Qualification Reqiurement for an RN

  1. Hi every one out there!

    What is the minimum qualification reqiurement to be an RN in Alberta.
    I mean to say Degree or diploma?



    Harjot
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  3. by   NotReady4PrimeTime
    If you're already a practicing RN in another jurisdiction, then you are eligible for registration in Alberta. If you are an internationally educated RN, though, you will ahve to undergo a "substantively equivalent competency" screening to ensure that your education meets Alberta standards. If you are only just beginning your nursing education, you will need a degree. There are many other posts on the forum that can expand on this information. Have a look and see what other questions you have that aren't answered and come on back.

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