The College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of Alberta (CRPNA) regulates psychiatric nursing as a distinct profession in Alberta under the Health Professions Act.


As a College, CRPNA provides direction to and regulates the practice of psychiatric nurses. The College establishes, maintains and enforces the requirements for licensure / registration, standards for registration, code of ethics, standards of practice and continued competence of the Profession in a manner that serves and protects public safety.

Registered Psychiatric Nurses launch joint project to update Standards of Psychiatric Nursing Practice

The four regulators are pleased to announce a new joint project to revise and update their Standards of Psychiatric Nursing Practice. These Standards describe in broad terms the expected level of performance of all RPNs. The Standards were developed some years ago, with some incremental changes subsequently. The intention is to create a single set of Standards covering all four provinces, fully reflecting the many changes in psychiatric nursing practice since then.  For full details, click here 

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Registration Renewal for 2018/2019 NOW OPEN

Renewal deadline is April 30th, 2018 after which time a $75.00 late fee will be applied.
Registration is SUSPENDED after May 31st and employers will be notified.

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Registered Psychiatric Nurse Regulators of Canada (RPNRC) announces new tools to assist candidates writing the national registration exam.


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Safer Opioid Prescribing - University of Toronto Webinars beginning in January 2018