Certification Testing Sites and Dates (Canada)

Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist and Certified Plastic Surgical Nurse

For more information and the registration application, go to www.psncb.org


Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS) Exam

The Plastic Surgical Nursing Certification Board is pleased to announce the Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS) exam!
To be eligible to apply for certification, the candidate must:
1. Be currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the United States, its territories or Canada, and
2. Practice within one of the following specialties: Plastic/Aesthetic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Dermatology, or Facial Plastic Surgery (ENT)
3. Have a minimum of two (2) years of nursing experience as a registered nurse within one of the listed Core Specialties above in a general staff, administrative, teaching, or research capacity within five (5) years prior to application, and
4. Have spent at least fifty percent (50%) of practice hours within the core specialties during two (2) of the preceding five (5) years.
5. Have your Medical Director endorse your application.

International Society of Plastic Aesthetic Nurses - www.ispan.org

Regulation of Health Product Advertising in Canada-

Proposed Practice Standards and Guidelines for RN’s, RPN’s and NP’s administering Aesthetic Injections.

Normes de pratique proposées et lignes directrices pour les infirmières, les infirmières cliniciennes et les infirmières praticiennes administrant les injections esthétiques