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RPN application


 BC grads

​​​You may apply in this category if you graduated from a BCCNP-recognized registered psychiatric nursing education program ​​in B.C.

How to app​​ly​

 Canadian RPNs

​​Apply as a Canadian RPN if you graduated from or were registered as an RPN in another Canadian province or territory. 

How to apply​

 Internationally-educated RPNs

​Apply under the internationally educated nurse category if you were educated as a nurse outside of Canada. Before applying for registration with BCCNP, you must first apply to the National Nursing Assessment Service (NNAS)​.​

 Are you a nursing student?

​Learn more about becoming an employed student psychiatric nurse (ESPN)​. ​

 Delays & complex applications

Please have all necessary documents and information on-hand before beginning the application process. 

​Complex applications  take longer to review and process.