BC Graduates are required to write and pass the Canadian Registered Nurse Examination (CRNE).
Step 1: Obtaining an application
Step 2: What you do
Step 3: What CRNBC does
Step 4: CRNE Exam
Step 5: Pass
Step 6: Fail
The examination measures the competencies required of entry-level nurses for safe and effective practice. Payment for the CRNE must be provided at the time the application is submitted. CRNBC does not accept post-dated cheques.
Exam Fact Sheet (PDF)
The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) sends exam results to CRNBC. Applicants will receive their examination results six weeks after the examination.