Fleming College

Practical Nursing

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Program Information

School:Fleming College
Faculty:Health & Wellness
Field of Study:Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Description:Practical Nurses have a role in society that offers a range of choices and opportunities. You will make a difference.

During the four semesters of the Practical Nursing program, you will learn the concepts and skills related to health and nursing. You will also learn nursing practices and interventions in specific health situations. In addition, you will have the opportunity to study courses such as anatomy and physiology, communication, introductory psychology and human growth and development. After successfully completing Fleming's four-semester diploma program, graduates are eligible to write the national examinations with the College of Nurses of Ontario and become registered to practice in Ontario as a Registered Practical Nurse. Graduates wishing to be registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario will be asked to sign a declaration of their status regarding: citizenship, any conviction of a criminal offense under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, professional misconduct, incompetence or incapacity in Ontario, and any mental or physical disorder which makes it desirable in the public interest that the person not practice nursing.

URL:Practical Nursing at Fleming College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Nurses Aides and Orderlies

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  • 2 of   Biology  or   Chemistry  or   Physics  or   Science 
  •  Grade11 Mathematics 

OSSD including Gr 12 C English, Gr 11 C Math and two different Gr 11 or 12 C Science subjects (i.e. Chemistry, Biology, Physics)

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 02, 2022