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November 28, 2012 10:00 ET

CDI College Now Accepting Applications for Practical Nursing Program in Surrey

A rewarding career as an LPN starts with the right education

SURREY, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 28, 2012) - CDI College in Surrey is now accepting applications for the Practical Nursing program. In just a year and a half, students will be prepared to write the Canadian Practical Nurses Examination (CPNRE) exam and become productive members of a healthcare team in BC.

The hands-on teaching style at CDI College helps students connect with the material and prepares them for the tasks they'll face on the job. Graduates of the Practical Nursing program agree that their education has helped them excel in the field.

"I'm a tactical learner. I need to be doing something to help me learn it," says Richard Jepson, CDI College Practical Nursing grad. "It's good to have the book learning, it's good to listen to teachers lecture, but applying all three helps people learn better. It certainly helped me."

It also helps grads pass their CPRNE exam on the first try. The most recent graduating class of Practical Nursing students from CDI College will enter the workforce will their heads held high. Graduates from the Vancouver campus achieved a 100% pass rate in September 2012 thanks to their hard work and dedication over the past year.

"The Practical Nursing grads from CDI College have a lot to be proud of," says Larry Heinzlmeir, VP of Marketing at CDI College. "We wish them the best of luck in their future careers and know their training will help them to have successful careers in the healthcare sector."

The Practical Nursing program at CDI College provides students with the hands-on training they need to enter the fast-paced healthcare field. Finding work in hospitals, doctors' offices, schools, group homes and other settings, Practical Nursing grads are able to help citizens maintain, and build on, their health and wellness.

For more information on the Practical Nursing program at CDI College in Surrey, call 1.877.404.4353 or visit cdicollege.ca. Connect with CDI College Practical Nursing alumni on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

About CDI College

CDI College, Canada's leader in career training, has been helping students achieve career goals and aspirations for more than 40 years. With 25 campus locations across Canada, CDI College offers more than 50 industry-influenced diploma programs in the fields of business, technology and healthcare. CDI College's practical, hands-on learning experiences prepare students to enter the working world with the skills they need to succeed.

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