Applications for this program are no longer being accepted. The last intake for this program was fall 2020.
This is an eText program. Learn about eTexts at Conestoga.
To effectively participate in remote learning, students in this program must have reliable Internet access and meet these device requirements.
Program descriptionThis one-year graduate certificate program is geared to experienced internationally educated nurses holding a four-year bachelor's degree in nursing. Through theory, labs, simulation, and supervised clinical practice, this program focuses on caring for the client in an acute clinical setting. It allows students to develop skills in critical thinking, decision making, nursing diagnosis, care planning, implementation, and evaluation of care. In addition, course content will cover the philosophy, culture, communication skills, ethics and practice of professional nursing in Canada. The program includes extensive clinical experience in an acute-care setting.
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