CLPNA Vision, Mission, Mandate & Strategic Plan

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) is the regulatory (licensing) organization for Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) in Alberta, Canada.

Strategic Plan

DOWNLOAD – CLPNA’s Strategic Plan 2017-2020 (PDF)

The College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta (CLPNA) believes everyone in the health system needs to be looking forward and working together to create a high quality, responsive health system that meets the challenges of the future.

As part of CLPNA’s commitment to ensuring the Licensed Practical Nurse profession is equipped with the skills of tomorrow, the Council develops an annual Strategic Plan to guide CLPNA’s plans for the next three and 10 years.

Our Mandate

“To regulate and lead the profession in a manner that protects and serves the public through excellence in Practical Nursing.”

Our Vision

Transforming the licensed practical nurse profession and influencing a quality person-centred system.

Mission for the Profession

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) of Alberta are progressive nursing professionals who provide quality, safe, competent, and ethical care in collaboration with clients, families and other providers.

  • LPNs provide holistic person-centred care including physical, psychosocial and spiritual health.
  • LPNs advocate for and respect client choice and dignity.
  • LPNs are accountable for the care they provide.