The Government of Saskatchewan extends deepest condolences to all the families and friends of those affected by the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.  Support services and resources are available

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A number of pages on the Government of Saskatchewan`s web site have been professionally translated in French. These translations are identified by a yellow text box that resembles the link below and can be found in the right hand rail of the page. The home page for French-language content on this site can be found here:

Renseignements en Français

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Become a Nurse

Education and Training

Registered Nursing/Registered Psychiatric Nursing

The University of Saskatchewan College of Nursing provides nursing education in inter-professional health care, research, practice, innovation, capacity building, and policy development. It offers programming in Saskatoon, Regina and Prince Albert. 
  
The University of Regina Faculty of Nursing provides nursing education to meet the current and future health care needs in Saskatchewan.

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing prepares registered psychiatric nurses to meet the challenges of modern health care delivery.  

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing  also offers the Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing, in partnership with the University of Regina Faculty of Nursing.  This program is offered in Regina, Saskatoon and Swift Current.

Licensed Practical Nursing

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing prepares licensed practical nurses to meet the challenges of modern health care delivery.

Regional Colleges:

First Nations and Métis Institutes:
Gabriel Dumont Institute 

Jobs, Bursaries and Grants

Jobs
Find health jobs offered by Saskatchewan’s health regions and the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency

Bursaries and Grants
Search for health bursaries and grants to help you pursue your education.
Learning more about funding your education

About the Nursing Secretariat

The Nursing Secretariat, led by the Chief Nursing Officer, works with health regions and nurses to provide exceptional patient- and family-centred care, nursing care, and service to the people of Saskatchewan.   

The Nursing Secretariat is responsible for:

  • Provincial planning, coordination, and leadership for the nursing workforce; 

  • Monitoring the requirements of nursing workforce; 

  • Developing, implementing, and evaluating policy that furthers nursing research, education, leadership, scope of practice, staff/skill mix, quality workplaces, recruitment, and retention initiatives; and

  • Providing nursing policy and practice guidance, and advice to the Minister, Ministry, health regions, stakeholders, and public. 

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