Critical Care Nursing Programs

The following nursing and critical care nursing programs are available in Canada (please note, this list may not contain all programs available).   It is our suggestion you make contact with the school/program provider to determine if the specific course you are interested in is the right one for you.

Additional information regarding nursing programs in Canada may be located on the CNA website under Nursing Education.

International Nurses: please visit the CNA website for information.

CACCN cannot and does not endorse and/or recommend programs.

Did you know – You do not need a critical care certificate, program or CNA certification to join the Association! Join now!

AlbertaAlberta Health Authority

Mount Royal University
Orientation Program for Adult Critical Care

Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing (ACCN)
British ColumbiaBritish Columbia Institute of TechnologyCritical Care Nursing Specialty – Advanced Certificate

Critical Care – Combined Critical Care/Emergency Option
ManitobaWinnipeg Regional Health Authority

Prairie Mountain Health
Winnipeg Critical Care Education Program

Essentials of Critical Care Orientation
New BrunswickUniversity of New BrunswickNew Brunswick Critical Care Nursing Program (NBCCNP)
NewfoundlandCentre for Nursing Studies Eastern HealthCritical Care Program
Nova ScotiaNS Health Learning Institute for Health Care ProvidersCritical Care Nursing Program
OntarioBloomberg School of Nursing, University of TorontoPrograms
Centennial CollegeRN Critical Care Nursing
 Conestoga CollegeRN Critical Care Nursing
RN Critical Care Nursing Accelerated Program
 Durham CollegeCritical Care Nursing – e-learning (graduate certificate)
 Georgian CollegeRN Critical Care Nursing
Humber CollegeCritical Care Nursing Introductory (Level 2 ICU)

Critical Care Nursing Advanced (Level 3 ICU)
Michener InstitutePrograms
 Mohawk CollegeRN Critical Care Nursing
Hospital for Sick KidsAdvanced Paediatric Cardiology Program (SKAPCP)
St. Lawrence CollegeRN Critical Care Nursing
 School of Nursing, University of WindsorPrograms
Prince Edward IslandUniversity of Prince Edward IslandCritical Care and Emergency Nursing Program
QuebecIngram School of Nursing, McGill UniversityPrograms
SaskatchewanSaskatchewan Polytechnic Critical Care NursingCritical Care Nursing Advanced Certificate