Examination Schedule

Ontario Clinical Sciences Exam 

Below is the Ontario Clinical Sciences Examination (entry-to-practice examination) schedule for candidates seeking registration with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario. NOTE: This exam replaced the NPLEX II entry-to-practise exam in Ontario as of April 15, 2019. Read more about the Ontario Clinical Examinations.
The exam schedule for the 2021 calendar year will be posted October 2, 2020.

Exam Date

Registration Opens

Exam Registration & Accommodation Request Deadline*

Timetable Notices Released

Exam Results Released


Feb 20, 2020 

  Dec 16, 2019

Jan 16, 2020

Mar 7, 2020

Mar 25, 2020


Aug 13, 2020**


 Sept 29, 2020
(New Date)
 Aug 4, 2020  Aug 27, 2020  Sept 22, 2020  Nov 3, 2020  

*Registration will close on this date OR once registration for the exam has hit capacity. Registration caps may be adjusted to ensure social distancing measures can be enforced. This information will be posted with the exam registration link.

**Should scheduling changes be necessary due to COVID-19, the College has reserved an alternate date to provide candidates with a fair and equal opportunity to sit the exam this year. If the exam is postponed, alternate date information will be posted on this page.

The exam schedule for the 2021 calendar will be posted October 2, 2020.