What's Included?

Online Classroom

  • A detailed review of examinable content for Part 2 of the OCE.
  • Over 170 practice scenarios with detailed answer keys.
  • Frameworks to help you effectively communicate and organize your clinical reasoning. 


1 on 1 Three Hour Mock Exam

  • Once you register, you will be able to select a time slot for your 1 on 1 mock exam. You do not have to select your time slot until you are ready.
  • The Mock Exam includes:
    • Part 1: 2 case study questions
    • Part 2: 4-5 vignette questions 
    • Detailed feedback during your session as well as a report card following your exam. The report card will include feedback on your strengths, weaknesses, and practice scenarios to work on.


We are currently working on Part 1 materials for the OCE

Those who purchase this course will have the option to upgrade to the full OCE course (Part 1, Part 2 and Mock Exam) when it becomes available. 

If you need help with Part 1 for the October exam, please reach out to me.

Ready to register?

Over 170 Practice Scenarios

Detailed answer keys and frameworks

During the OCE you will need to quickly organize your thoughts and demonstrate your knowledge of the subject while following an organized approach

Detailed Lessons

We have gone through 100's of real life cases and broken down key concepts from each practice standard. We also provide strategies to help you communicate your clinical reasoning effectively!

For example: How to communicate with people who have aphasia, dementia, language barriers, intubation, and trauma.

1 on 1 Three Hour Mock Exam

Start studying early and have the flexibility to book your Mock Exam when you feel ready.

The 3 hour Mock Exam includes 2 case study questions (Part 1) and 3-4 vignette questions (Part 2). Candidates will also be sent a detailed report card after the Mock Exam.

Take a peak inside the course

  • 1

    Getting Started

    • What is covered in this course

    • How to navigate this course

    • Course frameworks

    • References

    • Booking your Mock OCE

    • Mock OCE Checklist

    • Find a Study Partner Database

  • 2

    Advertising

    • Responsible advertising

    • What information can and cannot be advertised?

    • Social media

    • Discounts

  • 3

    Boundaries and Sexual Abuse

    • Therapeutic relationships vs non-professional relationships

    • Commonly seen professional boundary issues

    • Setting boundaries

    • When a boundary is crossed

    • What is abuse?

    • Sensitive practice

    • Important elements of draping

  • 4

    Collaborative Care

    • Collaboration with the patient

    • Collaboration with other health care practitioners

    • Issues during collaborative care

  • 5

    Communication Skills

    • Outcomes associated with good communication

    • Strategies to improve therapeutic communications

    • Scenario specific communication strategies

    • Communication with those involved in patients care

  • 6

    Conflict of Interest

    • What is a conflict of interest?

    • How to avoid real or perceived conflicts of interest?

    • Examples of conflicts of interest

    • Incentives

  • 7

    Consent

    • Informed consent

    • Capacity to give consent

    • Substitute decision-maker

    • Exception to consent - urgent or emergency health care

    • Involving others in care

    • Mature minor

  • 8

    Controlled Acts and Restricted Activities

    • What is a controlled act?

  • 9

    Essential Competencies

    • Essential competency profile outlined for OCE

  • 10

    Ethics

    • Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) Code of Ethics

    • Physiotherapist roles

  • 11

    Fees, Billing and Accounts

    • Responsibilities

    • Clearly stated fees

    • Packages and discounts

    • Benefits fraud

  • 12

    Infection Control and Equipment Maintenance

    • Infection transmission routes

    • Hand hygiene

    • Advantages of alcohol-based hand sanitizer

    • Environmental cleaning strategies

    • Isolation precautions

    • Donning and doffing

    • Equipment maintenance

  • 13

    Leaving a Practice Checklist

    • Requirements to fulfill when leaving a practice

    • Updates to registrant's college profile

  • 14

    Liability Insurance Requirements

    • Liability insurance

    • Registering with the college

  • 15

    Physiotherapy Scope

    • Physiotherapy Scope

  • 16

    Privacy

    • PHIPA, HIC, IPC

    • Patient chart access

    • Steps to esure privacy

    • Privacy breaches

    • Ensuring electronic privacy

  • 17

    Providing or Refusing Care

    • Elements of providing care

    • Key elements to providing and refusing care

    • What are the negative impacts of poor time management?

