Training Programs
As a premier academic medical center, UCSF Health is dedicated to supporting new nurses who are entering practice as well as experienced nurses who are changing specialty areas.

Throughout the year we offer programs especially designed for these transitions and new programs are posted on our career website at Learn more about Registered Nurse Training Programs on this website:

A variety of teaching methods are used to enhance the learning experience including didactic instruction, group discussions, skills laboratories, simulation, precepted clinical experiences, competency-based orientation, and online learning.  

The Center for Nursing Excellence and Innovation provides several training programs to facilitate Nursing professional development.