AECs (Attestations d’études collégiales) are career-oriented programs specifically designed for adult students. They may be offered on a part-time or full-time basis giving the student the professional tools required to succeed on the job.
Nursing Intensive Program DEC
The two year Nursing Intensive program begins every January and runs consecutively for twenty-four (24) months including a two (2) week break in between semesters and statutory holidays. Students graduate in December with a college diploma in Nursing and are eligible to write the Professional Nursing Licensing exams in March. The program is full time (20-30 hours/week) and most classes are during the day. Clinical is a mix of days and evenings staring in 3rd semester.
Professional Integration into Nursing in Quebec for Internationally-Educated Nurses
This program is designed to allow Internationally-educated nurses who wish to become licensed in Québec to complete the Consolidation of Nursing Skills or Professional Integration stage required by the “Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec” (OIIQ). This program also prepares the students for the Professional Licensing Examination set by the OIIQ that will allow them to practice nursing in Quebec in the capacity of Registered Nurses (RN).
Refresher Program For Registered Nurses
A full-time day program designed to prepare you for a RETURN TO NURSING after four (4) years or more out of the workplace.