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Exam Dates & Locations

Spring 2024 Registration Examination

The next registration examination will be held in Spring 2024.

Applications for the Spring 2024 registration examination will be processed from November 15, 2023.

The deadline for the application, including related documents and payment, must be received by 12 pm (noon) PST on Friday, January 5, 2024.

Candidates are required to complete three components of the registration examination:

  • Online exam: Clinical Knowledge & Theory
  • Performance-Based Assessment (practical exam)
  • Online exam: Law, Ethics & Professionalism

Theory Exam: Clinical Knowledge & Theory


  • March 14, 2024 or
  • March 15, 2024

Time: 3.5 hours


  • Metro Vancouver *
  • Kelowna
  • Victoria

The exam is held in a proctored computer lab. Venue details will be provided by email to exam candidates prior to the exam date.

Performance Based Assessment

Candidates can choose to attend the Performance Based Assessment (PBA) on one of these dates*:

  • February 27 – March 2, 2024 or
  • March 5-8, 2024

The PBA will be held in Burnaby (Metro Vancouver). Venue information will be provided by email to exam candidates prior to their exam date.

Law, Ethics & Professionalism (LEP)

Candidates are enrolled in the online LEP course as soon as they complete scheduling the LEP exam in the Applicant Portal.

Candidates are advised to begin the Law, Ethics and Professionalism course at their earliest opportunity.

Completion of the ten-module online course by 12 pm (noon) PST on Friday, March 8, 2024 is a pre-requisite to the online LEP exam.

The exam is held in a proctored computer lab.


  • March 11, 2024 or
  • March 12, 2024

Time: 90 minutes


  • Metro Vancouver
  • Kelowna
  • Victoria

Venue information will be provided by email to exam candidates prior to the exam dates.

Accommodation (related to disabilities)

If you require accommodation for a documented disability, please submit your request for accommodation by the application deadline, January 5, 2024. For forms and instructions, see CMTBC’s Policy on Accommodating Candidates with Disabilities.

Summary of Important Dates, Spring 2024 registration examination

  • January 5, 2024, 12 pm (noon) PST: deadline for application and payment of exam fees, and application for accommodation
  • February 27 – March 2, 2024 or March 5-8, 2024: Performance-Based Assessment, Burnaby (Metro Vancouver)
  • March 11 or March 12, 2024: Law, Ethics & Professionalism online exam (Metro Vancouver), Kelowna, and Victoria
  • March 14 or March 15, 2024: Clinical Knowledge and Theory Exam (Metro Vancouver), Kelowna, and Victoria

Enhanced Safety Protocols

The safety of all persons involved in the registration examination is paramount. Enhanced safety protocols are followed, to minimize the risk of transmission of communicable diseases. Safety protocols are consistent with public health and safety guidance provided by BC’s Provincial Health Officer and the BC Centre for Disease Control.

If you have any questions regarding the above, please email [email protected] or call 604.736.3404 ext. 102 (toll free in North America at 1.877.321.3404 ext. 102).

CMTBC Registration Examination

CMTBC’s registration examination is generally held twice a year: once in late winter/spring and once in late summer/fall.

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