Practical Nursing Diploma Program
This program prepares the graduate for certification as a Practical Nurse (PN). As a PN, the graduate will function as a member of the health care team in acute care settings such as hospitals, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and community based settings such as home care and clinics. They can administer medications, perform nursing assessments, and conduct patient teaching and instruction. In certain settings they may be responsible for administration, and in some cases a Practical Nurse will supervise the work of others, including personal support workers.
OSSD or equivalent with the majority of courses at the college (C), University (U), plus qualify for admissions to this program:
Consideration will be given to applicants who do not possess an OSSD, but who have the above listed credits. If you do not possess these credits, feel free to contact us to learn about where you may acquire these courses. Conditional enrolment may be granted at the discretion of the Anishinabek Educational Institute.
Successful graduates have a bridging option to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program.
Accepted applicants MUST submit prior to entry into the Program proof of:
Employers who provide our clinical placement settings require a clear POLICE RECORD CHECK for criminal offences with vulnerable sector screening before accepting a student into the clinical setting. The police record check MUST be obtained by the student and at the student's expense every six (6) months. If you are not able to obtain this police clearance you will be unable to attend clinical placement, which would result in you not meeting requirements for graduation eligibility.
File: SkillAbilities 4pager-Final.pdf
Required for program
File: RPN Medical Requirement Forms.pdf
Practical Nursing Rack Card
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