The Neonatal Resuscitation Program®, 8th Edition

Prepared to save a life just beginning.

Welcome, AAP National Conference & Exhibition attendees!
Learn more about NRP 8th Edition below and contact us with any questions.

The NRP 8th Edition is Here.

The Neonatal Resuscitation Program® (NRP®) equips healthcare providers and teams with an evidence-based, effective approach for the care of newborns in need.

The 8th Edition of NRP is available for purchase now only through RQI Partners, featuring:

The NRP 8th Edition

New NRP Learning PlatformTM

NRP Admin Care


True AdaptiveTM learning

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New features of the 8th Edition include:

New NRP Learning PlatformTM: Introducing the all-new learning platform for the 8th Edition, with Global ID single sign-on convenience that captures all learner activities and credentials across organizations.

NRP Admin Care: Personalized administrator service to smoothly transition to 8th Edition curricula.

RQI for NRP: A new quality improvement program utilizing self-directed learning in a low-dose, high-frequency model.

True AdaptiveTM Learning: Methodology that intelligently and continuously adapts the learning experience to each individual learner.

Two new levels of learning:

  • NRP Essentials (Lessons 1 – 4)
  • NRP Advanced (Lessons 1 – 11)

Two new levels of learning:

  • NRP Essentials (Lessons 1 – 4)
  • NRP Advanced (Lessons 1 – 11)

Via two education delivery options:

The NRP 8th Edition prepares providers to save a life just beginning, giving the smallest and most vulnerable patients the best chance of survival.” 

Russell Griffin, SVP Programs & Marketing at RQI Partners

Introducing RQI® for NRP®

The NRP 8th Edition now offers the innovative Resuscitation Quality Improvement® (RQI®) learning method through RQI for NRP.

Each quarter, in a low-dose, high-frequency model, cognitive and skills sessions assess learner’s recall, application, and practice of the NRP algorithm, positive pressure ventilation, and MR. SOPA.

Skills are performed at the RQI for NRP Simulation Station on-site. Cognitive activities feature True Adaptive learning, which adjusts to each learners’ knowledge and confidence in real-time.

RQI for NRP Experience: Parkland Memorial Hospital

Introduction to the Skills Components for RQI® for NRP®

NRP textbook and ancillary materials

Purchase your 8th Edition NRP textbook and ancillary materials directly from the AAP.
Learn more about the NRP eBook Collection for Hospitals and Institutions available exclusively from the AAP.

The American Academy of Pediatrics and RQI Partners Collaboration

American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), a 67,000-member organization dedicated to the optimal health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents and young adults, and RQI Partners, LLC have formed a strategic alliance dedicated to improving the efficacy of neonatal resuscitation, education and training for healthcare professionals. The NRP 8th Edition is the first program of this partnership.

RQI Partners is the sole source provider of the AAP NRP 8th Edition, which features enhancements to course content, learning levels, and education delivery methods.

RQI Partners is a partnership between and service provider for the American Heart Association, the premier organization offering evidence-based education and widely accepted as the “gold standard” in resuscitation science and education, and Laerdal Medical, the world leader in medical simulation and resuscitation training.

The AAP NRP 8th Edition Instructor-led course and the RQI for NRP program can be purchased exclusively through RQI Partners. The NRP 8th Edition Textbook and related NRP printed materials may be purchased directly from the AAP at

In large part due to our partnership with RQI Partners, we believe the 8th Edition will be the most innovative and effective Neonatal Resuscitation Program we’ve offered in the 30 years since the course began.”

Janna Patterson, MD, MPH, FAAP, SVP of Global Child Health and Life Support, American Academy of Pediatrics

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