Practical Nurse Program
The Practical Nurse Diploma program prepares learners to become compassionate, professional, and effective health care providers in a complex medical system. Upon successful completion of the Practical Nurse Diploma program and the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Exam (CPNRE), graduates will be eligible for licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA). Practical Nurses provide high quality nursing care in the areas of medicine, pediatrics, maternity, community, mental health, and seniors care.
Of special note:
1) PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition) for some courses in this program may be available to learners who possess the following qualifications:
2) Transfer credits may be considered for courses taken at other colleges that are comparable to courses required in the Bow Valley College PN program. Please fill out the Transfer Credit form and submit to the Office of the Registrar.