In line with public health guidance, CPAWSB encourages vaccination to minimize risks associated with Covid-19. However, there is no requirement to be vaccinated to attend a CPAWSB exam centre.

In line with public health guidance, CPAWSB encourages vaccination and mask wearing to minimize risks associated with Covid-19. Writers who have symptoms of illness when they arrive at the exam centre may be required to defer their exam.  

In addition, all writers and exam staff will be required to: 

  • Answer health screening questions before entering the exam centre.
  • Adhere to capacity limits.
  • Adhere to any safety measures in place at venues.

Individuals choosing to wear a mask are encouraged to bring their own masks. 

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In line with public health guidance, CPAWSB encourages vaccination to minimize risks associated with Covid-19. However, there is no requirement for individuals who are not vaccinated to provide proof of a negative Covid-19 test.

If you exhibit symptoms of illness before your exam, please contact cpamodule@cpawsb.ca for CFE/PEP exams and prepexams@cpawsb.ca for preparatory course exams to discuss options available to you to withdraw from or postpone your exam. Please do not arrive at an exam centre if you have symptoms of illness, as you will be sent home and told to contact your health region for further instructions. Supporting medical documentation will need to be provided to waive exam withdrawal/deferral fees. 

You will be required to meet the health and safety requirements set out by the region or province you are writing your exam in. You will be contacted by that region directly to confirm the requirements and any applicable processes prior to the exam.