VIDEO: Regulation Changes for Alberta LPNs

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) implemented the changes to the Licensed Practical Nurses Profession Regulation (LPN Regulation) effective February 1, 2020.

RELATED – Regulation leads to new Standards and Policy on Restricted Activities and Advanced Practice

The CLPNA’s registration management has been streamlined and the LPN scope of practice, especially regarding restricted activities and areas of advanced practice for LPNs, has been clarified.

This video presentation provides an overview of the Standards of Practice on Restricted Activities and Advanced Practice and accompanying policy, with specific focus on the following areas:

  • Register categories
  • Restricted activities
  • Advanced authorizations
  • Advanced Practice

For questions, contact the CLPNA’s Professional Practice team at Ask CLPNA,, 780-484-8886 or 1-800-661-5877 (toll-free in Alberta).