Advanced Practitioner Certificate Programs

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Each of the three certificate programs is tailored to the educational needs of Advanced Practitioners at specific points in their learning. All eLearning courses offer CME, Nursing, and Pharmacy credit and were developed in an educational partnership between the Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology (APAO), Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology (APSHO), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), and Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA). For questions or further information about these programs, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page, or contact us at

Please note that completion of these courses does not confer actual certification or designation.
These course are for continuing education purposes only.

Please click on the certificate links below to access all available courses in each program.

Basics 101 Basics 102 Advanced 201
Principles of Oncology & Systemic Therapy Oncologic Emergencies Management Immuno-Oncology (2017 Update)
Common Anti-Cancer Therapies Pain Management Cancer Genetics
Diagnostic Evaluation Survivorship Tumor Genomics (2017 Update)
Chemotherapy Administration Communicating Prognosis (2017 Update) Team-based Care
Pharmacology Cancer Screening and Prevention Fertility Preservation
Supportive Oncology Care I Cancer Care for AYAs Fundamentals of Clinical Trials
Supportive Oncology Care II Cancer Care for Older Patients (2016 Update) Biostatistics
Biologic Cancer Therapies Radiation Oncology Primer (2017 Update) Cultural Competence
Anti-Cancer Treatment Toxicities Surgical Oncology Primer Disparities in Cancer Care
Basics 101 Assessment Basics 102 Assessment Advanced 201 Assessment


Basics 101: $169
Basics 102: $169
Advanced 201: $225

Add-on ASCO-SEP 5th Edition eBook and Mock Exam: $100

All certificate programs are available for individual purchase. Members of ASCO, APSHO, APAO, and HOPA receive a 20% discount. ASCO has a member category for Advanced Practitioners. Learn more about ASCO membership category dedicated to Advanced Practice Providers.

Practices with 8 to 14 registrants will receive an additional 15% discount. Practices with 15 or more registrants receive 15% off the listed pricing regardless of membership.

Institution-Wide Access Now Available 

Incorporate the Advanced Practitioner Certificate Programs into your lifelong learning program at your hospital, training program, or practice. Purchase site-wide access for 15 or more of your staff including physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists.  Questions, inquires, and to receive a special rate quote, please email 


To register, please select the appropriate link below.

Before beginning the registration process, please be sure to have the following information:

  • Full Legal Name

  • ASCO Account Username*

  • Professional Role (physician assistant, nurse practitioner, or pharmacists) and Certification Number

  • Years in Oncology

  • Organization Membership(s) and ID Number(s) (APAO, APSHO, ASCO, HOPA)


Registration Form for Individuals
Registration Form for Practices – for groups of 9 or more please email for registration details  


If you select to pay with a credit card, please call 571-483-1416 to give your payment information after submitting your completed registration form. 

If you selected to pay by check, expect to receive an email with instructions and an invoice, one business day after receipt of your registration form.


Your payment will be processed, and an email including a payment receipt and instructions for accessing your course materials will be sent.

*Each registrant will need to create an ASCO Account (if there is not an account already established) Register for your free ASCO Guest Account!