Did you know that all of our meetings and education offerings are listed under the events button on the home page!
The CFNA holds six education webinars for members per year. The webinar schedule is listed under events on the home page.
Do you know of an education event coming up that you would like our members to know about? Please contact our Education/ Communication Coordinator.
Forensic nursing educational courses/ programs:
There are a number of educational offerings available in Canada (on campus and distance education) for nurses interested in forensic studies. Please contact the Institutions listed below for more information.
- B.C – British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) – Forensic Science and Technology
- BCIT offers a Forensic Health Studies option designed for health care workers involved in forensic examinations.
- Alberta – Mount Royal University – Forensic Studies
- Mt. Royal offers the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) course. The content of this course meets requirements of IAFN to prepare SANEs who wish to later write the optional certification exam.
- Saskatchewan – University of Saskatchewan – College of Nursing
- U of Sask offers forensic courses at the undergraduate and graduate level.
- Ontario – Humber College – Certificate in Mental Health and Forensic Practice http://calendardb.humber.ca/LIS/WebCalendar/CE/ProgramOffering.do?name=06581
- Ontario – George Brown College – Forensic Case Management http://coned.georgebrown.ca/owa_prod/cewskcrss.P_ProgStream?area_code=PA0048&stream_code=PS0675
- Ontario – Seneca College – Forensic Investigative Studies http://www.senecacollege.ca/fulltime/FOR.html
- Nova Scotia – St. Francis Xavier University –Distance Nursing/Continuing and Distance Education StFX offers a 6 credit undergraduate online course in Forensic Nursing http://www.sites.stfx.ca/continuingeducation/distance_nursing/science_specialty
- USA – Visit the IAFN Education page for a list of forensic programs offered.
- USA – CriminalJusticePrograms.com offers the most complete directory of Forensic Nurse programs in the US. It contains all of the nationally accredited programs from across the country. http://<a href=”http://www.criminaljusticeprograms.com/”>Criminal Justice Programs</a>