Total Current SANE Certifications: 2483

SANE-A: 1739    SANE-P: 744
Total includes 555 dual-certified SANEs


The SANE-A and SANE-P certification exams are held twice a year during April and September.

September examinees: 11.20.23 – Prepare to monitor your personal email address inbox/spam/delete boxes for a Confidential email from IAFN about your exam results, due by 11.30.23. We will post here when the results are released.

Best wishes to our impressive 350 September SANE examinees!


By CE: The 2023 SANE recertification application period has closed. The 2024 recertification application opens February 1, 2024. If you last certified in 2021, 2024 is your year to renew!

Congratulations to our more than 525 (!) SANE recertificants for 2023! You broke the IAFN record!

To all our 2023 applicants, you set a record: 1433 compassionate and committed nurses sought SANE certification this year. We at IAFN are SO proud of you!

What’s the Difference Between a Certificate and Certification?
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