Registered Psychiatric Nurses, Partnering with People
CRPNBC is seeking a team of evaluators (minimum 2 members) to review a psychiatric nursing education program in British Columbia. The review will be carried out under the direction of the CRPNBC Registration Committee, in accordance with the CRPNBC
Recognition Process for Psychiatric Nursing Educational Programs.
The CRPNBC is responsible for establishing the standards of academic achievement required for RPN graduates and for recognizing psychiatric nursing educational programs that prepare graduates for registration as an RPN. From February to April 2018, the Bachelor of Science in Psychiatric Nursing offered by Douglas College will be reviewed. The Standards & Indicators for Recognition of Psychiatric Nursing Educational Programs sets out
the standards that the programs must meet.