Dear students,

As Alberta has gradually lift COVID-19 related restrictions, we now have received a clear guideline for the upcoming 2020 Licensing Examination.

  1. Eligibility
    All ACATCM graduating students (current 3rd-year students) will be eligible for the 2020 Licensing Examination. Our administration office will assist students with application needs. Your transcripts will be sent to CAAA directly from our administration office. At this time the clinical practicum requirement for writing the exam has been waived.
  2. Licensing
    After a candidate successfully passes the licensing exam he/she will be required to confirm 500-hours clinical training completion and have graduated to receive their Acupuncture license.
  3. Clinical Hours
    All clinical training requirements of the CAAA (500hrs) must be done in person.

With the application process opening on June 1st, 2020, students can go to CAAA website for further information under EXAMINATION. Additional and related information can be found here:

Please see below links for updated information and forms:

ACATCM will host a Zoom meeting with graduating students to discuss and digest the above information in the coming days.

Best regards,


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