Dates: May 2023
Location(s): TBC
Registration Period: Winter 2023
Deadline: March 2023


  • A graduated physiotherapist
  • SPC Member and in good standing
  • Current First Responder Certification
  • Successfully passed the Certificate Written Exam (within the past 3 years)
  • 200 hours (minimum) document practical experience
    • experience must be gained in at least two (2) sports
    • a minimum of 75 hours per sport
    • one (1) sport must be a contact sport (i.e. hockey, football, lacrosse, etc..)
    • report should highlight responsibilities and skills practiced, particularly taping
  • Letter of recommendation from a recognized SPC Mentor

EXAM FEE: $800 + tax

LANGUAGE(S): English / French
REGION: East / West
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– Upon completing the registration form, candidates must also submit their supporting documents using the link provided in order for their application to be deemed complete.
– Candidates are to block the entire weekend. Switches – date / time, will not be permitted. Creating the exam schedule is incredibly complex and time consuming, we appreciate your understanding.
– Priority will be given to candidates who reside within each exam region. Please do not apply “out of region”.

– Cancellations received prior to the registration deadline will receive a full refund, minus a $75 administrative fee
– Cancellations received after the registration deadline until a month before the exam will receive a 50% refund
– Cancellations received within a month of the event are not eligible for a refund, unless a medical or extenuating circumstance can be provided

Candidates should expect an email within a month of the event with their date/time slot.

Resources, including the Certificate Marking Guide (example), can be accessed: