Practical Nursing Program
The provincial practical nursing education program is designed to provide learners with the knowledge, skills, judgments and attitudes to perform to the full range of competencies as identified by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia. The program provides a learning experience that is integrated, professional, collaborative and culturally sensitive with an aim to prepare graduates to care for individuals and families at multiple life stages and in a variety of practice settings. Upon successful completion of the program, learners will possess the competencies to successfully complete the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Exam (CPNRE).
Upcoming intakes: September 2020, September 2022, September 2024
Please note: The Fall 2020 intake of the Practical Nursing program may be offered in alternative delivery format (virtual/online) due to TRU's response to COVID-19.
Application Deadline: May 1
Contact information to assist you
|TRU Academic Advising||250-392-8000|
|TRU Financial Aid & Awards||250-828-5024|
|TRU Campus Cashier||250-392-8030|
Websites that may assist you
Applicants are responsible for ensuring all required documents have been submitted to TRU if requested from other post-secondary institutions and/or agencies by the dates specified. Official transcrits must be isued within two years of application and must be received in sealed envelopes from the issuing institution.