LPN Re-Entry Program

Who Is The Re-Entry Program For?

The LPN Re-entry program is considered on a case-by-case basis and can be open to:

  • members who have been out of the workforce who may/may not have the requirements for eligibility to reinstate their license
  • approved Internationally educated nurses (IENs) as a result of the application review process
  • be utilized as a result of a disciplinary review/ fitness to practice result
  • applicants who have exceeded the maximum number of examination attempts.

The LPN Re-entry program is delivered by NBCC (English) and CCNB (French). Members/applicants are
approved and referred by ANBLPN.

Quick Facts

Next Offering
September 2024

Program Duration
Approximately 38 weeks

Program Cost (tax exempt)
$6395 program total (includes 7 courses), paid on a “per course” basis  (funding options may be available through government agencies such as WorkingNB, PETL, etc.)

Delivery Method
Training is primarily online with some in-person clinical components

Textbooks Costs
Approximately $600+HST

*the above information is subject to change

Courses Covered in the Program

The re-entry program will cover the following courses:

  • Health Care in Canada (if applicable)
  • Medication Administration for Licensed or Re-Entry Practical Nurses
  • Advanced Adult Health Assessment for Licensed or Re-Entry Practical Nurses
  • Clinical: PN – Advanced Medical/Surgical Nursing Practice
  • Maternal, Newborn and Pediatric Nursing Concepts
  • Advanced Medical Surgical Nursing Lab
  • Pharmacology for Licensed or Re-Entry Practical Nurses
  • Leadership Role

If You Are Interested in the Re-Entry Program

If you are interested in the re-entry program:

  1. Complete the Consent to Release Information form in the [Resources] section above
  2. Send the completed form the applications@npls.ca
  3. A staff member from ANBLPN will contact you to discuss your case
  4. If you qualify for the program, ANBLPN will put in a referral to the college
  5. You will be contacted by the college with program and registration information