Train to become a Licensed Practical Nurse

Fortis Institute in Port St. Lucie, FL: Practical Nursing (LPN)

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Are you looking for LPN schools in Florida or possibly considering nursing as a career path?  At FORTIS you can pursue an education to prepare to become a Practical Nurse.  If you want to attend nursing program Florida, then we urge you to consider FORTIS!  Our LPN programs in Florida prepare students to sit for the NCLEX-PN exam upon graduation. 

The Practical Nursing curriculum at FORTIS provides the theory, laboratory and clinical experiences to prepare students to sit for the NCLEX licensure exam and pursue an entry-level position in Practical Nursing. Nursing theory guides clinical practice. The clinical portion of the PN nursing curriculum includes hands-on experience providing nursing care to diverse patient populations in hospitals and other health care agencies. In addition, the clinical portion of the PN program will enable the student to observe first-hand the behaviors that are crucial to employability.

Upon completion of the LPN program, students must apply to take the NCLEX-PN examination to obtain licensure as a practical nurse (LPN). We are proud of our nursing facilities and would love the opportunity to give you a tour of one of the schools in Florida.  Request information to learn how to get started in one of our schools in Florida today!


This is a hybrid program, which means that the majority of the program is taken at the campus and several courses within the program (less than 50% of the program) are taken online. The program’s blend of on campus and online courses allows students to experience all the support and services our school has to offer as well the flexibility and convenience of online classes.*

*The number of classes taken online varies each term, and some terms in the program may be taught entirely on campus. Speak to one of our admissions representatives for more information.



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