Education

CLPNM establishes the standards for practical nursing education programs in Manitoba to ensure LPNs entering the profession have the knowledge and skills they need for their roles.

Registration

CLPNM grants licences to Manitoba’s practical nurses. It evaluates each application for initial or renewed registration to ensure all practical nurses in Manitoba meet the criteria for the profession.

Standards

CLPNM establishes professional standards and guidelines to ensure that Manitobans can expect professional, compassionate, ethical, safe and high-quality care from Manitoba’s LPNs.

Public Protection

CLPNM oversees the practice and conduct of practical nurses in Manitoba. It receives and investigates complaints, and when necessary, takes action to protect the public interest.

CLPNM News

Not sure how to check if your renewal was approved?

To confirm the status of your renewal application, access the CLPNM’s public register at https://www.clpnm.ca/find-an-lpn/. If you have completed the online renewal and been approved for the upcoming registration year the public register will be as follows: Current...

Top 5 Reasons to Renew Early

If you miss a step, you will have time to go back and fix it. Depending on how you respond to questions on your renewal application, you may need to provide more information. If you renew too close to the deadline, you may be rushed or run out of time. If you need...

How can we best reach you?

The CLPNM uses email as its primary means of sending news and notices to LPNs, SPNs, and GPNs. We will continue to do so. Some registrants may prefer to also receive notices by a second means of communication. Let us know your thoughts below.   Create your own...

Subscribe to the CLPNM Newsletter

Interested in receiving news and notices from the CLPNM? If you are a CLPNM registrant (LPN, GPN and SPN) you are automatically subscribed to the monthly CLPNM newsletter. You do not need to subscribe unless you have previously unsubscribed. If you are an LPN...

Stakeholder News

Canadian Patient Safety Week

The Canadian Patient Safety Institute has announced that Patient Safety Week will run October 28 to November 1, 2019.  This year's theme is: Conquer Silence At some point, every one of us will be a patient in the healthcare system. What most Canadians don’t realize,...

Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy

Vaccine hesitancy is described as a delay in acceptance or refusal to vaccinate, despite the availability of vaccination services. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) vaccine hesitancy is now one of the top 10 threats to global health, despite robust...

Canadian Nurses Association Exam in Gerontology

The Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) will offer an exam in gerontological nursing for licensed practical nurses in November, 2019. Apply between June 27 and September 30 to write the exam between November 1 and November 15. For information on exam eligibility and...

ARNM Associate Membership Now Open to LPNs

The Association of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (Association) has created a new Associate membership category. This category offers licensed practical nurses (LPNS) and registered psychiatric nurses (RPNs) the benefits of membership while the Association explores the...