The CEBN examination development methodology is competency-based, an approach recommended for high stakes assessments such as testing graduates of health...More

Blueprint Development

The CASN National Education Framework provides the basis of the CEBN. The educational outcomes for baccalaureate programs of nursing, referred to as essential...More


The CEBN will be piloted to 300 candidates in February through April 2019. Schools from all regions in Canada are...More


To provide the CEBN in both official languages, a rigorous translation/adaptation process was undertaken. CASN employed a Canadian translation method...More

Test Plan

Canadian Examination for Baccalaureate Nursing Test Plan  


Canadian Examination for Baccalaureate Nursing: References