Currently Accredited

Currently Accredited

The CNA Accreditation Program upholds standards of quality for continuing professional development for nurses in Canada.

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Topics come from across the spectrum of nursing and range from 1-20 hours in length. See the list of CNA-accredited courses.

CNA-Accredited Courses

Clinical Specialty Programs

Nurses choosing to specialize in a specific clinical practice area take part in programs that expand their knowledge and abilities. These curricula are based on research, standards of practice and unique skill sets.

Clinical Specialty Programs


Examinations challenge the individual to apply the knowledge gained from education and to critically think in different scenarios. Exams must meet a standard based on competencies, evidence-based literature and applied research. See the list of CNA-accredited exams.

CNA-Accredited Exams


Intense and focused learning takes place at conferences that curate specific topics and areas of specialty. A variety of environments allow for multimodal learning for a broad range of attendees. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there are no scheduled accredited conferences at this time.

Accreditation Conferences