If you were trained and worked as a nurse internationally, undoubtedly, you have valuable experience and knowledge to bring to a nursing career in Canada.
- As a first step, visit Immigration and Citizenship Canada to learn how to become eligible to work in Canada.
- It is important to understand all of the Canadian requirements to practice as a RN or NP. Visit the National Nursing Assessment Service (NNAS) to find out what you need to start the application process, the timeline and the costs.
- Once you have completed the NNAS application and received an advisory report, you may apply to the College of Registered Nurses of Prince Edward Island (CRNPEI) for registration and licensure.
- With CRNPEI licensing requirements met, you may apply for nursing jobs in Prince Edward Island.