capacity, so sign up soon before it’s no longer available!

Are you having a hard time deciding which product is right for you?  Each module of the Board Review Series is designed to contribute to an immersive review.  They also work well on their own too.  Visit our customizer and we can give you our recommendations!

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This activity is designated for 90 AAPA Category 1 CME credits, including 20 procedure credits and an airway management course, and is accepted by all Physician Assistant certification boards for credit towards the PA-CAQ.

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This live activity is designated for up to 22 AAPA Category 1 CME credits, and is accepted by all Physician Assistant certification boards for credit towards the Emergency Medicine PA-CAQ.  It also includes 12 Procedure credits.

The total credits available for the Emergency Medicine Board Review Series combined with the Advanced Practice Provider Clinical Skills and Procedure workshop is 112 Category 1 CME credits, 32 Procedure Credits, and a certificate for completion of an Airway Management Course.

From the NCCPA Website:

The NCCPA Emergency Medicine CAQ Exam

Earn a Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Emergency Medicine to show your advanced expertise in your specialty. Read what your peers are experiencing after earning a CAQ!

CAQ recipients seeking the following benefits have really reaped reward for their achievement:

  • Over 75% found or anticipate finding a new job

  • Over 40% successfully sought a promotion

  • 60% achieved or expect to increase their job responsibilities

  • Over 50% received or anticipate receiving a pay increase, and 33% received a cash bonus

  • Over 75% found the CAQ useful in documenting qualifications required for external accreditation

  • Over 33% achieved or anticipate a broadening of their eligibility for reimbursement

  • Almost 75% have received greater recognition or regard from physicians or other health care professionals

  • 66% reported greater respect or acceptance from patients

Earning a CAQ shows your employers that you are committed to your specialty. It demonstrates your dedication and passion to healthcare and the well-being of your patients.

More information about the NCCPA requirements can be found HERE.