The purpose of the Safety Program is to prepare practitioners in traditional Chinese medicine to practise according to expected safety standards, procedures and processes when offering TCM services to patients, and ensure registered members engage in safe practices, and continue to maintain and upgrade their competencies in safe practices. All applicants must successfully complete the Safety Program Test for registration with the CTCMPAO.
The Safety Program Test is an open-book test held at the CTCMPAO office. The Safety Program Handbook, published by the CTCMPAO, is the only handbook you are allowed to bring to the test.
Refer to the Safety Program Test Guideline for Candidates for detailed test instructions and requirements, and sample test questions.
To register for the test, complete and submit the Application for Safety Program and Jurisprudence Course Test to the College.