Provisional permit holders FAQ
Graduate nurse permit FAQ
- How can my GN registration status be verified?
- What are my responsibilities as a GN practising in Alberta?
- How long is my permit valid?
- What if I need to renew my permit?
- What happens if I fail the NCLEX-RN exam?
- Can CARNA assist me with finding employment as a GN in Alberta?
- Why are there conditions on my permit?
- How much does the permit cost?
- When can I call myself an RN?
- Do I have professional liability protection as a GN?
- What is the continuing competence program and do I need to participate?
- If I have conditions on my permit can I request a review of the decision?
- What is the difference between provisional practice permits (GN) and RN practice permits?
How much does the permit cost?
- The provisional practice fee is the same as the RN practice fee.
- There is no additional fee to move from a provisional permit to an RN permit in the same practice year.
- Practice years run from October 1 and Sept. 30 every year
- Fees for provisional and RN permits are pro-rated after May 1
- Fees may change yearly, see fee schedule.
If you have any questions about the above information, please contact Registration Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1.800.252.9392 or 780.451.0043 ext 548.