CNA CERTIFICATION

cna certification

Canadian Nurse Association (CNA) is responsible for the Certification of nursing specialties.  On April 5th 2014, PeriAnesthesia nursing became the 20th specialty designated by the CNA for certification.

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checklist-icon CERTIFICATION REGISTRATION

Important dates for nurses to get certified by exam and for certified nurses due to renew

2018

Initial or renewal by exam

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Spring Jan. 10 – March 1 May 1 – 15 June
Fall June 1 – September 10  Nov. 1 – 15 Dec.

Renewal by continuous learning (CL)

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Renewal by CL Jan. 10 – Nov. 16 – application period has been extended!

Please note: All certifications set to expire in 2018 are valid until December 31, 2018.

2019

Initial or renewal by exam

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Spring Jan. 10 – March 1 May 1 – 15 June
Fall June 3 – September 12  Nov. 1 – 15 Dec.

Renewal by continuous learning (CL)

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Renewal by CL Jan. 10 – Nov. 1

Please note: All certifications set to expire in 2019 are valid until December 31, 2019.

See more at: https://www.cna-aiic.ca/en/certification#dates18

APPLICATION BY MAIL or ONLINE Read the General Application Guide.
STUDY GUIDE Register (free of charge) for the upcoming webinar
Contact the CNA Certification Program personnel
BLUEPRINT– provides explicit instructions and guidelines on how the competencies are to be expressed within the exam
COMPETENCIES– a list of the knowledge and skills expected of a certified nurse that could be tested on during the certification exam
BIBLIOGRAPHY– Resources that can help you prepare for the certification exam
STUDY GUIDE for the Certification Exam
FEE CNA members: $570 (+ applicable taxes)
Non-CNA members:1 $756 (+ applicable taxes)
Resources for Financial Support

 

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