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Certification Exam


The Certification Examination in Family Medicine is open to College members who have either successfully completed an approved residency training program in family medicine or successfully completed a combination of training and practice experience as outlined in the eligibility guidelines.

Find out if you are eligible to sit the examination.

Getting Ready for Your Exam

Practising In Alberta

While the ACFP has a role in licensure for family physicians in Alberta, we do not grant or regulate practice permits. This role is held by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta (CPSA).

International physicians looking for information on how to qualify for practice in Canada will find helpful information on the following sites.