Assessment Centre

Access to Practical Nursing assessment (PN Access)

The PN Access assessment may be required by some candidates applying to the Access to Practical Nursing program. To determine if you need to take this assessment, contact a VCC program advisor.

PN Access sample

To schedule an appointment for a PN Access Assessment, please complete the request form.

You can also book in person at the VCC Assessment Centre at the Broadway Campus or call 604.871.7093, option 6.

Picture identification is needed to enter the assessment room (ie: valid passport, driver's license, PR card, BC Service Card, etc.).

To reschedule your PN Access assessment appointment, we require 24 hours notice to avoid a $15 rescheduling fee.


Assessment fees are non-refundable.

The cost for the PN Access assessment is $30 and is payable by cash, debit card, or credit card, when you make your appointment.

Payment can be made in person or by phone with a credit card. 604.871.7093, option 6. For security purposes, please do not leave credit card information in a voice mail.

Duplicate results letters can be generated at an additional fee. Call us at 604.871.7000, ext. 7094 or email us for more information.