Can an RPN student who's completed their first year, go & register to write the PSW certificate exam, without taking the PSW course?
I heard this does exist, but I can't seem to find information on it?
It would make sense since RPN's learn in 4 months (first semester) what PSW's learn in their whole program.
Jan 12, '10
I am in Ontario and here there is no provincial exam per say, you finish your PSW program and get your certificate. I have known RPNs that were hired in a PSW capacity part way through school. it would likely depend on the work place.Some places would perhaps be fine with fact your are a year into the RPN course.