In order to graduate with a DCS in Respiratory & Anaesthesia Technology, students must have completed the following :
- Passed all program courses – these include everything on the grid including all general education courses
- Passed the English Exit Exam
- Passed the Comprehensive Assessment (Épreuve synthèse de programme)
Comprehensive Assessment / Exit Examination
At the successful culmination of six semesters of study the student will be expected to pass a written comprehensive exit examination (Épreuve Synthèse) which evaluates the student’s proficiency in all the professional, science and general courses of study which the student has studied over 3 years in the program.
Following successful completion of this final examination the student will be issued a DCS in the program and will be able to apply for a permit from the Ordre Professionel des Inhalotherapeutes to work as a respiratory therapist. This permit allows the Respiratory therapist the portability to work anywhere in Canada.