Train to become a Licensed Practical Nurse

Fortis College in Norfolk, VA: Practical Nursing (LPN)

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Offering LPN and healthcare education in VA – along with other growing career fields – you can gain the theory, laboratory and clinical experience for an entry-level career as a practical nurse. Care for patients of all ages, ethnicities, cultural groups and stages of wellness/illness in a variety of clinical settings.

Are you 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 school in Virginia, then we urge you to consider Fortis!  The Fortis program in Practical Nursing prepares students to sit for the NCLEX-PN exam upon graduation. 

The LPN programs in VA provide the theory, laboratory and clinical experiences to prepare students for an entry-level position in Practical Nursing. Nursing theory guides clinical practice. The clinical portion of the PN nursing program provides students with hands-on experience; providing nursing care to patients of all ages, ethnic and cultural groups, and stages of wellness/illness in hospitals and other health care agencies affiliated with Fortis. In addition, the clinical atmosphere of the PN program will enable the student to observe first-hand the behaviors that are crucial to employability in those agencies.

Upon completion of the LPN program at FORTIS College in VA, students must take the NCLEX-PN examination to obtain licensure as a practical nurse. We are proud of our nursing facilities and would love the opportunity to give you a tour of the local campus.  Request information to learn how to get started in one of our programs today! 

Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.

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