Category Archives: CELBANPrep University

One of the most searched topics, on the internet, for Internationally Educated nurses is, “Free CELBAN Preparation Material.”

Is that what you are looking for? Before we begin, let us consider what that means, and how much free material costs you in the end. “โ€ฆ

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Did you know that one of the most common questions asked by Internationally Educated Nurses is about the, “CELBAN vs IELTS?”

The reason for that is because in Canada there are two exams to choose from to establish your English proficiency. They are the CELBAn and the IELTS, but many Internationally Educated Nurses find it difficult to acquire the required score on the IELTS, so they start investigating the alternative. What many do not understand is that the CELBAN is …

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Have you ever struggled with getting a high English score on the IELTS or CELBAN?

You are not alone! Hundreds and thousands of Internationally Educated Nurses face this situation every year. But it doesn’t have to stay that way!โ€ฆ

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Are you looking for a solid, trustworthy CELBAN reviewer?

CELBANPrep University has been preparing Internationally Educated Nurses for the CELBAN since 2009. That is why CPU is where Wise I.E.Ns come to prepare for the CELBAN.

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Would you like to learn a bit about CELBANPrep University?

Did you know that we have been assisting Internationally Educated Nurses since 2009? That’s right. Since 2009, Internationally Educated Nurses from around the world, and across Canada, have come to CELBANPrep to prepare for the Canadian English Language Benchmark Assessment for Nurses.

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Learn the 3 Things You Didn’t Know about CELBAN Writing

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At CELBANPrep University’s virtual campus we offer more than you can imagine. That is why this 2-minute video is about 3 things you might not know about preparing for CELBAN writing through CPU.

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Where do I start? Iย believe that am wasting time without having any material to start with my exam preparation.

Dear Kim,

Thank you for the interest in helping me out. I believe that am wasting time without having any material to start with my exam preparation. If I can have something from you now I will also appreciate it Thanks


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CELBAN Preparation in the ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฒ US, the ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡งUK, and ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia

Written 2021

Dear Friends,

The changes to the CELBAN, now that there is an online Computer Based Test, the CBT, have created ripples going outward.

  • Now that the CELBAN is available online…
  • Now that the CELBAN is available internationally…
  • Now that you are able to take the CELBAN more than 3 times…

Changes are happening at CELBANPrep as well. All 400 posts on Dear Kim are being updated. While updating posts like:

I have also been updating all the posts about CELBAN online courses, CELBAN online classes and CELBAN material.

But what I realized, is that although so many people come to Dear Kim to learn about the CELBAN and CELBAN preparation, only one IEN wrote me from the US, asking me about the LPN process. And, only one wrote to me asking how to prepare for the CELBAN from the UK.

So, despite the 400 articles, none answer questions for people located in the USA! Only one was written for IENs in the UK! I am about to change that!

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๐Ÿค” How much does CELBANPrep cost?

Written 2021

Dear Friends,

COVID has changed our lives substantially. But some of the changes are good. After 10+ years of the CELBAN being delivered face to face and only in Canada with the announcement of the Computer Based Test, CELBAN CBT, in January of 2021:

  • The CELBAN is available online,
  • It is available internationally, and
  • IENS can take the CELBAN more than 3 times.

What that means is that as a service provider, CELBANPrep is changing too. As a result all of the articles on Dear Kim have to be updated. With more than 400 posts and 700 comments that is alot of content to wade through. The hope is to have the entire blog updated for Canada Day: July 1st, 2021.

(When you are reading articles on Dear Kim, look for “Updated 2021” at the top to know if the post is current and updated.)

Today I was updating Where should I start? originally posted in January 2015. So much has changed since then.

In writing that post I began answering the question, “How much does it cost?” I decided to create a new and separate post on that topic.

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CT4 TRAPPED IEN โ€“ โ˜€๏ธ I took celban twice and I didn’t get expected score

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Hello Kim,

I would like to prepare for celban with you. I would like to let you know that I took celban twice and I didn’t get expected score. Very first time I was with you.

First result: L-8, R-9, W-7, S-7

Second result: L-10, R-10, W-6, S-6

Naturally, I won’t go for my third trial without your permission.  Please enroll me with you. Dosen’t matter, I will work for some extra hours. But I would pay you happily. And, I am sure that with your valuable guidence, I will definately pass this test. I am ready to work hard and also will improve my mistakes according to your guidence.

Thank you very much for your time and consideration,



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