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Standards of Practice on Restricted Activities, Advanced Practice, and Supervision

Document Type: Standards
Last Updated: March 31, 2023
Approver: Council


The CLPNA is required to create standards of practice explaining the minimum requirements of LPNs performing restricted activities. This document outlines the minimum standards and expectations an LPN must adhere to when performing restricted activities and advanced practice. These standards provide clarification and direction on the provision of a restricted activity and performing in an area of advanced practice. Additionally, this document includes minimum supervision requirements for LPNs performing those restricted activities, or LPNs supervising other individuals performing restricted activities.


June 2022 – Removal of CCPNR Perioperative Standards of Practice references.

March 2023 – Revised to include supervision requirements.