Can I work in another sector as part of my post-graduation employment commitment?

No. The BEGIN program is intended only for PSWs and RPNs looking to expand their careers with new pathways in the Long-Term Care (LTC) and Home and Community Care (HCC) sectors in Ontario. After graduating, program participants agree to commit to a year of employment in either the LTC or HCC sectors, for every year, […]

Who is eligible to apply?

The BEGIN Program is open to Personal Support Workers (PSWs) and Registered Practical Nurses (RPNs) who are currently enrolled in accredited and approved Ontario Colleges and Universities (PSW to RPN or RPN to RN). Applicants must have Canadian citizenship or permanent resident/landed immigrant status, reside in Ontario, and be willing to work in Long-Term Care […]