    • Time management tips

    • Prioritize patient care

  • 18

    Record Keeping

    • Charting requirements

    • Financial records

    • Record retention and disposal

    • PTA documentation

  • 19

    Reporting Obligations

    • Mandatory report to provincial college

    • Mandatory reporting to local authority

    • Suspected self-harm

    • Mandatory reporting to work safe board

  • 20

    Restricted Titles, Credentials and Specialty Designations

    • Physiotherapist title

    • Credentials

    • The use of term, "specialist"

  • 21

    Virtual Practice

    • Pillars of providing tele-rehabilitation

  • 22

    Working with Physiotherapist Assistant

    • What is a physiotherapy assistant?

    • Assigning care and supervision

    • When assigning care is not appropriate

    • Documentation

    • Electrophysical agents and the PTA – general principles

  • 23

    1. Supervision and assigning care to support personnel (PTAs, Rehabilitation Assistants)

    • Assigning a Task to Physiotherapy Assistant (PTA) Framework

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 6-9

    • Practice Scenarios 10-12

    • Practice Scenarios 13-14

    • Practice Scenarios 17-18

    • Practice Scenarios 15-16

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 24

    2. Expectations regarding fees, billing and account oversight

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 6-8

    • Practice Scenarios 9-12

    • Practice Scenarios 13-14

    • Practice Scenarios 15-17

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 25

    3. Addressing discrepancies between employer expectations and professional standards

    • Managing a Discrepancy with a Superior Framework

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 6-7

    • Practice Scenarios 8-10

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 26

    4. Conflict resolution

    • Recognize the Conflict Framework & Conflict Resolution Principles Framework

    • Conflict Framework Examples

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 4-6

    • Practice Scenarios 7-8

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 27

    5. Confidentiality and privacy

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 5-7

    • Practice Scenario 8-10

    • Practice Scenario 11-12

    • Practice Scenario 13-15

    • Practice Scenario 16-18

    • Practice Scenario 19-20

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 28

    6. Infection control and prevention

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 4-7

    • Practice Scenarios 8-9

    • Practice Scenarios 10-13

    • Practice Scenarios 14-15

    • Practice Scenarios 16-17

    • Practice Scenarios 18-19

    • Practice Scenarios 20-21

    • Practice Scenarios 22-25

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 29

    7. Professional boundaries

    • I Think, I Feel, I Want Framework

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 6

    • Practice Scenarios 6 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 7-9

    • Practice Scenarios 10-11

    • Practice Scenarios 12-14

    • Practice Scenarios 15-18

    • Practice Scenarios 19-21

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 30

    8. Ethical issues

    • About Ethics

    • Informed Consent Framework

    • Consent to treat chart

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 6

    • Practice Scenario 6 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 7

    • Practice Scenario 7 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 8

    • Practice Scenario 8 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 9

    • Practice Scenario 9 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 10

    • Practice Scenario 10 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 11

    • Practice Scenario 11 - Answer Key

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 31

    9. Prioritizing care and time management

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 4-6

    • Practice Scenarios 7-8

    • Practice Scenarios 9-10

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 32

    10. Physical and emotional safety of the patient

    • Risk Management Framework

    • Risks in practice

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 6

    • Practice Scenario 6 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 7

    • Practice Scenario 7 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 8

    • Practice Scenario 8 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 9

    • Practice Scenario 9 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 10

    • Practice Scenario 10 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 11

    • Practice Scenario 11 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 12

    • Practice Scenario 12 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 13

    • Practice Scenario 13 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 14

    • Practice Scenario 14 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenarios 15-16

    • Practice Scenarios 17-18

    • Practice Scenarios 19-20

    • Practice Scenarios 21-22

    • Practice Scenario 23-24

    • Practice Scenarios 25-26

    • Practice Scenario 27-29

    • Practice Scenarios 30-33

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered

  • 33

    11. Communication strategies

    • Communication Strategies Framework

    • Communicating with a Challenging Patients/Family Member Framework

    • Practice Scenario 1

    • Practice Scenario 1 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 2

    • Practice Scenario 2 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 3

    • Practice Scenario 3 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 4

    • Practice Scenario 4 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 5

    • Practice Scenario 5 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 6

    • Practice Scenario 6 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 7

    • Practice Scenario 7 - Answer Key

    • Practice Scenario 8

    • Practice Scenario 8 - Answer Key

    • Practice Standards and Resources Covered