What is physiotherapy Alberta College + Association??
Physiotherapy Alberta - College + Association regulates Alberta's physiotherapy profession and acts as an association by providing member services. Physiotherapy Alberta's main purpose is to protect the public by ensuring the delivery of quality physiotherapy care.
How do I become a physiotherapist in Alberta??
To practice as a physiotherapist in Alberta and use the titles physiotherapist or physical therapist, or abbreviation PT, an inpidual must be registered with Physiotherapy Alberta. The information in this guide is for Canadian educated applicants who have not completed the Physiotherapy Competency Examination.
Is the University of Alberta's physical therapy program accredited in Canada??
The Master of Science in Physical Therapy program at the University of Alberta has completed the accreditation review process administered by Physiotherapy Education Accreditation Canada (PEAC).
Why is physiotherapy Alberta required to provide demographic information??
Under the Health Professions Act, Physiotherapy Alberta is required by law to provide demographic, education and practice information to the Minister of Health and Wellness for health workforce planning purposes.