RSS Program – Foreign Credential Assistance


Canadian Licensure Training Made Simpler

Project is finished. Registration is closed. New program IENLAP.

Attention all Internationally Educated Nurses (IENs), Registered Nurse (RNs) / Registered Practical Nurse (RPNs)

Get on the pathway towards getting licensed to practice in Canada.

READY, SET, START is a free program for IENS
This 13-weeks in-class/online covers the licensure process, language enhancement training and soft skills required to successfully practice as a nurse in the Canadian Healthcare system.

RSSP can help you in your journey towards Licensure/Certification and preparing for Canadian employment.

For Internationally Educated Nurses (IENs)

  • 1 Registered Nurse (RNs)
  • 2 Registered Practical Nurse (RPNs)

Program Components:

  • Orientation and Nursing Licensure pathway process.
  • Career Development
  • Workplace Essentials
  • Personal Development
  • Enhanced Language Training
  • Post-program Support

Additional Benefit

  • Eligible candidates may access low interest loans through RSSP community partnerships, to support tuition costs

The RSS Program – Foreign Credential Assistance is a PCPI project funded by Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) through the Foreign Credentials Recognition (FCR) Program of the Government of Canada.