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2021 Clinical Component Preparatory Resources


PREPARATORY MODULES


 

PREPARATORY MODULE 1: PREPARING THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT
This module provides information about setting up your testing environment and web camera and preparing the props you will need for the exam.

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NEW: Click to view/download Supplement to Module 1

 


 

PREPARATORY MODULE 2: TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
This module provides candidates with detailed information about the hardware, software and network requirements for the online exam. This information will allow candidates to confirm the compatibility of their computer systems and networks well ahead of the exam.

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NEW: Yardstick (ProctorU) Port Protocols and Whitelist Information

 


 

PREPARATORY MODULE 3: APPROACHING A VIRTUAL CLINICAL STATION
This module provides information about what to expect from a virtual clinical station and strategies for demonstrating your knowledge and skills in the virtual environment. Seven Clinical Component Practice Stations that CAPR has modified for the virtual environment will be provided as part of this module. Complete Master Checklists for these stations will also be provided.

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PREPARATORY MODULE 4: NAVIGATING THE TESTING PLATFORM
This module provides a comprehensive orientation to the software platform being used to deliver the exam.

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PREPARATORY MODULE 5: CANDIDATE GUIDE TO EXAM POLICIES AND LOGISTICS
This module walks candidates through the virtual Clinical Component from check in to sign off.

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NEW: Supplement to Modules 4 and 5 

 


 

NEW: GUIDE TO TROUBLESHOOTING AND CONTINGENCY MEASURES
This guide provides information about CAPR’s contingency plan for the 2021 Clinical Component, and provides troubleshooting scenarios to help candidates prepare for the exam.

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WEBINARS


 

CANDIDATE ORIENTATION TO THE 2021 CLINICAL COMPONENT
This webinar, recorded live on March 4, 2021, covers all topics addressed in the 2021 Clinical Component preparatory modules. 

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NEW: 2021 CLINICAL COMPONENT TROUBLESHOOTING AND CONTINGENCY MEASURES
This webinar, recorded live on March 15, 2021, includes a presentation about how CAPR will mitigate and manage technical issues related to the 2021 Clinical Component, as well as a segment that addresses troubleshooting and technical questions frequently asked by candidates.

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