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For RNs (Registered Nurses) wishing to update their skills and re-enter the workplace, an online distance registered nurse refresher certificate is available. Made up of 18 credits, the refresher certificate is designed to get experienced RN's back to work in the health field. The curriculum follows two guidelines of the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) Standards for Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners and Competencies in the Context of Entry-level Registered Nurse Practice in BC.
Who is Eligible for Entry into the Registered Nurse Refresher Certificate Program?
Graduates are eligible to renew their registered nurse licenses and begin practicing in hospitals, private homes and through home health agencies.