Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

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  • Course Overview

    This online, (self-paced), NCLEX-RN® preparation course is designed to build confidence, review relevant content, and provide strategies to prepare candidates for the NCLEX-RN®  exam. Developed specifically for Canadian nursing students and internationally educated nurses, who are preparing to write or rewrite the NCLEX-RN®  exam in Canada. Participants will benefit from the experience of University of Toronto nursing faculty, who will share their content expertise and in-depth knowledge of the NCLEX-RN® exam structure and foci, test taking strategies, and effective study strategies. The course includes focused modules on selected areas of nursing practice covered in the NCLEX-RN® exam, including: delegation, chronic diseases, labs/diagnostics, maternal/child, paediatrics, critical care and pharmacology.

    Course Objectives

    At the end of the course students will:

    1. Understand how the NCLEX-RN® exam & question formats are structured.
    2. Develop & apply successful test taking strategies.
    3. Identify key concepts and areas for content review that are essential to successful NCLEX-RN® exam completion.
    4. Develop increased confidence in exam writing.

    Online (self-paced) Course Content

    Our online fully self-paced course includes interactive eLearning modules, links to tools and resources, a mock exam, and access to a downloadable study workbook to organize and plan your studying. All course content is delivered using Quercus, our learning management system. We anticipate this course will take ~20 hrs to complete. Your access to the course and resources will begin approximately 5 business days after you register and will end 4 months from the day you receive access.

    Target Audience

    Canadian nursing students and internationally educated RNs who plan to write or rewrite the NCLEX-RN®  exam in Canada.

    Success on the registration exams is a vital step

    Our exam preparation courses are open to everyone. You do not need to be a U of T student or U of T graduate to benefit from the expert faculty who present these courses.

    We offer this course to help you prepare for registration as a Registered Nurse. Our NCLEX-RN®  Exam Prep Course is open to anyone writing, or rewriting, the NCLEX-RN®  in Canada; including new graduates and internationally educated nurses. The NCLEX-RN®  replaces the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE) as Canada’s national nursing examination for those applying as a RN.


    NCLEX-RN Course Faculty

    Zoraida Beekhoo RN, MA
    Associate Professor, Teaching Stream, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

    Manjit Dhanoa-Yasi RN, MN
    Lecturer, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

    Mary Ann Fegan, RN, MN
    Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
    Undergraduate Coordinator, Year 1 Clinical Education Co-ordinator
    Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

    Sarah Ibrahim RN, MN, PhD
    Adjunct Faculty, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

    Jana Lok, RN, MN, PhD, ENC(C)
    Lecturer, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

    Karen Fleming, RN, MN
    Clinical Nurse Educator, Paediatrics, North York General Hospital
    Adjunct Faculty, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

  • Registration Details

    Format & Fees

    Online (self-paced) Available now! $299 + HST

    Please Note

    • Applicable taxes (13% HST) will be added to the registration fees.
    • Refund Policy – To withdraw from the online course and receive a refund, your written request must be emailed to nursing@utoronto.ca within 24 hours of registering for the course. No refunds will be given after this time limit. All refunds are subject to an administration fee of $100 + tax.
    • Course Cancellation Policy– The university reserves the right to cancel courses due technical issues or insufficient enrollment. If you enroll in a course that is subsequently cancelled, you may transfer to another section of that course if an alternative is available, or you may receive a full refund of the fee and tax you paid to the University of Toronto. We are not responsible for any additional expenses incurred by you.

    Payment method options

    You have two payment options:

    1. Register online with a credit card.
    2. Register by mail with a certified cheque or money order.

    Credit Card:

    You can register and pay online with a credit card.

    Certified cheque or money order:

    You can register and pay by mail.

    Step 1: Type your information onto the appropriate online form and then print the page (i.e. don’t click “Confirmation and Payment”. Don’t pay by online credit card).
    Step 2: Obtain a certified cheque or money order payable to “University of Toronto” for the registration fee plus 13% HST. No personal cheques. No debit cards.

    Fees  (including HST)

    Online (self-paced) Available now!   $338
    Step 3: Mail the paper registration form with payment (no personal cheques, no cash, no credit cards, no debit cards) to:

    Centre for Professional Development
    Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing
    University of Toronto
    Suite 130
    155 College Street
    Toronto, ON M5T 1P8

    Step 4: When we receive your registration form we will email a confirmation notice.
  • Course Outline

    Section 1: Getting Started

    1. Vital Information about writing & preparing for the NCLEX–RN®
    2. Tips and Strategies for Studying and Approaching NCLEX–RN® Questions

    Section 2: Core Concept Outline for the NCLEX-RN® Client Needs Categories

    1. Safe & Effective Care
    2. Health Promotion
    3. Psychosocial Integrity
    4. Physiological Integrity

    Section 3: Targeted Content Review

    1. Focus on Pediatrics
    2. Focus on Maternal/Child
    3. Focus on Critical Care Concepts
    4. Focus on Pharmacology

    Section 4: Mock Exam

    1. Mock Exam
    2. Review of Mock Exam

    Section 5: Resources and Strategies for Success

    1. Pulling it all Together – Determining Strategies for Success on the NCLEX-RN®
    2. Study Guide Workbook

     

  • “I feel much more prepared to write the NCLEX after this course.”

    “Great course and amazing speakers!”

    “Materials are great! I will use all of the information and resources to prepare for the NCLEX.”

    “I enjoyed the course. I came for a different perspective on learning from my own university and I was so pleasantly surprised and happy. I liked the way they approached topics and tied it together.”

    “I really enjoyed the test taking strategies that were discussed in each session.”

    “Very well organized. The resources are such a big help.”

  • Contact Us

    Email: pd.nursing@utoronto.ca
    Website: bloomberg.nursing.utoronto.ca/pd
    Phone: (416) 978-1784
    Address: Centre for Professional Development
    Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing
    University of Toronto
    155 College Street
    Suite 130
    Toronto ON Canada
    M5T 1P8

     

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