Restorative Nursing Education Bundle

ARN's Restorative Nursing Assistant Online Course is a unique online program designed for nursing assistants working in long-term care and skilled nursing facilities. The full course is made up of 5 modules, each focusing on a set of restorative nursing topics or concepts, mirroring the content of the ARN Restorative Nursing: A Training Manual for Nursing Assistants publication, which is included with course purchase. Each module covers fundamental concepts and skills in a unique question & answer format that is designed to increase both knowledge and confidence in that knowledge.

Course Modules

Module 1: Philosophy of Restorative Nursing, Dispelling the Myths of Aging & Nursing Assistants Role in Restorative Care
Module 2: Mobility & Activities of Daily Living
Module 3: Swallowing/Communication & Cognition
Module 4: Bladder, Bowel & Skin Care
Module 5: Therapeutic Activities & Caregiver Challenges

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Outline the philosophy and basic principles of restorative nursing
  • Define how to provide the necessary care for a patient including their physical, mental and psychosocial well-being
  • Identify fundamental evidence-based nursing interventions that meet individual needs and promote positive patient outcomes
  • Describe how the restorative nursing assistant is an integral member of the healthcare team
  • Recognize caregiving challenges that restorative nursing assistants may face when dealing with patients with a variety of conditions or chronic diseases


If you are interested in purchasing a discounted multi-user package from ARN, please complete this form and return it to ARN via fax at 847.375.6481 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Purchasing a single or multi-user license gives you a 12-month license for this product.

*Disclaimer*: This course is intended to enhance the educational foundation for Restorative Nursing Assistants. Taking this course does not secure certification or licensure for the learner. Refer to your state requirements for more information on how to become a Restorative Nursing Assistant.

Contact ARN Member Services if you have questions by phone at 800.229.7530 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. ARN Member Services are available Monday through Friday from 8am to 6pm CT.

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