Numerical Exam – Nov. 3rd, 2020

Regulatory Exam – Nov. 4th, 2020

Risk Exam – Nov. 5th, 2020

The deadline for applications to write the exam is Friday, June 5th, 2020.


All CSAP applicants are required to write and pass exams. To help applicants prepare for the exams, we have put together a series of guides. These provide important information about the examination format and content and include a syllabus and list of suggested reference materials for each part of the examination.

Following are the links to the CSAP Examination Guides prepared for 2019 candidates.
Any changes to the Ministry legislation and guidance documents after August 28th, 2020 will not be included in the November 2020 examinations.

Health Canada documents may be ordered by request to Health Canada at:

The CSAP examination programs incorporate the Standards for Education and Psychological Testing. The Standards are recognized worldwide as the criterion to judge whether examinations have been designed to be psychometrically sound and legally defensible.

The Society Roster qualifying examination is intended to be run on a cost-recovery basis. The fees stated below have been set to recover 100% of the examination development and administrative expenses incurred. Additional expenses will be subsidized by Contaminated Sites Approved Professionals Development funding.

Examination Fees

Numerical Standards – Technical:
$750.00 + GST = $787.50

Risk-based Standards – Technical:
$750.00 + GST = $787.50

$750.00 + GST = $787.50

Payment for the Examination fees are due by September 6th, 2020.

Applicants have until October 20th, 2020 to formally withdraw in writing, and have their examination fees returned to them.

In order for an exam to be held it is necessary to have at least three approved applicants taking the same exam.

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