How long does it take? How much does it cost? Here’s a detailed breakdown of the cost of becoming a nurse in New Zealand with registration timeline.
~I moved to New Zealand, winter of 2012 so to get the best possible answer for aspiring NZRN applicants I asked two overseas nurses who obtained their NZRN license in 2020 and 2021.
This is the breakdown of timeline and cost between a CAP Applicant vs Non- CAP Applicant:
00:00 My NZRN timeline and cost (2012)
00:19 Acknowledging the changes
01:00 Case 1: CAP Applicant (Detailed Breakdown)
09:03 Recap of Case 1: Timeline & Cost
10:00 Case 1: Non-Cap Applicant (Detailed Breakdown)
12:32 Recap of Case 2: Timeline & Cost
13:29 Question of the day
13:40 CAP vs Non-CAP Applicants (Reflection)