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What education do you need to become a Registered Nurses?


1. Registered nurses

2. Registered psychiatric nurses

3. Completion of a college or other registered psychiatric nursing program is required.

4. Registration with a regulatory body is required in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia.

5. Completion of a university, college or other approved registered nursing program is required.

6. Additional academic training or experience is required to specialize in a specific area of nursing.

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  1. What is a day in the life of a Registered Nurses like?
    General duty registered nurses perform some or all of the following duties: A. May teach and counsel patients and... more
  2. What is the current Job Outlook for a Registered Nurses?
    The job outlook for Registered Nurses is considered Above Average because: 1. Employment grew at an average rate.... more
  3. What is the future Job Outlook for a Registered Nurses?
    Your job outlook will continue to be Above Average because: 1. The employment growth will likely be above average... more
  4. How much does a Registered Nurses make?
    The average hourly wages for Registered Nurses is $25.92/HR, which is above average for occupations in the health... more
  5. What is the currently unemployment rate for a Registered Nurses"?
    1% of Registered Nurses are unemployed. This rate is below the average for professionnal occupations. more
  6. How many Registered Nurses are employed part-time?
    28% of Registered Nurses are employed only on a part-time basis. There were 243,000 workers employed in these... more
  7. How many Registered Nurses are self-employed?
    Roughly 1% of Registered Nurses are self-employed. This is considered Average for the industry as a whole. more
  8. What is the average age of a Registered Nurses?
    The earlier-than-average retirement age (59) combined with an expected older-than-average age (43) of worker will... more

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