Writing the Certification Exam

The certification exam is offered three (3) times a year. Exam sittings are scheduled in January, May and September.

The next available exam sitting is January 2017. CAMRT is transitioning to computer-based testing, and information about the format and dates of the January exam will be published here by September 30, 2016. The exam will be available at test centres across Canada. It is a 4-hour, 185-question exam.

If you are a student member with CAMRT, you already have a user account set up for you. Retrieve your CAMRT ID and password before registering online.

If you are not a CAMRT member and have never registered for a CAMRT certification exam or a CAMRT continuing professional development course, you will need to click here to create a new account before registering to write the exam.

Please log in and complete the online application form, which is due approximately 3 months before the exam. Completed applications and fees for the certification exams must be received at CAMRT by the application deadline noted in the chart below. All applicable fees must accompany the application. Late or incomplete applications will not be processed.

Once payment is processed, you will receive an e-mail confirming registration for exam. After September 30, you will receive exam updates and information on exam centre selection by email from certification@camrt.ca.

Examination Dates and Fees
Post-exam Comments
Special Needs Accommodation
Additional Administrative Fees
Obtaining Your Examination Results