Some universities, including the University of Southern Indiana and the University of California campuses at Riverside and San Diego, offer courses to prepare individuals for case management certification. Organizations such as the National RN Case Manager Training Center and Case Management Center of America have online classes for exam preparation.
As of 2015, the University of California, Riverside offers a certificate program or the option to take individual courses in medical case management through its extension program. Courses include clinical ethics, hospital-based case management and medical case management in the field. The University of Southern Indiana has courses for those with a social work or health care background, including disease management, case management concepts and financial aspects of case management. Classes from the University of California, San Diego, are part of an eight-week program that offer hands-on experience in case management in a case management intensive class.
The National RN Case Management Training Center uses a hybrid format of online and in-person instruction in Madison, Wisconsin, to develop the skills of registered nurses for case management. Classes and seminars focus on case studies and clinical practice. The Case Management Center of America provides training courses that use simulations, online teaching and webinars on continuing education topics.