Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University
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Practical Nursing


Learn everything you need to deliver effective and empathetic front line patient care. This comprehensive program provides the knowledge, skills, judgment and attitude to perform to the competencies identified by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia. (Williams Lake Campus only.)


Upon successful completion of the program, learners will possess the competencies to successfully complete the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Exam.

Admission Requirements

Selective admission

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent) or Mature Student Status
  • English 12/English 12 First Peoples 67% (B)
  • Foundations of Mathematics 11 (or equivalent) 60% (C)
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology for Practical Nurses (or equivalent) 67% (C+)

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Specific questions about this program.
Phone (Canada): 1-800-663-4936

International student with specific questions about this program.
Phone (International): 1-250-392-8020