February 18, 2011
The Association of Registered Nurses of Prince Edward Island (ARNPEI) Council met today and has approved the following:
a) Changes to the English Language Proficiency tests;
b) Policy - Registration: Assessment for Eligibility to Write the Canadian Registered Nurse Exam (CRNE) for Graduates of Internationally Educated Nursing Programs who have Never Been Registered in Another Canadian Jurisdiction.
c) The use of World Education Services (WES).
The ARNPEI Application package For Assessment of Eligibility for Registration for Internationally Educated Nurses has been updated. As of February 18, 2011, these updates include:
Please see the NEW IEN Application package.
Any applicant whose file became complete (i.e. containing all required information and documents) prior to February 18, 2011 will have their file assessed using the Association’s previous policy.
Any files that become complete (i.e. containing all required information and documents) on or after February 18, 2011 will be assessed using the new Internationally Educated Nurse Registration Policy.