QuickStart Skills Development Diploma: Licensure Preparation for Internationally Educated Nurses

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

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 Hours

Applications & Technologies

MS Office 2013 (choose two from the following)

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

60 hours

General Skills


40 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.


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