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  • Registration Open! 2016 NCLEX Conference for Canadian Educators

    Registration is now open for the 2016 NCLEX Conference for Canadian Educators; a one-day, educational conference that provides NCLEX program updates offered by the experts that develop and administer the exam. This conference will be held in Toronto, Ontario on Monday, April 18, 2016. For more information, please see the brochure.

  • Now Available! 2016 NCLEX Examination Candidate Bulletin
    Posted: 12/7/2015

    Effective January 1, 2016, the 2016 NCLEX Examination Candidate Bulletin will serve as your guide from before to after the NCLEX, including important contact information, details on how to register, the NCLEX Examination Candidate Rules and results processing. This publication is available in both English and French.

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