Closed for the holidays!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We are closed from December 25 through January 1. We realized it is just at the end of the renewal period for Wyoming. If you need hours immediately, you can take them online through this website. Any orders or grading will be processed and mailed on January 2nd. Best Wishes!

ONLINE options and Lower Prices


After consideration Wellspring Studies has decided to REDUCE pricing. New pricing is about 25% less than previous prices. Enjoy the savings!

Welcome Wyoming!    Wellspring Studies is advertising our services for the first time in your state! We look forward to hearing from you.

You can now order courses to complete BY MAIL or ONLINE

Click HERE to do courses THROUGH THE MAIL or go to the Courses by Mail tab above.

Click HERE to do courses ONLINE or go to the Online Courses tab above.

Read below for more information about our courses and about renewing your certificate.

About Wellspring Studies

• Our continuing education courses can be used for Certified Nursing Assistants in Alaska and Wyoming. They can also be used by care givers and administrators in Alaska Assisted Living Homes.
• Courses may be ordered to complete through the mail OR online. There are 24 credit hours available online at this time.

Online Courses

ONLINE courses: courses are sold in 6 hour sets with 3 lessons each.  Lessons have 3-5 pages of reading followed by a review of about 10 questions. You need 70% to pass the course. If you do not pass, you will need to repeat the course until you do. There is no additional charge. You can print your Proof of Continuing Education or it will be saved in your Completed Courses tab on Digital Chalk until you need it. You can also save it to your computer. At this time there are only 24 credit hours available online.

PRICES: 6 Hours-$40    12 Hours-$72   18 Hours-$108    24 Hours-$144

Courses By Mail

Courses Done By Mail: Each 2 hour course/credit contains 3-5 pages of reading material followed by a 10 question multiple choice review. The completed review is then mailed back to Wellspring Studies. If 7 of 10 questions are correct, you will receive credit for the course and PROOF OF CONTINUING EDUCATION will be mailed to you. For courses done by mail proof is dated with the post mark date on the returned reviews.  We mail most proof of education back within 48 hours of receiving the reviews. IF you do not answer at least 7 of 10 questions correctly, the review will be returned to you for a retake. There may be an additional charge if more than one review must be retaken. The cost is $5 per review. You can complete courses at any time in any amount regardless of what you order. You can return them one set at a time or altogether.

PRICES: 2 hours $20    6 hours $40    8 hours $50
12 hours $75    18 hours $115    24 hours $140

About your certificate as a Certified Nursing Assistant:

Certified Nursing Assistants in Alaska recertify by March 31st of even years (2014, 2016, 2018). In Wyoming you recertify before December 31st of even years.  Wellspring Studies is a private education business, we do not have any authority over your certificate. We are an accepted provider of education hours. There are additional requirements, fees, and application to recertify beyond your continuing education.

Alaska Certified Nurse Aide:
If you need renewal forms or if you have questions about your certificate, please contact the State of Alaska by calling 1-907-269-8169 or on the web at

Wyoming Certified Nursing Assistant:

Renewal of your certification will be via online application beginning October 1 and ending December 31.  If you have questions about your certificate, please contact the Wyoming State Board of Nursing by calling 307-777-7601 or

Assisted Living Homes in ALASKA:

We offer discounts and special formats to suit the needs of organizations where multiple employees will need education AND the employer will be paying for that education.  Please contact Wellspring Studies for more information.