Continuing Career Paths for RPNs

How can you further your career? RPNAO is frequently asked about the availability of continuing education courses to support RPN’s professional development and career goals. This section provides a sample of courses available to assist with your professional development and career plans.

Use the search terms provided below to check with your local institutions/private educators/career colleges for further information and current availability, click on the college links below to search their course databases, or access the Ontario Learn site for a comprehensive list of on-line courses offered by Ontario Colleges.

Search for:

  • Administration of Medication
  • Advanced Law & Mental Health for RPNs
  • Antepartum Nursing
  • Arrhythmia Interpretation
  • Assessment Skills for Nurses
  • Breastfeeding Program
  • Complex Continuing Care Certificate
  • Counseling Skills in Oncology
  • Cross Cultural Awareness for Health Care Practitioners
  • Dementia Studies
  • Diabetic Educator
  • Disability Management Certificate
  • ECG
  • Foot Care
  • Forensic Mental Health Nursing Certificate
  • Gerontology
  • Health Assessment Theory Review
  • IM Injections
  • Infection Control & Epidemiology
  • Interprofessional Professional Preceptor Workshop
  • Intro to Mental Health, Addictions & Concurrent Disorders
  • Introduction to Medical Research
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • IV Initiation & Maintenance
  • Leadership (RPNAO)
  • Maternal Newborn Certificate
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Nursing Care of Children with Cardio- Respiratory Disorders
  • Occupational Health Nursing Certificate
  • OR Nursing
  • Palliative Care
  • Patient Centred Care (RPNAO)
  • Pediatric Assessment
  • Professionalism & Ethical Practice
  • RPN Refresher Course
  • RPN Oncology
  • RPN Oncology Graduate Certificate
  • RPN Orthopedic Nursing
  • Venipuncture
  • Wound Management (Management of Wounds) 
Algonquin CollegeFanshawe CollegeMohawk College
Cambrian CollegeFleming CollegeNiagara College
Canadore CollegeGeorge Brown CollegeNorthern College
Centennial CollegeGeorgian CollegeSt. Clair College
Collège Boréal Humber CollegeSt. Lawrence College
Confederation CollegeLambton CollegeSault College
Conestoga CollegeLoyalist CollegeSeneca College
Durham CollegeMichener InstituteSheridan College
de Souza Institute