Program Listing

Cambrian College, Ontario -Canada

Practical Nursing (PNDP)

Shortlist Program

Program Details

2 Year - Undergraduate Diploma

Course Duration:

2 Years

Application Fee:

95 CAD

Tuition Fee:

19995 CAD/Year


Sep, Jan

Program Description

If providing care and helping to improve the lives of others is your passion, consider a career as a registered practical nurse (RPN). Cambrian's program, which is approved by the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO), offers you hands-on experience, smaller class sizes, and unique placement opportunities. You'll practice clinical skills in our high-tech nursing labs and advance your skills by working alongside healthcare professionals in the community.

Admission Requirements

For graduates of the new curriculum (OSS): Ontario Secondary School Diploma (30 credits) or equivalent or mature student status, including: Any grade 12 English (C) or (U) Any grade 11 (U) or (C) or grade 12 biology (U) Any grade 11 (U) or grade 12 chemistry (C) or (U) Any grade 11 (C), (U) or (M) or grade 12 mathematics (C) or (U) Please note: A minimum combined overall average of 70% is required in the prerequisite courses listed above. Recommended: Computer competency in relevant software Note: Cambrian College's Pre-Health Sciences Pathway to Advanced Diplomas and Degrees (PHPG) program is the designated preferred preparatory program for admission to Cambrian College's limited enrolment Health Sciences programs. Limited enrolment programs are identified within the detailed program descriptions. The minimum GPA and grades required for successful admission will be determined by the quality and quantity of the applicant pool. Additional Requirements Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Certificate Level (HCP) Health Care Provider (must be renewed annually) Current Standard First Aid Certificate (must be current for entire program) Mask testing (for N-95 mask) Criminal record check WHMIS certification Proof of immunization status at registration for the following: Two-step TB test Immunizations: Measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, polio Current tetanus - diphtheria vaccination Current influenza immunization (when available for season) Hepatitis B vaccination If born after 1970, must have 2 measles vaccinations Hepatitis A vaccination is recommended but not require Note: Criminal record check, influenza immunization, TB skin test, WHMIS and Basic Cardiac Life Support certificates MUST be renewed on an annual basis - there is a fee required for these renewals. Proof of previous varicella infection (chickenpox) must be supplied if not immunized for this disease.


Tuition Fees mentioned above is an approximate value from the college website. Exact tuition will be mentioned in your Letter of Acceptance from the institute. For accurate Admission requirements visit college/university program page.