Date(s) - 24/10/2019
If there are any changes for this location candidates will be contacted by email or telephone.
The PA Cert Exam cost is $720. It is 4 hours in duration and consists of 250 multiple choice questions.
We recommend you arrive at the certification examination location 1.5 to 2 hours prior to the stated start time. If you are late, you will not be permitted into the test room and will be considered a “NO SHOW”.
It is important that you bring a copy of your registration confirmation letter and a copy of your receipt to the certification examination location. You must also bring government issued photo identification such as a driver’s license or passport. Please ensure the name on the identification is the same as the name that appears on the registration form. Exact locations will be provided in the registration confirmation letter.
- Registrations will be sent to the Canadian Forces Health Services Branch for operational or financial purposes from candidates indicating they are a regular or reserve member of the Canadian Forces. Any applicant that indicates they have graduated from a CFMSS PA program but are NOT current CAF members; registration will NOT be sent to the Health Services Branch.
- Canadian PA programs with candidates registering to write the PA Cert Exam in the last two months of their training will provide PACCC with a list confirming the names of each enrolled student that has completed core competencies and are eligible to challenge the PA Cert Exam. Candidates whose names do not appear on the provided list will be redirected to their PA Program and their registration form will be rejected.
- All Special Accommodation requests and supporting documents MUST be included with PA Cert Exam registration. Requests for special accommodations received after registration will NOT be accepted. See the Special Accommodation Policy including request form on the CAPA website at capa-acam.ca under the PACCC logo.
- The registration deadline for the 2019 PA Cert Exam is 4 October 2019. NO REGISTRATIONS OR REQUESTS FOR SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THIS DATE.
Please refer to the Exam Dates and Exam Eligibility pages found under the PACCC logo on the CAPA website for more helpful information.