WeRPN has developed a series of online learning programs to support RPN professional development. By participating in these online courses, RPNs can enhance their understanding of key topics ranging from leadership to role clarity to patient-centred care. These courses provide online asynchronous learning - facilitators provide all reading materials, activities and assignments that can be accessed at any time each week. Click on the courses below for further descriptions, prices and how to register. 2021 course start dates: January 18th, April 12th, June 21st, and September 13th.
Leadership 1: Developing Your Leadership
Developing Your Leadership ~ An 8-week online course on the key theories of communication, problem-solving, change and influencing management, and conflict resolution, to develop personal and professional leadership skills at the individual RPN level. (next start date is April 12, 2021)
Leadership 2: Influencing Change in Healthcare
Influencing Change in Healthcare ~ An 8-week online course that provides learners with tools so that you are able to influence the decisions and policies that are most important to nurses and the people you care for. (next start date is April 12, 2021)
Leadership 3: Championing Patient Centered Care
Championing Patient Centered Care ~ Over this 8 week online course, you will gain a critical examination on the role of practical nurses in patient centered care at the system and individual level. (next start date is April 12, 2021)