CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PRACTICAL NURSE EDUCATORS
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About Capne

Formed in 2000, with the initial meeting in Manitoba, that included PN educators and regulatory bodies from each province/territory with the exception of Quebec. 

Objectives:

  • - Support and enhance the quality, effectiveness, and consistency of practical nursing education.
  • - Promote evidence informed nursing education.
  • - Liaise with key stakeholders such as government and regulatory bodies on issues pertaining to educational and human resource needs.
  • - Enhance awareness and understanding of the role of the practical nurse in the collaborative delivery of health care.
  • - Contribute to policy initiatives related to issues and trends in health and education.
  • - Promote collaboration with other educators and enhance inter-professional education and practice.
  • - Support and foster transferability between educational programs and mobility of graduates.
  • - Oversee the organization of an annual conference for practical nurse educators.

Awards

The Canadian Association of Practical Nurse Educators (CAPNE) will be presenting awards to honor exceptional Practical Nursing Educators across Canada for their exceptional efforts. CAPNE is proud to be presenting this new initiative, which recognizes and supports mentorship, innovation and leadership in Practical Nursing Education.

Award Descriptions PDF

Please see the Nomination Form PDF Nomination Form for information about the nomination process.

Award nominations are due by May 1st, 2017


 

VISION STATEMENT

Excellence in practical nursing education.

MISSION STATEMENT

CAPNE is the national voice for practical nursing education in Canada.