Appendix 1

Appendix 1 – Education Credential and Qualifications Assessment (DOWNLOAD)

Country-Specific Document Requirements

If you graduated from a physiotherapy program in one of the countries listed below, please review the specific document requirements for your file.

Country  Document Requirements
Bangladesh

Official academic records (mark sheets, statement of marks, marks cards, etc.) must be attested by the Registrar or Controller of Examinations at the issuing university. The university must send the attested documents directly to CAPR in a stamped/sealed envelope. Official academic records will not be accepted from the college.

Your college must submit attested documentation regarding your clock hours/contact hours/theory and lab hours. This information should be submitted with Form D – Document Request Form.

China

You must request an English credentials report for the degree certificate, graduation certificate (Benke) and transcripts from the China Academic Degrees and Graduate Education Development Center (CDGDC). You must also request attested/verified copies of your degree certificate, graduation certificate (Benke) and transcripts in the original language from the CDGDC. All of these documents must be sent directly from the CDGDC to our office in a stamped/sealed envelope.

You must request a copy of your program syllabus from your physiotherapy school. A copy is required in both the original language and in English. If the school can only provide a copy in the original language, then CAPR will send you a copy of the original document to be translated into English.

You must submit a notarized copy of your entry-level physiotherapy degree certificate in Chinese and a certified English translation of the degree. You must also submit a notarized copy of your graduation certificate (Benke) in Chinese and a certified English translation of the graduation certificate (Benke).

Cuba Official academic records (transcripts, mark sheets, statement of marks, marks cards, etc.) and degree must be attested by the Consultoría Jurídica Internacional (CJI). The CJI must send the attested documents directly to CAPR in a stamped/sealed envelope. Official academic records will not be accepted from the university.
Egypt We require a copy of your clinical internship certificate/internship completion certificate. You can submit a notarized copy of this document with your credentialling application package, or you can ask your school to submit an attested copy of this document.
India

Official academic records (mark sheets, statement of marks, marks cards, etc.) must be attested by the Registrar or Controller of Examinations at the issuing university. The university must send the attested documents directly to CAPR in a stamped/sealed envelope. Official academic records will not be accepted from the college.

Your college must submit attested documentation regarding your clock hours/contact hours/theory and lab hours. This information should be submitted with Form D – Document Request Form.

We require a copy of your clinical internship certificate/internship completion certificate. You can submit a notarized copy of this document with your credentialling application package, or you can ask your college to submit an attested copy of this document.

Nigeria

You must request your final secondary examination results (e.g. West African Senior School Certificate) to be attested by the appropriate examining body, based on which council issued the certificate, and sent directly to our office from The West African Examination Council (WAEC) or National Examination Council (NECO) in a stamped and sealed envelope that lists WAEC or NECO as the sender of all packages, including courier packages.

You must obtain a new WAEC or NECO scratch card and send it to the CAPR office by mail. We will only accept unscratched cards.

If you had direct entry into the second year of study, you must also provide documentation for prior study, e.g. IJMB exam certificate, A-level results, National Certificate of Education, National Diploma or Higher National Diploma. This document must be attested by the appropriate examining body and sent directly to our office in a stamped and sealed envelope that lists the appropriate body as the sender of all packages, including courier packages.

Pakistan

You must request their higher secondary/intermediate certificate of examination AND the mark sheets/result card to be verified by either the Controller of Examinations from the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education OR the Secretary of the Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, based on which Board issued the certificate. These documents must be sent directly from the Board to our office in a stamped/sealed envelope.

Official academic records (mark sheets, statement of marks, marks cards, etc.) and official physiotherapy degree must be attested by the Higher Education Commission (HEC). The HEC must send the attested documents directly to CAPR in a stamped/sealed envelope. Official academic records and physiotherapy degree will not be accepted from the college or university.

Your college must submit attested documentation regarding your clock hours/contact hours/theory and lab hours. This information should be submitted with Form D – Document Request Form.

We require a copy of your clinical internship certificate/internship completion certificate. You can submit a notarized copy of this document with your credentialling application package, or you can ask your college to submit an attested copy of this document.

The Philippines

Your school must submit attested documentation regarding your clock hours/contact hours/theory and lab hours. This information should be submitted with Form D – Document Request Form.

We require a copy of your clinical internship certificate/internship completion certificate. You can submit a notarized copy of this document with your credentialling application package, or you can ask your school to submit an attested copy of this document.

Ukraine

You must arrange for your diploma and academic transcripts to be verified and attested by the Information and Image Center (ENIC Ukraine) under the Ministry of Education and Science. All of these documents must be sent directly from the Information and Image Center (ENIC Ukraine) under the Ministry of Education and Science to our office in a stamped/sealed envelope.

You can also arrange for translations of your diploma and academic transcripts to be verified and attested and sent by the Information and Image Center (ENIC Ukraine) under the Ministry of Education and Science. Or, you can arrange for the native language documents to be translated by a certified translator.

Your school must complete Form D – Document Request Form and send this directly to our office.

 

If you have any questions about the documents that are required for your file, please contact the CAPR Client Services Team by email at credentialling@alliancept.org or by phone at 416.234.8800.