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Canadian Neonatal Nursing Specialty Certification Exam Preparation Workshop – HALIFAX 20200531
Dalhousie University, Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences Building – Halifax, Nova Scotia
May 31, 2020 to May 31, 2020
 
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.
 
This workshop is 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.
 
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):
 
$100 + tax for CANN members
$125 + tax for non-members
Payable upon registration
 
Registration fees include participation in the workshop, refreshment breaks and a light lunch.
 
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Refunds of registration fees, less a $25 administration fee, will be issued for cancellations received by Friday, May 8, 2020. 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 info@neonatalcann.ca. Refunds will be processed after the workshop.
 
LOCATION:
 
Dalhousie University – Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences Building
6135 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4R2
 
PARKING:
 
Head to the LeMarchant Place parking lot on South Street, Studley Campus (number 16 on the map – click here). The cost is $2 per hour or $16 per day.
 
 
 
IMPORTANT DATES:
 
FALL 2020
June 1 - September 10: 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.
 
Track your learning: The easiest way for you to track your CL hours is by using the CNA form – Continuous Learning for Certification Renewal: Activities and Competencies. It is a convenient way to log your activities as you complete them. At the end of your five-year term, you submit your CL activities as part of your renewal application.
 
Please take the time to familiarize yourself with the activity guidelines – click here.