The 2017 required competency is CPR certification.
CPR (re)certification must be completed during the 2017/2018 cycle.
CPR-C certification must either be a CPR-C, BLS or HCP level certification from one of the following five providers:
- Canadian Ski Patrol (CPR-C)
- Heart & Stroke Foundation (BLS for HCP (C), BLS, CPR-C)
- Lifesaving Society (CPR-C)
- Red Cross (CPR-C or HCP)
- St. John Ambulance (CPR-C or HCP)
Thirty (30) Continuing Competence credits are awarded for completion of one of the aforementioned certifications.
When recording the completion of the required competency select the CPR Certification Activity Type.
Members who have not fulfilled the required competency will not be eligible to renew their 2019 practice permit.
Members can view their continuing competence requirements under the continuing competence tab in the member portal.
Members who have been recently registered for the General Register (between October 1, 2017 – present) are not required to complete the 2017 required competency.