Interim Competency Evaluation

The Nova Scotia College of Physiotherapists has developed an Interim Competency Evaluation process that will be utilized whenever a national clinical evaluation is unavailable for a period of 12 months or more.  Please follow the links for further details:

Policy on Interim Competency Evaluation

Committee Members and Terms of Reference

Eligibility Criteria

Application Resources 

The postponements and eventual cancellation of the clinical component of the National Physiotherapy Competency Exam have caused significant ambiguity for Nova Scotia Resident Physiotherapists on their next steps to fully entering the profession.  The Interim Competency Evaluation is a pathway to full licensure for these individuals.  Progress on the design and implementation of the process are available here: