The Registered Psychiatric Nurse Regulators of Canada (RPNRC) provides leadership for the profession of psychiatric nursing by: collaborating to achieve excellence and consistency in regulatory requirements and processes; engaging with stakeholders on regulatory matters; and informing the public about how the regulation of Registered Psychiatric Nurses in Canada protects the public. The RPNRC is a voice, nationally and internationally, for excellence in the profession.
This website provides information about the profession of Registered Psychiatric Nurses and their roles and responsibilities in serving the public and Canada's health care system.
RPNRC releases National Entry-Level Competencies for Registered Psychiatric Nurses
View the National Entry-Level Competencies for Registered Psychiatric Nurses (PDF) and News Release (PDF).
Fraudulent Exam Prep Guide
Please read our notice about a Fraudulent Exam Prep Guide (PDF) being sold online.
Apply for the John Alex Crawford National Scholarship
Applications for the John Alex Crawford National Scholarship can now be completed online at the Registered Psychiatric Nurses Foundation website at www.rpnf.ca. For more information, find more details on our Awards and Scholarships page.