Post Graduate Nursing Certification & Management


NOC: 3152

Program Duration: 1427 hours

At 20 hours per week: 71.4 weeks – 16.5  months
At 25 hours per week: 57.1  weeks – 13.3 months
Note on Program Duration:  Actual calendar times may vary due to statutory holidays, professional days and school closure days.

Mature student status (19 years of age or older). Non native English speakers require proof of score of  60% on ULI ESL testing (or equivalent from other standardized testing mechanisms). Internationally or locally trained professionals with degree, diploma or certificate in the field, as well as clinical experience. Domestic students require minimum score of 7 on Wonderlic Aptitude test and pass an interview with the ULI admissions department. International students need to pass an interview with ULI admissions department.  May be required to take ULI ESL program to bring English to the prerequisite level of acceptance.

Nursing Standards in BC: for RN’s OR LPN’s

Choose your stream:

RN’s LPN’s
Practice Standards Practice Standards
Scope of Practice Scope of Practice
Code of Ethics Code of Ethics
Nurse Client Relationship Working with RN”S
Responsibility and Accountability Practice Consultation

160 Hours

Professional Standards for Health Professionals (Canadian Overview)

40 hrs

Nursing Exam Preparation

Choose your Health Care Specialization:

SEC & NCLEX Exam Preparation (Canadian Registered Nurse)  OR

SEC & NCLEX Exam Preparation (LPN)

Nursing exam prep is intended for internationally trained registered nurses who need to work while preparing for the SEC & NCLEX Exam Preparation (CRN or LPN)

240 hrs

Applications & Technologies

MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, MS Outlook

Keyboarding, Communication for the Health Care Industry

200 hours

Job Search Skills

Employment/Practicum Readiness

20 hours

Advanced English for the Health Care Professional

(may be exempted if score 7 or higher)

60 hours

Customer Service (World Host)

7 hours

Work Experience

Co-Op Work Term

700 hours

Courses may be modified or substituted as required to facilitate success in standardized testing or changes in standardized requirements. Alternate courses may be chosen to replace exempted course requirements based on experience and/or testing results. There is voluntary additional support available with the instructor at $50/hour. Course delivery subject to enrollment and may be altered.