Preparation course for the CCFP exam

March 17 and 18, 2018

Time details:

  • March 17, 2018 - 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
  • March 18, 2018 - 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Location: Health Sciences Centre, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB

Cost: $1,550

Register via Fax at (403) 270.2330

This course is designed for practice-eligible physicians who are preparing to undertake the CCFP Exam. It will provide participants with an overview of the principles of family medicine, an overview of the patient-centered clinical method, an introduction to the Simulated Office Oral (SOO) component of the exam, skills and strategies to use in patient interviews that can be applied to the exam, six practice SOOs with feedback from experienced examiners, pre-course practice with Short Answer Management Problems (SAMPs) and feedback, an opportunity to practice writing SAMPs in an exam-like setting and to discuss the SAMP component of the exam.

Note: Content of this course is not endorsed by the College of Family Physicians of Canada nor is it reviewed by the Board of Examiners at the College to ensure alignment with the CCFP certification examination. Participating in the course does not guarantee success on the certification examination.

Visit the event website for more information or contact Rosario Villalobos, (403) 210.6275,

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