How to Apply to become Nurse Practitioner with ARNPEI

Please note: To practice as a Nurse Practitioner with ARNPEI under the category of Nurse Practitioner Endorsement you must first meet the eligibility criteria for registration and licensure as a registered nurse with ARNPEI prior to being assessed for eligibility for a Nurse Practitioner Endorsement. Applying for initial registration and licensure as a registered nurse and endorsement as a nurse practitioner can be done simultaneously.

  1. Those currently registered and licensed for practice as a registered nurse with ARNPEI and have successfully completed a Nurse Practitioner education program, please submit to ARNPEI the NP Application by Exam package.
  2. Those previously registered and licensed for practice as a registered nurse with ANRPEI and have successfully completed a Nurse Practitioner education program, please submit the Registration – Previously Registered in PEI and the NP by Endorsement applications.
  3. Those who have not previously established registration and licensure with ARNPEI and have successfully completed a Nurse Practitioner education program, please submit the Registration – Previously Registered in Canada and the NP by Endorsement applications.