Advanced Competency Certification

Certain specialized health care services may be performed only if a member holds an advanced competency certificate.

The specialized health care services for the practice of audiology are:

(a) vestibular assessment and management; and
(b) cochlear implant management.

The specialized health care services for speech-language pathology are:

(a) fibreoptic endoscopic evaluation and management of voice disorders;
(b) fibreoptic endoscopic evaluation and management of swallowing disorders;
(c) voice restoration through the use of voice prostheses;
(d) swallowing and voice restoration through the use of tracheotomy tubes or speaking valves;
(e) videofluoroscopic assessment of adult swallowing disorders; and
(f) videofluoroscopic assessment of pediatric swallowing disorders.

Program of Study and Training Summaries for each of the above specialized health care services above are available from the CASLPM office.

To apply for Advanced Competency Certification, please complete the appropriate form and email it to the CASLPM office:

Advanced Competency Certification Application – Audiology

Advanced Competency Certification Application – Speech-Language Pathology