Fluency in English or French is a requirement to become licenced in Canada.
Good communication skills are essential to practice physiotherapy in Canada.
If you completed your physiotherapy education (both classroom and clinical components) in one of the countries listed below, you do not need to prove your language fluency:
- New Zealand
- Republic of Ireland
- United Kingdom
- United States
To do this you must successfully complete one of CAPR’s pre-approved language tests.
Learn more about this requirement in Assessment Requirements.