Nursing Foot Care | Assiniboine Community College

Nursing Foot Care

Duration/Start: Variable

Credential: Document of Achievement

This program demonstrates the principles and practices of Foot Care as defined and established by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Manitoba (CLPNM) Nursing Foot Care Standards.

Participants are introduced to the anatomy, structure and function of the lower extremities. Nursing assessment of the lower extremities, common foot afflictions, tools and the interventions necessary for safe and effective basic nursing foot care will be explored. Assessment and use of foot care instruments and products, gait differentiations, footwear, consultation and referral of clients, and evaluating the effectiveness of foot care, and client education are included.

Students have the opportunity for supervised application of foot care theory and skills in both the classroom and the clinical area.

Once all courses within the program are completed, the student will receive a Document of Achievement which they send to CLPNM with a transcript to become licensed as a Foot Care Nurse in Manitoba.


The next intake for this program is Fall 2019 in Brandon and Winnipeg.



Fast Facts

Duration/Start Variable

Credential Document of Achievement

Credits 12.00

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery Yes

International Students No

Study Options
Continuing Studies
Distance Education