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You will have the opportunity to study decontamination in medical device reprocessing. You will discuss agents for cleaning and disinfection as well as study various equipment used to decontaminate surgical instruments and patient care equipment. You will discuss the handling and cleaning of both rigid and flexible endoscopes. The course will also cover key policies and procedures related to medical device reprocessing.

Prerequisites: Foundations of Medical Device Reprocessing (MED 1601)


This course currently has no offerings.


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This course will provide a review of kidney disease and enhance your knowledge regarding resources and care of the patient with kidney disease, both acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease. You will focus on care and management of the patient with chronic kidney disease. You will study principles of nursing practice as they apply to renal replacement therapy and vascular access. Pharmacology, lab values, and lifestyle management related to chronic kidney disease will be discussed with a focus on prevention, treatment and care.

Prerequisites: RN, LPN


Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - November 25, 2016
Registration deadline: August 26, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$579.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201602-665
March 27, 2017 - June 16, 2017
Registration deadline: March 17, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$579.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-753
You will study the area of bariatrics and enhance your knowledge regarding resources and care of the bariatric client. You will focus on obesity, related conditions, psychosocial factors and client assessment. Health care management will be reviewed with a focus on prevention, treatments, therapies and the use of bariatric equipment. You will discuss types of bariatric surgery and care of the post-surgical client.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
January 9, 2017 - March 31, 2017
Registration deadline: December 23, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$559.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-736
March 27, 2017 - June 16, 2017
Registration deadline: March 17, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$559.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-737
You will learn the processes related to the possession, administration, prescribing and selling and transportation of medications falling under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) and the New Classes of Prescriber Regulations. Federal legislation and regulation will be highlighted as well as information about the Saskatchewan Prescriptive Review Program. The course focuses on how to use these medications safely and appropriately in the pharmacotherapeutic management of your clients’ conditions. Contact pcnp@saskpolytech.ca or 306-775-7335 for information.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
July 4, 2016 - June 2, 2017
Registration deadline: June 2, 2017
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$120.00OnlineCRN: 201609-23
In this lab, you will practice procedures and skills common to additional authorized registered nurse practice in a northern primary care setting. This lab is taken concurrently with NURS 1679 Clinical Decision-making for Authorized Practice course. Attendance is mandatory.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 8, 2015 - May 31, 2016
Registration deadline: May 31, 2016
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$251.65DistanceCRN: 201509-1223
October 17, 2016 - October 21, 2016
8:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration deadline: September 7, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$875.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201602-420
February 13, 2017 - February 17, 2017
8:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$875.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201603-457
April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017
8:00 am-4:00 pm
Registration deadline: March 15, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$875.00Prince AlbertCRN: 201604-65
You will consolidate your health assessment and pharmacy competencies in a 200 hour clinical practice education experience after completing a 39 hour practice lab (NURS 1682). Amalgamated with the practicum, you will study theory using clinical decision tools applied in the context of collaborative, additional authorized registered nurse practice.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 12, 2016 - December 9, 2016
Registration deadline: September 7, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$975.00OnlineCRN: 201602-421
January 9, 2017 - April 7, 2017
Registration deadline: January 9, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$975.00OnlineCRN: 201603-458
March 20, 2017 - June 16, 2017
Registration deadline: March 15, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$975.00OnlineCRN: 201604-66
New research and clinical experience result in ongoing changes in the drug therapy field. As an experienced health care provider, you will review essential information that reflects current clinical drug therapy by examining the common classification of drugs. The course content includes strategies to promote safe, effective and rational drug therapy and non-pharmacological approaches while considering the clients’ individual characteristics.

Prerequisites: Eligible for licensure with the registered nurses' or registered psychiatric licensing body in your jurisdiction.


Additional costs: Texts
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 12, 2016 - December 9, 2016
Registration deadline: September 9, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$650.00OnlineCRN: 201602-414
January 9, 2017 - April 7, 2017
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$650.00OnlineCRN: 201603-448
March 20, 2017 - June 16, 2017
Registration deadline: March 15, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$650.00OnlineCRN: 201604-64
You will increase your knowledge of the Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) approach to counselling. The course will present an overview of the model, basic assumptions of cognitive behavioural therapy and examine key concepts. You will review the therapeutic process, the nurse’s role and application of the cognitive behavioural model.

Prerequisites: LPN/RN or RPN


This course currently has no offerings.

