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complete your registration for 2016 now!

Online renewal closes at 4:30 pm on December 31. Renew your registration before this deadline to avoid delays, additional fees or practising without current registration.When the deadline has passed, your 2015 registration expires and Incomplete applications are cancelled.
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Posted: November 01, 2015

CPNRE transitions to computer-based testing

CLPNBC is very pleased to be collaborating with other provincial LPN regulatory colleagues and Assessment Strategies Inc. (ASI) to implement computer-based testing to deliver the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination (CPNRE®) starting in May 2016.

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Posted: September 28, 2015

CLPNBC immunization course closed

The CLPNBC Immunization course closed on July 31, 2015. As of August 1, 2015, LPNs have to complete the new BCCDC Immunization Competency Course to receive a certificate of completion. CLPNBC cannot accept competency...  Read More >

Posted: August 10, 2015

CLPNBC Spotlight

CLPNBC’s five month Jurisprudence Pilot Project closed on September 30, 2015.

Thank you to the LPNs who completed the pilot and congratulations to the prize winners!

We are analyzing the data and making changes based on LPN feedback.

Watch LPN Connect for more information about jurisprudence requirements for 2016.