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THE BRETC
EXAM

A registration examination for EMG technologists is offered by the Board of Registration for Electromyography Technologist of Canada (BRETC).

About the Registration Exam.

The purpose of the examination is to assess the competence of the individual to effectively carry out the technical task in an EMG laboratory. Candidates technical skill, insight, adaptability and theoretical knowledge is evaluated during a two part examination. The Board was formed to serve as the certifying body for EMG Technologists in Canada with the objectives below.

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To maintain and enforce the national standards of knowledge and proficiency in electromyography technology

To administer and conduct appropriate examinations to assess the knowledge and proficiency of electromyography technologists

To assist in the educational process for electromyography technologists as the Board deems necessary

To issue certificates of recognition to those who successfully passed the examination and to permit them to use the designation, Registered Electromyography Technologist, R.T. (EMG)

WHERE WE WORK.

This board is comprised of physician members of the Canadian Society of Clinical Neurophysiologists (CSCN) EMG Section and registered technologist members of the Association of Electromyography Technologists of Canada (AETC).

NOTICE
Due to a higher than normal volume of applicants for the 2021 BRETC Examinations, exam applications received after the July 28th 2021 deadline will NOT be accepted.
Please contact bretc@aetc.ca to complete your application as soon as possible.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE
July 28th 2021
 

EXAM DATES
 

​Written exam: Saturday October 23rd 2021
Toronto Rehab, University Center - Toronto, ON

Technical exam: Sunday October 24th 2021
Toronto Rehab, University Center - Toronto, ON

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