You will study the theory related to interviewing techniques, history taking and a head-to-toe physical assessment. You will have the opportunity to attend a two-day lab where you will focus on performing a comprehensive assessment of the adult client. An evaluation of the assessment skills will be scheduled with an experienced instructor/evaluator.

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) and transfer credit may be options for receiving credit. For further information see the PLAR candidate guide (pdf) or the transfer credit page.



Prerequisites: Admission requirement: Eligible for licensure with registered nurses’ or registered psychiatric licensing body in your jurisdiction.


Additional costs: Text(s) and print materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 12, 2016 - December 9, 2016
Registration deadline: September 7, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$925.00OnlineCRN: 201602-406
January 9, 2017 - April 7, 2017
Registration deadline: January 4, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$925.00OnlineCRN: 201603-444
You will learn how to perform a health history and physical examination of clients in various stages across the lifespan. You will explore the challenges related to aging. The assessment will include physiological, spiritual, developmental and environmental data. Your 12 hour lab experience will help you gain expertise in documenting a health history and performing a physical examination on a healthy adult.

Additional costs: Text(s) and print materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - November 25, 2016
Registration deadline: August 26, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$809.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201602-643
January 9, 2017 - March 31, 2017
Registration deadline: December 23, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$809.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-711
March 27, 2017 - June 16, 2017
Registration deadline: March 17, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$809.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-713
May 8, 2017 - July 28, 2017
Registration deadline: April 28, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$809.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201604-106
September 2, 2015 - May 31, 2016
Registration deadline: May 31, 2016
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$806.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201509-408
Your studies will focus on the concepts of holistic nursing care related to specific challenges of the older adult. You will examine the concept of polypharmacy. You will discuss the introductory concepts of microbiology and selected specific microorganisms. You will learn about emerging infections in Canadian communities.

Prerequisites: Anatomy and Physiology 1 (APHY 162) (Concurrent), Sociology 1 (SOCI 160) (Concurrent), or taken concurrently. Graduate of Continuing Care Assistant program after 2000.


Additional costs: Text(s) and print materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 6, 2016 - November 25, 2016
Registration deadline: August 26, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$469.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201602-622
January 9, 2017 - March 31, 2017
Registration deadline: December 23, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$469.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-681
March 27, 2017 - June 16, 2017
Registration deadline: March 17, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$469.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-682
You will learn to conduct culturally-sensitive medico-forensic examinations on patients seeking care following sexual assault. You will learn how achieve the best health outcome by identifying and appropriately documenting injuries, collecting physical specimens, maintaining chain of custody, assessing for treatment and recommending follow-up care as a member of an interprofessional team. You will gain insight into the realm of interpersonal violence and its impact on health and learn how to prepare for courtroom testimony.

Online Plus Lab: Jan 19, 2015 – March 27, 2015, Lab: Mar 25, 26, & 27, 2015 Wascana Parkway Regina SK, Registration deadline Jan 9/15

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 3, 2016 - December 9, 2016
Registration deadline: September 30, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$925.00OnlineCRN: 201602-422
You will increase your knowledge of the therapeutic relationship using a variety of print and internet resources. You will study an overview of the therapeutic relationship and examine the process of communication and related therapeutic communication techniques. You will also explore responsive and action dimensions used in the therapeutic relationship.

Prerequisites: LPN, RN, or RPN


This course currently has no offerings.

You will participate in activities to move and position clients/objects in health care settings using minimal physical effort and maximizing the use of mechanical aids and equipment. The course focuses on client/caregiver safety. Upon successfully completing the course, you will receive a Transferring, Lifting, Repositioning (TLR) re-evaluation wallet card.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
June 11, 2016
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: June 3, 2016
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$95.00ReginaCRN: 201504-1182
June 12, 2016
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: June 3, 2016
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$95.00ReginaCRN: 201504-69
June 18, 2016
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: June 10, 2016
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$95.00ReginaCRN: 201504-1204
June 18, 2016
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: June 10, 2016
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$95.00ReginaCRN: 201504-1205
August 28, 2016
Sun - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: August 19, 2016
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$95.00ReginaCRN: 201601-115
August 28, 2016
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: August 19, 2016
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$95.00ReginaCRN: 201601-85
September 10, 2016
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: September 2, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201602-627
September 10, 2016
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: September 2, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201602-628
October 16, 2016
Sun - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: October 7, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201602-630
October 16, 2016
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: October 7, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201602-631
November 6, 2016
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: October 28, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201602-632
January 7, 2017
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: December 23, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201603-692
June 11, 2017
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: June 2, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00ReginaCRN: 201604-104
October 15, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 13, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-590
October 15, 2016
Sat - 1:00-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 15, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-591
October 16, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 16, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-592
October 16, 2016
Sun - 1:00-3:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 16, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$95.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-593
You will participate in activities to move and position clients/objects in health care settings using minimal physical effort and maximizing the use of mechanical aids and equipment. The course focuses on client/caregiver safety. Upon successfully completing the course, you will receive a Transferring, Lifting, Repositioning (TLR) certificate.

