This program guides internationally trained nurses through the Canadian nursing certification process, leading to employment anywhere in Canada.
This program gives Internationally Educated Nurses (IENs) the opportunity to integrate their learning concepts and experiences into the Canadian healthcare environment.
A hands-on approach will guide students through understanding not just Canadian healthcare, but the steps and tools needed to complete and pass the examinations required to become a certified Registered Nurse (RN) in Canada.
You can choose to take a certificate with or without paid co-op work experience.
*Program has been approved for delivery by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB)
You’ll be taught by someone who knows exactly what the process is like to get certified in Canada – because she’s done it herself. Meet Jackie: with over 12 years of professional teaching experience around the world, including the Middle East, the Philippines, and Canada, Jackie is known for her balance of stringency and kindness, which leads to extremely high success rates for her nursing students. Jackie is not just a Registered Nurse in Canada with a current practicing license and lots of ICU experience. She is also TESOL and IDP certified, and a certified First Aid instructor. Jackie takes a hands-on approach with each of our internationally educated nurses to expertly prepare them for their assessments and examinations to become recognized as a Registered Nurse (RN) in Canada.
With an extensive educational background in nursing, educational management and ESL instruction, Oscar is a highly qualified individual who has immense respect for the integrity of the nursing profession. With over 4 years experience as a practical nursing program instructor and BSN Instructor (Neurologic, Medical-Surgical, Psychiatric Nursing, Emergency and Disaster Nursing), he brings with him his immense passion for academic instruction and genuine care for his IEN students and their success in professional reintegration.
Pristine completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Centre in the Philippines and Post Graduate Certificate in Administration and Nursing Practice in Canada. She is a Registered Nurse and Emergency First Aid CPR/AED Level HCP certified. Her background ranges from customer service and staff coordination to managing a team of healthcare professionals. She has worked with seasoned biomedical engineers, registered nurses and medical doctors. Pristine is a natural leader who is committed to building relationships that help to create a positive and engaging learning environment.
Steffi has been practicing nursing for over 7 years in both Canada and the Philippines. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the Centro Escolar University Makati in the Philippines and the Nurse Internationally Educated Program in Canada. She has been highly committed to providing excellent care for patients in the acute health care setting, which as an instructor now shows in the attention she shows her students. Compassionate and resourceful, with experience in various medical and surgical units, including the Intensive Care Unit and out-patient Cardiology Clinic, she is known for her outstanding communication skills and positive attitude. Steffi is a Registered Nurse and trained CPR Level C with AED respondent.
*This requirement will be increasing to 6.0 pending regulatory approval. Due to the current volume of applications, countries have varying seat allotments. Students with a score of 6.5 IELTS (Academic) and no individual band below 6.0, and additional experience, will be prioritized for countries where applications exceed country seat allotments.
TUITION AND FEES
Please note the tuition fees are subject to change.
POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN NURSING PRACTICE
Domestic Students: $17,761
POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN NURSING PRACTICE + CO-OP
Domestic Students: $19,761
International Students: $22,700
*Fees include Costs include student services fees, supplies, and external professional fees including NNAS assessment fees, BCCNP registration, and Celban, NCAS, and NCLEX exam fees (a value of approximately $4,200).
** An additional application charge of $100 for domestic students will be payable upon registration
***An additional charge of $300 for international students or $500 for international students from India (due to visa processing requirements) will be payable upon registration