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Who We Are

The Canadian Board for Respiratory Care, (CBRC) is a non-profit organization producing examinations for credentialing at the entry to practice level.


The examinations produced by the CBRC test Respiratory Therapists prior to entering into active practice. The National Alliance of Respiratory Therapy Regulatory Bodies National Competency Profile directs all skills and knowledge tested on the examinations produced by the CBRC for entry to practice.




Vision and Philosophy

The goal of the Canadian Board for Respiratory Care is to provide an examination for credentialing of the highest educational caliber.


The Board of Directors will strive to achieve and maintain an examination which is bilingual in nature and national in character.


The examination will be fair to all candidates and adhere to the strictest psychometric standards.


The content of the examination reflects the recommended occupational profile of the certification and licensing bodies, reflective of a current job analysis.