Can UK RN's work as LPN's?

  1. Hi everyone...

    Have a quick question...can uk RN's apply to work in canada as LPN's? while waiting to make up the hours needed to register in canada as an RN?

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  3. by   Silverdragon102
    good question but I should imagine the answer would be no
  4. by   Fiona59
    You would have to apply to the College of Licensed Practical Nurses in the province of residence. They would then assess your credentials and decide.

    Have a look at They have a section for nurses trained overseas and also links to other provincial bodies.