Continuing Nursing Studies: Program Courses

Programs/Courses

RN

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LPN

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Competency modules addressing content currently in the LPN Scope of Practice are available.

The following modules are coordinated through CNS. Applications must be completed and fees submitted to the CNS registrar.

  • Intramuscular Injection Module - provides the LPN with the necessary knowledge to safely prepare and administer medications via the intramuscular route
  • Intradermal Injection Module - provides the LPN with the necessary knowledge to safely administer medications via the intradermal route
  • Intravenous Therapy Administration Module - provides the LPN with the necessary knowledge to safely administer and monitor care for a client receiving intravenous therapy.
  • Blood and Blood Product Administration Module - provides the LPN with the necessary knowledge to safely administer and monitor care for a client receiving blood and blood products. Pre-requisite required: Intravenous Therapy Administration Module
  • Immunization Module - provides the LPN with the necessary knowledge to safely prepare and administer immunizations through various routes - Pre-requisite required: Imtramuscular and Intradermal Modules
  • IV Medication Administration Module - provides the LPN with the necessary knowledge to safely administer IV medications - Pre-requisite required: Intravenous Therapy Administration Module
  • IV Initiation Module - provides the nurse with the necessary theoretical and clinical skills required for initiation and care of IV therapy
  • Hypodermocylsis Module - The purpose of this self-learning module is to prepare LPNs to initiate hypodermoclysis therapy for clients - Pre-requisite required: Intravenous Therapy Administation Module
  • Central Venous Access Device (CVAD) Module - The purpose of this self-learning module is to prepare LPNs to safely care for clients with CVADs (tunneled versus non-tunneled catheters, short-term vascular access devices i.e. CVP lines, PICC lines and implanted ports) - Pre-requisite required: Intravenous Therapy Administation Module

For program/course registration information, please contact the registrar for Continuing Nursing Studies, Barbara Peters at Barbara.peters@mun.ca or by phone at (709) 777-8174.

For all other inquiries please contact the Coordinator for Continuing Nursing Studies, Natasha Fulford at natasha.fulford@mun.ca or by phone at (709) 777-8157.

Download Application Form for Competency Modules


The following modules are available for purchase by health care agencies for LPNs. Agencies are responsible for supervising and testing student competency.

  • Male & Female Catheterization - provides LPN with the necessary theoretical and clinical skills required for urinary catheterization
  • Gastrointestinal Tube Feedings & Nasogastric Suctioning - provides the LPN with the necessary theoretical and clinical skills required for gastrointestinal tube feedings
  • Oxygen Therapy & Oral Suctioning - provides the LPN with the necessary theoretical and clinical skills required for oxygen therapy and oral suctioning