Orientation and continuing education

ISU preceptor orientation (1 free CPEU)

To help you prepare for your precepting experience, we provide you with a free online ISU preceptor orientation. This orientation provides an overview of our program including various internship locations, our online learning management system (Canvas), intern schedules and suggested rotations assignments, and precepting tips. You are welcome to share this training opportunity with other preceptors at your facility.

The online ISU preceptor orientation takes approximately one hour to complete. There are a few short videos to watch with places for comments/questions throughout. Complete the survey at the end to receive your 1 CPEU certificate.

Preceptor training videos

  • Introduction to ACEND competencies Part 1
  • Introduction to ACEND competencies Part 2
  • Becoming a successful preceptor
  • Frequently asked question

ISU precepting (up to 3 free CPEUs)

By serving as a preceptor you are eligible for up to 3 CPEUs per year in the Leadership category (15 CPEUs per 5-year cycle). To receive credit for precepting ISU interns, you must use this link to receive a signed form for your records:

ISU Dietetic Internship Preceptor CPEU Form

Additional training from ISU DI (1 free CPEU each)

Available training from other sources

Additional resources