Prospective candidates may apply to the CPA Clinical Specialty Program at any time.

If you would like to submit for a particular assessment period, please send your application to specialization@physiotherapy.ca by the deadlines listed below. Applications that are received after the deadline will be carried over to the next assessment period.

 

Spring 2019 Program Entry Deadlines

Application deadline: April 4, 2019

Stage I candidate submission deadline: May 4, 2019

Stage I results: July 25, 2019

Stage II candidate submission deadline: September 12, 2019

Stage II case-based discussions (oral presentation): Scheduled throughout October & November 2019

Stage II results: February 15, 2020

Fall 2019 Program Entry Deadlines

Applications due: October 31, 2019

Stage I candidate submission due: November 30, 2019

Stage I results: February 28, 2020

Stage II candidate submission due: April 13, 2020

Stage II case-based discussions (oral presentation): Scheduled throughout May 2020

Stage II results: August 31, 2020

 

Spring 2020 Program Entry Deadlines

Application deadline: April 1, 2020

Stage I & II candidate submission deadline: July 1, 2020

Stage I results / Stage II case-based discussions (oral): September 1, 2020

Stage II results: November 1, 2020

Fall 2020 Program Entry Deadlines

Application deadline: October 1, 2020

Stage I & II candidate submission deadline: January 15, 2021

Stage I results / Stage II case-based discussions (oral): March 1, 2021

Stage II results: May 1, 2021

 

Other documents for download:

Program Information

CSP Application Form

CSP Candidate Handbook

CSP Policies & Procedures

Top 10 CSP FAQs

How to Apply to the CSP Program (PPT)

 

Program Fees

Provincial taxes will also apply

CPA Members pay:

Application fee: $500 (non-refundable)


Stage I fee: $1,200

Stage II fee: $950

Total: $2,650

Non-Members pay:

Application fee: $500 (non-refundable)


Stage I fee: $2,200

Stage II fee: $1,300

Total: $4,000

 

The Clinical Specialty Program is recognized by Employment and Social Development Canada as a professional activity for physiotherapists and is eligible for a tax benefit.