Continuing Education

Nursing foot care

Nursing Foot Care

Cost: $1500 + supply kit and textbook
Prerequisite: Students must be an active, licensed: RN, LPN, RPN, or NP (Nurse Practitioner) to take this course. Certification will be confirmed.

This course includes an in-depth focus on:

  • Assessment of the foot and lower limb
  • Prevention and education for the client with diabetes to assist in preventing diabetic foot complications
  • Sterilization and infection control procedures used in reprocessing instruments
  • Excellent review of the process and resources needed in starting your own business

On completion, students have their own foot care ‘kit’ including four sets of instruments and supplies needed to start their foot care career.

This course meets the Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses (CAFCN) competencies and the Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA).

Tuition: $1500
Supply kit: $450 (plus 5% GST & 7% PST)
Sponsored students: Payment due upon registering

Next steps: 

  1. Provide nursing license number with expiry date and personal email when registering.
  2. Registered students will receive an email with instructions to logon one business day before the course starts. Ensure the email address where you want to receive the message is accurate when registering. Check your junk folder, if you do not see it in your Inbox. For technical support logging in or navigating the online learning system, please contact:
  3. Online course work (theory-based learning) is completed for the next 8 weeks, textbook is required.
  4. Upon completion of the online course work, students are required to attend the 3 day clinical (applied practice). Note: If a student must postpone clinical due to unforeseen circumstances, a $200 deferral fee will be charged by PEDEd to move to the next available clinical date.
  5. Supply kits are distributed at clinical.

No refunds are issued once the course starts and clinical supplies are non-refundable.

Note: This is a course, please refer to Student Resources for a Glossary of terms.

Sep 3-Oct 27 | 80253, online course work 8 weeks

Oct 25-27 |Onsite Clinical, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (face-to-face, 3-day applied practice) 
at the: Senior Come Share Society, 15008 26 Ave, Surrey, BC

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for winter/spring courses

Registration for fall courses will open on July 2, 2019

University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)

33844 King Road, Abbotsford, BC

Canada V2S 7M8


The University of the Fraser Valley is situated on the unceded traditional territory of the Stó:lō peoples. The Stó:lō have an intrinsic relationship with what they refer to as S'olh Temexw (Our Sacred Land); therefore, we express our gratitude and respect for the honour of living and working in this territory.