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Legal Nurse Consultant
(LNC) Certificate

Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC) Certificate
Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC) Certificate

Get a Taste of Legal Nurse Consulting with this Informative Introductory Certificate Course

Learn some Legal Nurse Basics, Report Writing, and Case Analysis techniques that will provide an excellent foundation for any Legal Nurse Consulting path that you choose.

With this LNC certificate:

  • Get a small taste of the quality and comprehensiveness included with other LNC STAT certifications.
  • Upgrade to a more advanced and comprehensive certification when you choose your desired path and want to ensure that you have all the training you need.
  • Gain Continuing Education (CE) Units that can be used towards maintaining your RN licence in any state.

Finish as Quickly as 3 Days
Take up to 6 months if you need

If you are visiting this site, you may be ready for a change in your nursing career. You probably know that Legal Nurse Consulting may be a great choice, but you may have some hesitation or concerns. Maybe you are unsure if you are ready to commit completely, maybe you want to sample the training before you commit to a larger certification package, or maybe you want to get started but don't have the funds for a larger certification package. If you are finding yourself in one of these situations, this Legal Nurse Consulting (LNC) Certificate course is a great solution.

Certificate Includes:

30 Contact Hours

Earn a nice chunk of contact hours to use towards your nursing license. These contact hours will be valid in all 50 states.

Mobile Online Training

Learn at home or on the go with the new mobile-friendly Online Portal. Training videos can be viewed on any desktop, laptop, tablet, and smart phone. It is compatible with both PC and Mac.


The module that includes a manual and training videos for two key sections:

Legal Nurse Basics:

  • What Are Legal Nurse Consultants?
  • What Do Legal Nurse Consultants Do?
  • History of Legal Nurse Consulting
  • Why Are Legal Nurse Consultants Needed?
  • Who Can Legal Nurse Consultants Work For?
  • Career Options for Legal Nurse Consultants
  • What Types of Cases Can Legal Nurse Consultants Expect?
  • Why Become an Independent Legal Nurse Consultant?
  • Qualities of Legal Nurse Consultants
  • Roadblocks When Practicing As A Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Legal & Ethical Aspects of Legal Nurse Consulting
  • Standards of Care and Deviations of Standards of Care
  • Hospital Policies and Procedures
  • Medical-Legal Research
  • Torts, Personal Injury, Product Liability, and Medical Malpractice
  • Medical Record Tampering
  • Preparation for Discovery, Depositions, and Interrogatories
  • Selection, Review, and Preparation of Testifying Expert Witness
  • Preparation of Exhibits and Demonstrative Evidence
  • Trial Preparation and Trial
  • What Makes Legal Nurse Consultants Successful?

Report Writing & Case Analysis:

  • How To Use Your Computer To Write Reports
  • Medical Record Organization
  • Types of Reports, Fee Schedule, and Retainer
  • Reviewing A Case For Merit
  • Tab, Paginate, Reference, and Index
  • How to Create a Timeline and Demonstrative Evidence
  • Timeline and Chronology
  • Event Calendar
  • Medical Records of Interest

Using Your Computer to Create Impressive Legal Nurse Reports (Introductory Edition)

Use this step-by-step manual to learn how to create great looking reports using common software on your computer. Upgrade to a more advanced certification package to receive a more comprehensive version that includes how to work efficiently with paperless medical records.

Report Writing Templates

15 downloadable templates that can be used when writing reports for your cases.

Links & Resources

Part of the Online Portal. Easily access thousands of medically-related links and resources that may be useful when working cases.

Case of Zoe Navarro

Get real case experience and learn how to work a case from start to finish using real medical records, and learn how to create an impressive report with this introductory sample cases. After completing this case, you will be confident in your abilities and will know exactly how to review and write a report on your first case. Upgrade to a more advanced certification package to practice working with paperless medical records.