This one-day workshop will be a case-based learning opportunitiy incorporating the Canadian Neonatal Nursing Competencies to help support nurses preparing to write the Canadian Neonatal Nursing Specialty Certification Exam. Upon completion of the workshop, the learner will be able to identify gaps in knowledge and areas for further study.
Workshops are open to anyone interested in the opportunity to integrate current neonatal knowledge in an interactive and engaging format but does not replace exam preparation. Participants are expected to have previously studied all exam components (Exam Blueprint and Specialty Competencies) if planning to write the exam in November 2019.
This workshop is open to anyone interested in neonatal education (do not need to be writing the exam).
NOTE: Participation in the workshop does not replace exam preparation, nor does it guarantee exam success.
COST (WORKSHOP FEE):
$50 + tax for CANN members
$60 + tax for non-members
Payable upon registration
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Refunds of registration fees, less a $20 administration fee, will be issued for cancellations received by Friday, September 20, 2019. No refunds will be issued after this date. If you are unable to attend, you may substitute someone in your place. All cancellation and substitution requests must be submitted in writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds will be processed after the workshop.
Kathy Harris, RN, MSN, NNP, DNP(C)
BC Women's Hospital
4500 Oak Street (Oak Street & 33rd Avenue)
Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3N1
Use entrance 93 as seen on the Campus Map – click here
On-site parking for a fee – two underground parking lots as well as surface parking. Please watch for restrictions and family-only parking designations. Street parking is also available but watch for restrictions and time limitations as pertains to ticketing and towing.
FOOD AND SNACKS:
Available for purchase:
- Hospital Cafeteria (hot and cold food options)
- Starbucks (coffee shop)
- Second Cup (coffee shop)
- Bean around the World (coffee shop)
- Tim Horton's (limited food options)
IMPORTANT DATES – FALL 2019
June 27 – September 30: Application window to write or renew by exam
November 1 – 15: Exam window
January 10 – November 1: Application window to renew by continuous learning
The vast majority of CNA-certified nurses renew their credential through the continuous learning option, which requires you to accumulate 100 CL hours related to your nursing practice specialty over the five-year term.
Please take the time to familiarize yourself with the activity guidelines – click here.