Home > Professional Practice > Continuing Competence

Continuing Competence

A personalized program for continuing competence promotes ongoing safe, ethical and competent practice and offers nurses opportunities to pursue and achieve professional growth throughout their careers. Ultimately, continuing competence contributes to public protection.

National Framework - Continuing Competence [PDF, 184.4 KB] 
Download a PDF of the National Framework

CNA: Understanding Self-Regulation [PDF, 255.1 KB] 
Download a PDF of the CNA: Understanding self-regulation

Peer Feedback

To give the best quality practice in a changing environment, you must not only assess your potential for professional growth, but also integrate it with a peer's assessment of you. Peer feedback is simply a way to check on or improve your professional practice.

Peer Feedback - Learning from each other
College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia, 2005.

NurseONE.ca's Standard Peer Review Template [PDF, 120.5 KB]

Continuing Competence by Jurisdiction

Nursing Jurisdictions