Registration:

Registration with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists (NSCP) can be a simple process and begins by you selecting and then clicking on the scenario below which best describes your current professional status. By clicking on your selection you will be provided with the information and requirements you must meet in order to register with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists.

Select the statements below that best describes what it is you want to do:


(a)  I received my physiotherapy education outside Canada and wish to start the process of registering so as to practice Physiotherapy in Canada.

(b)  I have successfully completed Part One of the National Physiotherapy Competency Exam (QE or Qualifying Exam) and am looking to register with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists so as to practice physiotherapy in Nova Scotia.

(c)  I have successfully completed both parts of the National Physiotherapy Competency Exam, (QE and the Clinical), am not yet working as a physiotherapist and am looking to register with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists so as to practice physiotherapy in Nova Scotia.

(d)  I am presently working outside Nova Scotia in a Canadian jurisdiction as a physiotherapist and am looking to register with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists so as to practice physiotherapy in Nova Scotia.

(e)  I am returning to practice in Nova Scotia as a Physiotherapist and am looking to register with the Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists so as to practice physiotherapy in Nova Scotia.

(f)  Registration information for the applicant, currently registered and clinically practicing in another Canadian Jurisdiction and applying for a Provisional Cross Border Practicing License to practice in Nova Scotia.

Entry to Practice Physiotherapy in Canada: 

Entry to Practice Physiotherapy in Canada

Registration Forms:

Registration Flow Chart

Pre-Registration Checklist for IEPT's

Registration Checklist

Registration Guide

Initial Registration Form

Registration Appeals Process

Registration Forms: Cross Border Practice

Cross Border Practice Registration Flow Chart

Advisory Cross Border Practice

Guidelines for Physiotherapists Cross Border Practice

Provisional Registration Form, Cross Border Practice

Application Checklist Cross Border Practice

Cross Border Practice - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Other:

NSCP Commitment to Labour Mobility

Bridging Programs in Canada

For Sponsorship forms click on the "Downloads - Forms" tab above and to the left.

For Temporary Registration in NS (re sporting or educational event) or for a Resignation form click on the "Downloads - Forms" tab above to the left and look under Miscellaneous Registration.

Registration Fee (payable in Canadian funds):

Annual fee: $430.00

Three consecutive months fee: $215.00