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A message from CAASPR
Following extensive stakeholder and expert consultations CAASPR is pleased to confirm November 21, 2020 as the revised date for the previously postponed October 3rd, 2020 Canadian Entry to Practice (CETP) examinations. The November 21, 2020 examinations will be offered exclusively at pre-approved and designated Canadian sites ONLY. Physical distancing and personal protective measures will apply and meet the local public health authority guidelines. Examination eligibility is determined by CAASPR. Candidates who have been 'Approved' or 'Conditionally Approved' to sit the November 2020 examination will receive further email instructions and information regarding the examination enrollment.
Transition to In Person Services
NSCASLP is pleased to report that Dr. Strang, the Chief Medical Officer of Health has approved the NSCASLP’s plan for re-opening and authorized audiologists and speech-language pathologists in private practice to re-open starting June 5. For a copy of the approved plan please click here and for a copy of the letter from Dr. Strang please click here.
The CAASPR portal is now open at caaspr.ca and new applicants, who are not licensed with another Canadian college, are encouraged to register through the portal to determine eligibility for the exam. Once vetted through CAASPR, please return to nscaslp.ca to apply for a temporary license with proof of liability insurance. Please note the new CETP exam has been postponed from October 2020 until sometime in 2021 TBD. We will keep you posted on any updates.