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Do you feel a strong sense of purpose to provide safe and appropriate nursing care to those in need? If so, becoming a Practical Nurse may be the career choice for you.

This program is for you if you:

  • find it rewarding to care for people who are ill, injured or disabled
  • can combine compassion with professionalism
  • are interested in healthcare sciences
  • would enjoy working in a hospital or resident-care setting
  • have good critical thinking skills
  • have good computer skills including working knowledge of word processing, email and internet searches.

About the Career:

Typical Practical Nursing job duties:

Practical Nursing is the second largest nursing group in Canada. As a Practical Nurse, you’ll provide direct care with guidance from a registered nurse, physician or other health care specialists. You’ll be a valued member of a primary health care team, qualified to:

  • Administer medication to patients and monitor their effectiveness
  • Assess and monitor patients in various health care settings
  • Document assessments and report progress
  • Assist in rehabilitation activities
  • Perform examinations in consultation with doctors, registered nurses and therapists
  • Provide nursing care in acute, geriatric and home care settings
  • Assist clients with activities of daily living
  • Educate patients regarding health-related issues
  • Advocate for clients
  • Be a team leader and assign care to unregulated care providers

To learn more about entering the health care profession as a Practical Nurse, please read the Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse in Canada: Requisite Skills and Abilities document and the Entry-to-Practice Competencies for Licensed Practical Nurses document.

Potential Employers:

Once you have graduated from our Practical Nursing Diploma program and successfully passed the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination, you can find work in various settings, caring for clients across their lifespan:

  • Public hospitals
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Public health facility like veterans’ hospitals
  • Centres for the developmentally disabled
  • Mental health facilities
  • Home care and home support agencies
  • Assisted living facilities
  • Hospice care facilities

Credit Transfer (Articulation):

Athabasca University Post-LPN Bachelor of Nursing - Becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) may be your fastest route to becoming a Registered Nurse (RN). Graduates of Stenberg’s Practical Nursing program are eligible for entry to Athabasca University’s Bachelor of Nursing (Post LPN) program.

Graduates from Athabasca’s Post-LPN Bachelor of Nursing degree then have the option to enroll in Athabasca’s Master of Nursing – Generalist or Nurse Practitioner program.

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Stenberg College

Pilihan kuliah

Purna Waktu (74 minggu)

Biaya kuliah
CAD$34.275,00 (Rp 380.833.333) per tahun
Tanggal mulai

Direncanakan Februari, Juni, Oktober 2022


Stenberg College

Suite 750 (7th Floor),

13450 102 Avenue,


British Columbia (BC),

V3T 5X3, Canada

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Amerika Serikat

Students must have Completed a Grade 12 graduation or equivalent. Stenberg College entrance examination or equivalent. English Requirements: Academic IELTS or PTE with minimum scores in IELTS of 6.0 overall and a PTE score of 51.

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

Students must have completed a Grade 12 graduation, or equivalent (General Educational Development, Adult Basic Education), or mature student status as defined by the educational institution.

Completion of Stenberg College Entrance Informational Interview.

Successful completion of the Online Computer Skills Entrance Test.

English Requirements:

IELTS Academic Module (scores valid for one year) Overall score of 7 or higher with the following minimum scores Speaking: 7, Listening: 7.5, Reading: 6.5, Writing: 7.

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