Change of Status

If you want to change your practicing status (i.e. from practicing to non-practicing), your licence level in Saskatchewan (i.e. from PCP to ACP), follow these steps to complete your change of status.

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1. Change of Status Application

Sign in to your Your Account and submit the Change of Status form found under the Applications tab.

2. Change of Status Fee

The change of status fee is $50.00. If you are moving from non-practicing to practicing status, you will also be charged the applicable practicing fees.

Payment can be made by Visa or MasterCard when submitting your application. You may also pay by eTransfer (send the correct amount to payments@collegeofparamedics.sk.ca), money order, certified cheque or employer cheque but note that your application will not be processed until payment has been received. Personal cheques are not accepted. 

3. Transcripts and Certificates

When moving up a licence level, evidence of successful completion of a CMA-accredited training program or an equivalent program approved by Council is required. Download the Request for Transcript and have your institution forward original transcripts directly to SCoP. A copy of your certificate should be uploaded with your application.

4. Licensing Exam

If you are moving up levels, to Primary Care Paramedic or Advanced Care Paramedic, you will be required to write the national licensing exam in order to receive an unrestricted licence. 

5. Mandatory Certificates

If you are moving up a level, or changing from non-practicing to practicing, copies of the following mandatory certificates are required to be uploaded with your application. All certificates must be current and not expired. 

For EMR

  • BLS-HCP (C)

For PCP

  • BLS-HCP (C)
  • ITLS or PHTLS - Basic

For ACP

  • BLS-HCP (C)
  • ITLS or PHTLS - Advanced
  • ACLS
  • PALS or PEPP Advanced

For CCP

  • To change your status to CCP, use the Document Upload form to update the following requirements:
  • BLS-HCP (C)
  • ITLS or PHTLS - Advanced
  • ACLS
  • PALS or PEPP Advanced
  • NRP

6. Continuing Medical Education (CME)

If you are changing your status from non-practicing to practicing, you'll need to upload proof of continuing medical education. 20 CME credits are required for each licence level. Visit CME Opportunities  for a list of training available. More information on CME and exceptions can also be found under Renewal Instructions.