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School Nurse Services Credential

Holders of the School Nurse Services Credential shall be authorized to perform the following services:

  • Conduct immunization programs
  • Assess and evaluate the health & developmental status of pupils
  • Interpret health and developmental assessments
  • Design and implement individual student health maintenance plans
  • Refer the pupil, parent, & guardian to community resources
  • Maintain communication to promote needed treatments
  • Interpret medical and nursing findings
  • Consult with, conduct in-service training for, and serve as a resource person
  • Develop and implement the health education curriculum
  • Participate in implementing health instruction curriculum
  • Counsel & assist pupils & parents in health-related adjustments
  • Teach health-related subjects under the supervision of a classroom teacher.

Information for All Candidates


California Prepared Candidates

Requirements are the same for all candidates


Out-of-State Prepared Candidates

Requirements are the same for all candidates


Out-of-Country Prepared Candidates

Requirements are the same for all candidates, except that the course work and/or degrees posted to a foreign transcript must be evaluated by a foreign transcript evaluation agency before the Commission can consider them for certification purposes.


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Updated January 2, 2008