Nursing Refresher

Certificate of Achievement

Upon completion of this program, nurses are prepared to meet the health care needs of Canadians by combining theory and practice based on the entry level competencies for RNs as outlined by the College of Registered Nurses in Alberta (CARNA) and the CNA Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses.

Instructional Hours

210 theory hours, 30 lab hours, 160-320 clinical hours

Admission Requirements

Letter of eligibility from CARNA or appropriate provincial jurisdiction is required. 

Winter 2019
Application Open: September 12, 2018
Application Deadline: January 09, 2019

Please allow 3-5 business days for your application to be processed.


There is a $75 application fee. Course and/or material fees or special fees are listed with individual courses and do not include supplies unless otherwise indicated.


Certificate of Achievement

Completion Requirements

The passing grade is 80% for all theory and lab courses. The clinical course requires successful demonstration of clinical competencies.


If you have any questions about your enrolment, contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Centre for Professional Nursing Education
phone: 780-497-5188
toll-free: 1-888-497-9390