ONS/ONCC Radiation Therapy Certificate Renewal Course

ONS/ONCC Radiation Therapy Certificate Renewal Course

Contact hours
On Demand

The ONS/ONCC Radiation Therapy Certificate Renewal Course will guide you through five case study guided-learning activities to ensure that your radiation knowledge stays current to provide care and symptom management support to patients receiving radiation oncology therapies.

Eligibility: The certificate of added qualification that you earn with the ONS/ONCC Radiation Therapy Certificate Course is valid for three years. You’ll take this course when your certificate is up for renewal.

This course is offered on demand. Instructions on how to immediately access the course will be sent to you in an automatically generated email receipt after you register. You will enjoy continuous access for six months.

ONS/ONCC Radiation Therapy Certificate Renewal Course Topics

  • Lung Metastases
  • Desmoid Tumors
  • Breast Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Carcinoma of the Cervix

Expected Outcome

Upon completion of this activity, the learner will demonstrate knowledge of skills and tools for assessment and collaborative management of patients receiving radiation therapy by achieving a post-test score of >80%.

Target Audience

This course is appropriate for oncology nurses who currently hold an ONS/ONCC certificate of added qualification in radiation therapy, and who wish to maintain these qualifications.

Looking for more radiation therapy resources? ONS has several options to fit your needs:

Online Courses



ILNA Breakdown

5.28 ILNA points may be applied toward:

  • 2..75 points: Treatment
  • 1.78 points: Symptom Management
  • 0.75 points: Psychosocial
Learning Objectives
  • Identify key risk factors that contribute to future care planning as presented in patient scenarios.
  • Apply evidence based symptom management strategies that are appropriate to the acute and chronic side effects presented in patient scenarios.
  • Identify key risk factors for emotional and psychological effects of treatment, and strategies for effective interventions.

The Oncology Nursing Society is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

ONS is approved as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #2850.

Individual Pricing Options


Group purchases are available

 Registering for 10 or more people? Group discounts are available for this course.

To find out more, contact ONS customer service at help@ons.org or 866-257-4667, option 2. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am–5 pm EST.

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