1. Acquire a four-year, university baccalaureate degree (See admissions requirements for the Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) Program of the University of British Columbia)

  2. Graduate from an accredited physiotherapy program. See Canadian institutions offering accredited physiotherapy programs. In BC, there is only one institution, the University of British Columbia, that offers an accredited physiotherapy program. For further details, please, visit the UBC’s Department of Physical Therapy website

  3. Successfully complete a national Physiotherapy Competency Examination (PCE). To learn more about the PCE, please, visit the website of the Canadian Alliance of Physiotherapy Regulators

  4. Register with a provincial physiotherapy practice regulating organization and acquire a licence to practice physiotherapy. In BC, the licensing board for physiotherapists is the College of Physical Therapists of British Columbia.