You are encouraged to wear scrubs but if you don’t have any, please wear clothes that allow ease of movement that also have appropriate coverage.

8 hours No additional costs in Regina.
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
June 11, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: June 4, 2016
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$187.00ReginaCRN: 201504-62
August 12, 2016 - August 13, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: August 5, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-68
August 12, 2016 - August 13, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: August 5, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-69
August 19, 2016 - August 20, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: August 12, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-70
August 19, 2016 - August 20, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: August 12, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-71
August 19, 2016 - August 21, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sun - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: August 12, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-72
August 19, 2016 - August 21, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sun - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: August 12, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-73
August 23, 2016 - August 24, 2016
Tue - 5:30-9:29 pm
Wed - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: August 16, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-74
August 23, 2016 - August 24, 2016
Tue - 5:30-9:29 pm
Wed - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: August 16, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-80
August 26, 2016 - August 27, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: August 19, 2016
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$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-82
August 26, 2016 - August 27, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 1:00-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: August 19, 2016
Register Online
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201601-83
September 17, 2016 - September 18, 2016
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Sun - 1:00-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: September 9, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201602-502
September 17, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: September 9, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201602-507
October 1, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: September 23, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201602-614
October 15, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: October 7, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201602-615
November 4, 2016 - November 5, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 8:00-11:59 am
Registration deadline: October 28, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201602-617
November 4, 2016 - November 5, 2016
Fri - 5:30-9:29 pm
Sat - 1:00-5:00 pm
Registration deadline: October 28, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201602-623
March 4, 2017
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: February 24, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201603-674
May 6, 2017
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: April 28, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201604-98
May 26, 2017 - May 27, 2017
Fri - 6:30-9:30 pm
Sat - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: 106
Registration deadline: May 25, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201604-108
June 10, 2017
Sat - 8:00 am-4:59 pm
Registration deadline: June 2, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00ReginaCRN: 201604-99
June 4, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 415
Registration deadline: June 2, 2016
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$187.00SaskatoonCRN: 201504-1177
June 5, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 415
Registration deadline: June 2, 2016
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$187.00SaskatoonCRN: 201504-1176
August 6, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 4, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-30
August 7, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 4, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-31
August 8, 2016
Mon - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 4, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-32
August 9, 2016
Tue - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 8, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-33
August 10, 2016
Wed - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 9, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-34
August 11, 2016
Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 10, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-35
August 12, 2016
Fri - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 11, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-36
August 13, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 11, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-37
August 14, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 11, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-38
August 15, 2016
Mon - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 11, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-39
August 16, 2016
Tue - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 15, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-40
August 17, 2016
Wed - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 16, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-41
August 18, 2016
Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 17, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-42
August 19, 2016
Fri - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 18, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-43
August 20, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 11, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-44
August 21, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 18, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-45
August 22, 2016
Mon - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 18, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-46
August 25, 2016
Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 23, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-49
August 26, 2016
Fri - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 24, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-50
August 27, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 24, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-51
August 28, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 24, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-52
August 29, 2016
Mon - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 24, 2016
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$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201601-53
September 1, 2016
Thu - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: August 30, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-183
September 10, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 8, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-185
September 11, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 8, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-186
September 17, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 15, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-187
September 18, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 15, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-188
September 24, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 22, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-189
September 25, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 22, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-190
October 1, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 29, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-191
October 2, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: September 29, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-192
October 22, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 20, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-193
October 23, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 20, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-194
October 29, 2016
Sat - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 27, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-195
October 30, 2016
Sun - 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Room: 419
Registration deadline: October 27, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$195.00SaskatoonCRN: 201602-196
You will learn the basic theory and procedure for performing simple venipuncture by evacuated system, syringe and needle, and butterfly needle for the purpose of blood collection.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 12, 2016 - May 19, 2017
Registration deadline: May 19, 2017
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$110.00OnlineCRN: 201609-22
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