Frequently Asked Questions
If you have successfully submitted an electronic registration form, you should receive an automated email generated by the website.
Yes, you should submit more than one registration form. If you wish to transfer your registration to another program, please contact RNPDC@nshealth.ca.
The accelerated and regular part-time study options are designed so nurses can study while working. The intensity of the full-time study option requires that nurses not work while studying. Please refer to each program information web page for more detailed information.
Please contact RNPDC@nshealth.ca.
Many of our programs are performance based which require the applicant to complete a clinical component. To complete the clinical component applicants must be licensed in Canada. RNPDC offers many supports and resources for international graduates. Please visit our website for details: https://rnpdc.nshealth.ca/InternationalLearners/IntRN%20Bridging/
Programs are designed to build upon entry level competencies to prepare nurses to work in specialty areas. Programming for new graduates generally requires additional support for orientation and transition to the workforce. Nurses interested in the Critical Care/Emergency/Perioperative programs should check the program's webpage to verify the minimum amount of recent experience recommended prior to taking the program. Please contact RNPDC@nshealth.ca.
Unfortunately your online registration form cannot be edited after it has been submitted. If you would like to update your information, please contact RNPDC Administrative support to update your information at 1-800-461-8766.
It is important to remember that registrations are not processed before the registration deadline. The faculty review registrations at that time if all documentation is provided.
You will receive an email confirming your acceptance into the program with detailed instructions of your next steps.
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Go to RNPDC website, and click on the program that you are enrolled in, you will see a list of textbooks and where they can be purchased.