By completing the jurisprudence course, applicants gain greater knowledge of the regulatory framework that guides nursing practice in Alberta. It highlights self-regulation and how laws, standards and organizational policies impact nursing practice. Ultimately,
awareness of nursing jurisprudence assists to uphold public safety, assist in the provision of safe and ethical care, and outline scope of nursing practice.
There are a total of six chapters. You will need approximately 15-20 minutes to complete each chapter.
Each chapter is completed with a short quiz that may be taken anytime and as many times as needed to achieve a pass score of 70% or higher. You will receive a certificate of completion when you successfully complete all six chapter quizzes.
Advance preparation is not required. All the information to successfully complete the chapter quiz is included in each chapter. You may enter and leave the course anytime, with your work saved.