Partnership with University of New Brunswick (UNB)

We are pleased to advise that COHNA-ACIIST has entered into an agreement with UNB to promote continuing education. UNB has a long and successful history of providing occupational health and safety training to Canadian industry. In partnership with subject matter experts across the country, UNB has recently expanded and now offers a Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing.

UNB Director of Business Development, Kelly O’Brien stated, We are very excited to be collaborating with COHNA-ACIIST on a very special co-marketing relationship to help create awareness of the online certificate program. UNB takes pride in the special partnerships we have to serve the needs of Canadians, and working with COHNA-ACIIST will be a significant step forward in terms of serving this important profession.”

There are several programs and courses related to occupational health nursing practice that members can avail of and use for continuous learning hours and they include:

  • Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing (COHN)
  • Pathway to Coping (PTC)
  • Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (COHS)
  • Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS)
  • CRSP Preparation course
  • Certificate in Management Essentials (CME)

COHNA-ACIIST will receive a percentage of the course registration fee when members register using the link through our website. To register for a course or one of the programs of study listed above, and for more information go to

Yours Truly

Cathy Dormody RN BN COHN(C) // President

Occupational Health Nurse