This continuing education program is accredited and can be taken for either CE accreditation or general learning. If taken for credit, this course provides one contact hour for nurses (California Board of Nursing), RTs (American Association of Respiratory Care), EMS professionals (CAPCE), and CRNAs (American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, B Credit).


  1. Development considerations
  2. Control of breathing
  3. Airway anatomy
  4. Respiratory mechanics
  5. Respiratory distress in the neonate